Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Camel’s Hump, VT
Trails: Monroe Trail, Long Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Thursday, April 14, 2022
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: We were the only ones at the parking lot. The road to reach the parking is in horrible condition, tons and tons of potholes and very muddy. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Ice - Black, Wet Trail, Ice - Blue, Wet/Slippery Rock, Ice - Breakable Crust, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Mud - Significant, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Unstable), Snow - Spring Snow, Snow/Ice - Postholes, Snow/Ice - Small Patches 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Part of the trail was literally hiking up a stream but the flow wasn’t too heavy. There were 3 spots where crossing a streams with heavier flow was necessary but there were enough rocks to make it across with dry feet. That said, this could easily change with more rain and snow melt. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Two blowdowns but nothing incontournable.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Hiked with a 3 yr old shepherd/lab mix. She had difficulty at a couple icy patches but overall fine. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: We did this trail entirely bareboot but probably could have used the help of micro spikes. Many icy patches on the second half of the trail and very narrow monorail on a steep slant near the summit. A lot of tree grabbing was necessary to stay upright.  
Name: N.D. 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2022-04-14 
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