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Marcy Conditions

Postby beaudittl » Sat Dec 11, 2010 7:01 pm

Hey all, I'm headed up to tackle Mt. Marcy next week. I was just curious if anyone had any info on trail conditions. I plan on taking snowshoes and crampons, but would prefer to be able to hike in crampons. Is there a relatively good snowfall up there or is it hard enough to use the crampons? Any info appreciated. Happy trails and Merry Christmas guys. Cheers!
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Re: Marcy Conditions

Postby nartreb » Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:12 pm

Check here daily:

http://trailsnh.com/?ll=44.098,-73.89&z=12&type=Terrain

Note that conditions can change fast. Expect some rain today and Monday which will consolidate existing snow and then freeze.
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Re: Marcy Conditions

Postby rasgoat » Sun Dec 12, 2010 4:27 pm

Have not been up there but my guess would be any rain down low may very well be snow up high and if so lots of it. I would take the snowshoes.
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