Monthly Archives: December 2019

Scaur Peak (New Hampshire Hundred Highest) – 2019-12-22

Destination: Scaur Peak (New Hampshire Hundred Highest) Trails: Pine Bend Brook, bushwhack Hike Date: 2019-12-22   Conditions:Powdery and packed snow most of the way. Very slippery downhill. Traction required uphill Equipment:I used snowshoes, but should’ve used spikes all the way. The trail, especially the rocky/slippery steep sections, was not wide enough for shoes. The stream … Continue reading Scaur Peak (New Hampshire Hundred Highest) – 2019-12-22

Mt Jackson – 2019-12-21

Destination: Mt Jackson Trails: Webster-Jackson Trail Hike Date: 2019-12-21   Conditions:A small layer of fluffy snow over hard packed. At some points the trail was pure ice covered by a thin layer of fluffy snow. Equipment:I used micro spikes the whole hike, as did most everyone else I saw. At the top the snow was … Continue reading Mt Jackson – 2019-12-21

Mount Flume – 2019-12-15

Destination: Mount Flume Trails: Lincoln Woods Trail, Osseo Trail Hike Date: 2019-12-15   Conditions:Mostly hard packed snow and ice on the Lincoln Woods Trail. Some of lower section of Osseo Trail bare ground, otherwise ice, hard packed snow, with fresh snow falling at times. Ladders covered in ice and some snow. Good footholds on and … Continue reading Mount Flume – 2019-12-15