Winter Trail Condition Report - Last 14 Days

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Date_Hiked Trailhead Start Trail Destinations Trail Condition Trail Information
04-17-2017 Hessie Trailhead Devils Thumb Trail (Hessie to Diamond Lake Trail Jct)
Mostly Snow Packed Trail from bridge junction (Lost Lake/Jasper Lake) to Wilderness boundary mostly hard snow pack. Traction devices advised. Trail beyond wilderness clear in open areas but snow packed in trees and higher elevations. Trail not visible in many places. Some areas of standing water.
04-16-2017 Hessie Trailhead Lost Lake
Snow Packed in Places The road is still snow packed in spots and muddy, high clearance recommended if trying to drive in. Park in designated parking areas (several cars had been ticketed and the tow truck was pulling a stuck car out). The trail was muddy and snow packed in places, with more snow and ice especially higher up along the lost lake trail. Micropikes recommended.