Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Moosilauke, Mt. Moosilauke - South Peak, NH
Trails: Gorge Brook Trail, Carriage Road, South Peak Spur, Snapper Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, May 21, 2022
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Road and gate open to the Moosilauke Ravine Lodge. Plenty of cars parked along the road by the time we returned, but finding a spot was not difficult on a nice Saturday. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Snow/Ice - Monorail (Unstable) 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Major crossings are bridged 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Lots of buddies enjoying the day with their humans. Quite a few off leash. 
Bugs: Mosquitos were busy at the trailhead. Black flies in pockets along the trail; enough wind at the summit to keep them at bay today. Carried a bug net but didn't use it. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Trails are in good shape. A fair amount of mushy snow and monorail remain just below treeline, but all was either avoidable or shallow enough to not be a problem. Some pockets of mud and running water, esp. on carriage road & snapper, but nothing problematic to walk through. Carried spikes but did not use them; could've been helpful on a few short stretches but certainly not necessary. Water crossings are all bridged but made for a nice spot to stop and soak our feet on the way back to the car!  
Name: Kluge 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2022-05-22 
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