|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Mt. Avalon, Mt. Field, Mt. Tom, NH|
||Avalon Trail, Willey Range Trail, A-Z Trail, Mt. Tom Spur|
|Date of Hike:
||Sunday, February 21, 2021|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||lots full at 10, many parked along 302 |
||Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular |
||Snowshoes, Light Traction |
|Water Crossing Notes:
||all totally bridged/frozen over |
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||2 major duck under on Avalon; a few easy duck unders. generally very good. |
||our two experienced trail pounders had a joyous time, as always |
|Lost and Found:
||Brisk temps, but negligible wind. Patches of blue with overhead clouds and filtered sun. Clouds hung over Presies to just above Ike, but views to west provided hazy sighting along Bond ridge, Twins.|
Packed snowshoe tracks on all trails--about 1/2 & 1/2 snowshoers (mostly us).(best traction) and spikers who added to loose snow especially higher up, and sank deep if stepping off trail.
Hungry grey jays on Field, eager to eat nuts off hands. Where were they on tom??
Maximally beautiful woods with trees covered with snow creating etherial surroundings. A fine time had by all
Kestrel data: Field-->T=12F W=6 WC= -3F Tom--> T=20 W=0
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.