Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Imp Face, NH
Trails: Imp Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Both ends of Imp Trail are plowed- room for a few cars on the side of the road.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All bridged over 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: Believe it or not, we saw 2 bugs sitting on top of the snow today- not snow fleas.  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: We did this loop clockwise. Up to Imp Face, there was about 2 inches of new snow. We wore snowshoes and were staying on top of the trail. Others before us had postholed quite a bit. We were the first ones on top of the new snow. Beyond Imp Face, the trail appeared less traveled- a little deeper snow up there/not as packed down, but not bad. At the junction with North Carter trail, we evaluated whether or not to do the loop and decided the trail going down the south side looked the same as what we had come up so we kept going. At about 2200-2000 feet, the sun was shining and snow was very soft and sticky and deep. From here down, we were sinking down pretty regularly and pretty far. It got better closer to the bottom.  
Name: Alison R.  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-02-23 
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