Backcountry weather

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

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/15/2017
at 08:22 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 7 °F
(-14 °C)
Max 28 °F
(-2 °C)
Min 1 °F
(-17 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 14"
Clear
Access Road: Access road is frozen, plowed and sanded.
Best Bets: .
Trails: Trails are snow covered and icy with snow on ledges of upper mountain. There is over 9 inches of snow on the upper mountain. Micro spikes are needed.
Regional Forecast
12/15/2017
at 08:22 AM
Carter Notch Hut
3,288'

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/15/2017
at 08:18 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 3 °F
(-16 °C)
Max 22 °F
(-6 °C)
Min -1 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 16.5"
Clear with moderate wind.
Best Bets: 19-mile Brook Trail to hut.
Trails: Trails are unbroken. Snowshoes are needed.
Regional Forecast
12/15/2017
at 08:18 AM
Galehead Hut
3,800'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 11/07/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed
Best Bets: .
Trails: Many blow-downs and widow-makers. Use caution on all trails.
Regional Forecast
11/07/2017
Greenleaf Hut
4,200'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 11/07/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed
Best Bets: .
Trails: Many blow-downs and widow-makers. Use caution on all trails.
Regional Forecast
11/07/2017
Highland Center Lodge
1,900'

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/14/2017
at 08:52 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 10 °F
(-12 °C)
Max 18 °F
(-8 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 2"
At stake: 14"
Expect fresh snow, sunny skies and high winds today. Bring lots of layers and snowshoes.
Best Bets: Check out the views of Crawford Notch from Mt. Willard.
Trails: 14 inches of fresh powder make for great snowshoeing.
Regional Forecast
AMC Trail Conditions Blog
12/14/2017
at 08:52 AM
Lakes of the Clouds
5,050'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 11/07/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed for season. No shelter available above treeline.
Best Bets: .
Trails: Many blow-downs and widow-makers on trails. Use caution on all trails.
Regional Forecast
11/07/2017
Lonesome Lake Hut
2,760'

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/15/2017
at 08:17 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 3 °F
(-16 °C)
Max 5 °F
(-15 °C)
Min -3 °F
(-19 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 24"
Clear and calm
Best Bets: Lonesome Lake Trail to hut.
Trails: All trails have deep drifted snow and ice covered rocks. Snowshoes are recommended for safe travel.
Regional Forecast
12/15/2017
at 08:17 AM
Madison Spring Hut
4,800'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 11/07/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed
Best Bets: .
Trails: Many blow-downs and widow-makers on trails. Use caution on all trails.
Regional Forecast
11/07/2017
Mizpah Spring Hut
3,800'

Status: Closed
Last Update: 11/07/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed
Best Bets: Crawford Path.
Trails: Many blow-downs and widow-makers on trails. Use caution on all trails.
Regional forecast
11/07/2017
Mt. Washington
6,288'

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/15/2017
at 08:27 AM
Temperature
Currrent -11 °F
(-24 °C)
Max -10 °F
(-23 °C)
Min -18 °F
(-28 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0.0"
At stake: 14"
Wind chill WARNING through 10 am today. Exposed skin can become frostbitten in as little as 5 minutes.
Best Bets: .
Trails: .
Higher Summits Forecast
Mt. Washington Avalanche Center
12/15/2017
at 08:27 AM
Pinkham Notch
2,032'

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/15/2017
at 08:27 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 9 °F
(-13 °C)
Max 12 °F
(-11 °C)
Min 2 °F
(-17 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0.0"
At stake: 11"
Wind chill near 0.
Best Bets: Break out your snowshoes and head up to Low's Bald Spot via Old Jackson Road.
Trails: .
Regional Forecast
AMC Trail Conditions Report
12/15/2017
at 08:27 AM
Tuckerman Ravine
3,800'

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/15/2017
at 08:12 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 1 °F
(-17 °C)
Max 1 °F
(-17 °C)
Min -7 °F
(-22 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 33"
Clear with moderate wind.
Best Bets: Tuckerman's Ravine Trail
Trails: Trails below the cabin are broken, snowshoes or skis are needed. Trails above the cabin are unbroken with deep drifts, above treeline may be down to ice. Snowshoes and micro spikes are needed.
Higher Summits Forecast
Mt. Washington Avalanche Center
12/15/2017
at 08:12 AM
Zealand Falls Hut
2,700'

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/15/2017
at 08:17 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 5 °F
(-15 °C)
Max 14 °F
(-10 °C)
Min -2 °F
(-19 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 19"
Clear and calm
Access Road: Zealand Road is closed.
Best Bets: Zealand Trail to the hut.
Trails: Trails below the cabin are broken with deep drifts, snowshoes recommended. Trails above the cabin are unbroken, snowshoes required. Zealand trail is rocks in places with open water crossings.
Regional Forecast
12/15/2017
at 08:17 AM
Maine
AMC Destination Status Trail Conditions/Weather Forecast Last Update
Gorman Chairback Lodge & Cabins

Status: Closed
Last Update: 11/10/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours  
At stake:  
Closed for season.
Access Road: .
Best Bets: .
Trails: Winter conditions.
Regional Forecast
AMC Trail Conditions Report
11/10/2017
Little Lyford Lodge & Cabins

Status: Closed
Last Update: 12/03/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed for season
Access Road: .
Best Bets: .
Trails: Winter conditions
Regional Forecast
AMC Trail Conditions Report
12/03/2017
Medawisla Wilderness Lodge & Cabins

Status: Closed
Last Update: 12/03/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed for season
Access Road: .
Best Bets: .
Trails: Winter conditions.
12/03/2017
New Jersey
AMC Destination Status Trail Conditions/Weather Forecast Last Update
Mohican Outdoor Center

Status: Open
Last Update: 12/14/2017
at 09:48 AM
Open
Temperature
Currrent 22 °F
(-6 °C)
Max 31 °F
(-1 °C)
Min 10 °F
(-12 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 2.5"
At stake: 3"
Mostly sunny, high near 31 F.
Best Bets: Hike to Catfish Fire Tower via Rattlesnake Swamp Trail to AT. Return via Fire Road and Rattlesnake Swamp Trail
Trails: Main roads and Camp Mohican Rd plowed. MOC driveway snow covered at 3" but can be traversed cautiously in 2WD.
12/14/2017
at 09:48 AM
Harriman Outdoor Center

Status: Closed
Last Update: 10/31/2017
Closed
Temperature
Currrent 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Max 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Min 0 °F
(-18 °C)
Snow
Past 24 Hours 0"
At stake: 0"
Closed for season
Best Bets: .
Trails: .
10/31/2017