Month: June 2019

North Kinsman, South Kinsman, Cannon Balls, Cannon – 2019-06-29

Destination: North Kinsman, South Kinsman, Cannon Balls, Cannon Trails: Lonesome Lake Trail, Fishin Jimmy Trail, Kinsman Ridge Trail, Hi-Cannon Hike Date: 2019-06-29   Conditions: Wet trail conditions. Where there was ledge (there’s a lot of it), it was wet. Some of it coming down N. Kinsman and across the...

Crag Camp, Mount Adams, Madison Hut – 2019-06-23

Destination: Crag Camp, Mount Adams, Madison Hut Trails: Amphibrach Trail, Spur Trail, Gulfside Trail, Valley Way Hike Date: 2019-06-23   Conditions:All trails were in great condition. There were a couple of stream crossings heading up to Crag Camp along the Amphibrach Trail, but none were problematic. No snow anywhere,...

Black Mtn. Benton NH – 2019-06-01

Destination: Black Mtn. Benton NH Trails: Chippewa Trail Hike Date: 2019-06-01   Conditions: Chippewa Trail is in fine shape. The timber harvests did not effect the trail much, just head straight thru the small cleaning. Equipment: Bug spray. Black flies and mosquitoes were a bit of a pain Trail...

Bald Mountain, Artist’s Bluff – 05-30-2019

Destination: Bald Mountain, Artist’s Bluff.   Trails: Artist’s Bluff/Bald Mountain Loop Trail.   Hike Date: 05-30-2019   Conditions: Trail conditions were great. Mostly dry, except for a bit of mud on the last portion of the Artist’s Bluff Trail portion of the loop, parallel to NH 18.   Equipment:...

Mt. Lafayette, Mt. Lincoln, Little Haystack Mountain – 05-31-2019

Destination: Mt. Lafayette, Mt. Lincoln, Little Haystack Mountain.   Trails: Falling Waters Trail, Franconia Ridge Trail, Old Bridal Path.   Hike Date: 05-31-2019   Conditions: Overall trails were in pretty good condition. A fair bit of mud and running water at points, especially in the last 2 miles of...