Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Lafayette, Mt. Truman, Mt. Lincoln, Little Haystack Mountain, NH
Trails: Old Bridle Path, Greenleaf Trail, Franconia Ridge Trail, Falling Waters Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at Trailhead 3 other vehicles on arrival 28 on return  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Snow - Wet/Sticky, Snow/Ice - Postholes, Slush, Snow/Ice - Small Patches 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All low and easily hoppable 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trails in ok shape with a couple blowdowns causing a walk around in the first 1/2 mile of Old Bridle Path. Falling Waters has an easy stepover approx 1/4 mile before wooden bridge. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: 5 friendly doggos 
Bugs: 1 spider, a few insects 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Nice hike of these peaks. I was able to bareboot until approximately 3300 feet and then micros until Mt Lafayette. Switched back to micros when descending Falling Waters Trail. Lots of bare rock across the ridge chose careful steps bareboot. The trails below treeline still have a decent,solid snow pack in many places with loose granular on top postholing was not an issue today. It was nice seeing many people out enjoying this day.Snowshoes along for the ride today.  
Name: scottb 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-04-20 
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