Backcountry weather

New Hampshire
AMC Destination Status Trail Conditions/Weather Forecast Last Update
Cardigan Lodge
1,392'

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 26 °F
(-3 °C)
Max 34 °F
(1 °C)
Min 26 °F
(-3 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 6"
clear
Access Road: Access road is very muddy and rutted. 4 wheel drive is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.
Best Bets: Dukes and Alexandria ski trails
Trails: 10-20 inches of snow on upper mountain. Hiking trails have snow and ice, so microspikes are highly recommended to summit. Ski trails have some ice higher up, water bars on some lower trails, so spring conditions.
Regional Forecast
02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Carter Notch Hut
3,288'

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 10 °F
(-12 °C)
Max 23 °F
(-5 °C)
Min 10 °F
(-12 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 27"
sunny and breezy
Best Bets: 19 Mile Brook Trail
Trails: All trails are packed and crusty snow, microspikes are recommended.
Regional Forecast
02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Galehead Hut
3,800'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 12/21/2016
Closed
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Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed for the season.
Best Bets: .
Trails: Bridge about 2.3 miles in on the Gale River Trail is out, take caution.
Regional Forecast
12/21/2016
Greenleaf Hut
4,200'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 11/09/2016
Closed
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Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed for the season.
Best Bets: .
Trails: .
Regional Forecast
11/09/2016
Highland Center Lodge
1,900'

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/27/2017
at 08:31 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 31 °F
(-1 °C)
Max 31 °F
(-1 °C)
Min 15 °F
(-9 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours trace 
At stake: 18"
Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
Best Bets: Mt. Willard would be a great choice for today.
Trails: Snowshoes recommended due to rain and warm temps expected later in the day.
Regional Forecast
AMC Trail Conditions Blog
02/27/2017
at 08:31 AM
Lakes of the Clouds
5,050'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 10/30/2016
Closed
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Closed for the season. No shelter is available above treeline.
Best Bets: .
Trails: .
Regional Forecast
10/30/2016
Lonesome Lake Hut
2,760'

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 22 °F
(-6 °C)
Max 28 °F
(-2 °C)
Min 14 °F
(-10 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 33"
Overcast and calm
Best Bets: Lonesome Lake Trail to the hut for some fresh baked goods and beautiful views.
Trails: All trails have a packed base, so microspikes are recommended. Hi-Cannon trail is difficult, so snowshoes are needed.
Regional Forecast
02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Madison Spring Hut
4,800'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 10/30/2016
Closed
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Closed for the season. No shelter is available above treeline.
Best Bets: .
Trails: Closed for the season
Regional Forecast
10/30/2016
Mizpah Spring Hut
3,800'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 10/30/2016
Closed
Temperature
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Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed for the season.
Best Bets: .
Trails: .
Regional forecast
10/30/2016
Mt. Washington
6,288'

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/27/2017
at 05:37 AM
Temperature
Currrent 8 °F
(-13 °C)
Max 18 °F
(-8 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 1.4"
At stake: 73.2"
02/27/2017
at 05:37 AM
Pinkham Notch
2,032'

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/27/2017
at 05:37 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 27 °F
(-3 °C)
Max 29 °F
(-2 °C)
Min 18 °F
(-8 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours trace 
At stake: 18"
02/27/2017
at 05:37 AM
Tuckerman Ravine
3,800'

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 19 °F
(-7 °C)
Max 19 °F
(-7 °C)
Min 11 °F
(-12 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 63.6"
cloudy and light wind
Best Bets: Tuckerman Ravine Trail or Lion Head Winter Route
Trails: All trails are well-packed and icy, microspikes are recommended. Ice axe and crampons are needed for safe travel above the cabin.
Higher Summits Forecast
Mt. Washington Avalanche Center
02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Zealand Falls Hut
2,700'

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 24 °F
(-4 °C)
Max 26 °F
(-3 °C)
Min 18 °F
(-8 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 2"
At stake: 28"
partly cloudy and breezy
Access Road: Zealand road is closed.
Best Bets: Zealand Trail to hut
Trails: Trails below the hut are packed, so snowshoes/skis/microspikes are recommended. Trails above the hut are packed to Zealand Mountain, so snowshoes or microspikes are recommended.
Regional Forecast
02/27/2017
at 08:25 AM
Maine
AMC Destination Status Trail Conditions/Weather Forecast Last Update
Gorman Chairback Lodge & Cabins

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/26/2017
at 09:23 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 33 °F
(1 °C)
Max 48 °F
(9 °C)
Min 33 °F
(1 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 21"
Partly sunny with temps. falling to around 25F by 5 p.m. West wind 13 to 16 mph, gusting up to 28 mph.
Access Road: The road to the winter parking lot is plowed and open. Use caution and proceed slowly as some sections may be slippery. The road also has some open sink holes marked by flagging tape. Please go around these areas. Watch for log trucks and oncoming traffic. The Winter Parking Lot is muddy but should firm up as temps. drop.
Best Bets: Trout Brook Trail to Long Pond Trail.
Trails: Trails have Spring conditions varying from wet snow to hard packed snow. Use caution. The trail across Long Pond is CLOSED. Pleasant River Trail between West Branch and Little Lyford is now CLOSED.
Regional Forecast
AMC Trail Conditions Report
02/26/2017
at 09:23 AM
Little Lyford Lodge & Cabins

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/26/2017
at 09:23 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 28 °F
(-2 °C)
Max 49 °F
(9 °C)
Min 28 °F
(-2 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 24"
Partly sunny, with temps. falling to around 23F by 5 p.m. West wind 14 to 16 mph, gusting up to 28 mph.
Access Road: The road to the winter parking lot is plowed and open. Use caution and proceed slowly as some sections may be slippery. The road also has some open sink holes marked by flagging tape. Please go around these areas. Watch for log trucks and oncoming traffic. The Winter Parking Lot is muddy but should firm up as temps. drop.
Best Bets: Hedgehog Gate Trail
Trails: Trails have Spring conditions varying from wet snow to hard packed. Use caution. The trail across Long Pond is CLOSED. Pleasant River Trail between West Branch and Little Lyford is now CLOSED.
Regional Forecast
AMC Trail Conditions Report
02/26/2017
at 09:23 AM
Medawisla Wilderness Lodge & Cabins

Status: Closed
Last Update: 10/10/2016
Closed
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Closed for renovations
Access Road: .
Best Bets: .
Trails: .
10/10/2016
New Jersey
AMC Destination Status Trail Conditions/Weather Forecast Last Update
Mohican Outdoor Center

Status: Open
Last Update: 02/26/2017
at 12:02 PM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 35 °F
(2 °C)
Max 42 °F
(6 °C)
Min 26 °F
(-3 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Mostly cloudy and breezy. Main roads, Camp Mohican Road and driveway are clear.
Best Bets: .
Trails: Rattlesnake Swamp Trail is muddy. All other trails in good condition. Watch for downed trees from yesterday's storm.
02/26/2017
at 12:02 PM
Harriman Outdoor Center

Status: Closed
Last Update: 11/07/2016
Closed
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Closed for the season.
Best Bets: .
Trails: .
11/07/2016