|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Mt. Lafayette, Mt. Truman, Mt. Lincoln, Little Haystack Mountain, NH|
||Old Bridle Path, Greenleaf Trail, Franconia Ridge Trail, Falling Waters Trail|
|Date of Hike:
||Sunday, April 10, 2011|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow - Wet/Sticky, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Snow - Spring Snow |
||Snowshoes, Light Traction |
|Water Crossing Notes:
||The majority of the ice bridges on Falling waters are gone. The lowest crossing is partially gone with the remainder undermined. |
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||I seperate cross trail and one clump of three cross trail blowdowns on Falling Waters below Shining Rock and above waterfalls. All are 8" to 10" Diameter.
|Lost and Found:
||Snow was firm and barebootable for entire loop, but lower section of Falling waters definitely getting close to "rotten" Still 4' plus up high and 2 to 3 foot down low so a warm day could make for some miserable postholing. |
Disclaimer: Reports are not verified - conditions may vary. Use at own risk. Always be prepared when hiking. Observe all signs. Trail conditions reports are not substitutes for weather reports or common sense.