Presidential Range

Current Presidential Range Trail Conditions

Mt Washington Avalanche Center posts advisories for the Presidential Range. Last known advisory was:
Posted Apr 16: Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely.... See MWAC website for more details.
Pinned to Assumed Region: 44.263,-71.299
First Reported: April 16th
Checked for updates: April 16th


The trail conditions below are the most recent available, compiled for The Presidential Range. See Current Hiking Trail Conditions Map for additional trip reports and information. The Presidential Range Weather changes very quickly. I recommend you check both the MWOBS Higher Summits Forecast as well as the NOAA recreational forecast below.

RECREATION FORECAST FOR SUMMITS ABOVE 4000 FEET IN NORTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE AND WESTERN MAINE


REST OF TODAY: SUMMITS OBSCURED THIS MORNING... THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THIS MORNING. HIGHS AROUND 18... EXCEPT 8 TO 18 ABOVE AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET. NORTH WINDS AROUND 55 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND DECREASING TO AROUND 45 MPH THIS AFTERNOON. AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET... NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 85 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 60 MPH THIS AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW 20 PERCENT. WIND CHILL VALUES AS LOW AS 39 BELOW.
TONIGHT: MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 8. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND CHILL VALUES AS LOW AS 13 BELOW.
THURSDAY: PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
NOAA Recreational Forecast KGYX 2014-04-16 9AM

Mt. Madison (5367) Trip Reports

Last 3 Trip Reports: (more)
  • Apr 07 | Mt Madison, NH via Valley Way, Osgood Trail, Howker Ridge, Slyvan Way | NETC Trip Report
  • Apr 05 | Adams 4 via Lowes Path, Gray Knob, Spur, Amphibrach, Sylvan Way 4/4/14 - 4/5/14 | VFTT Trip Report
  • Apr 05 | Mt. Madison, Mt. Adams, NH via Valley Way, Osgood Trail, Gulfside, Air Line | NETC Trip Report
Mt Madison Listing Updated: 2014-04-07 8PM


Mt. Adams (5774) Trip Reports

Last 3 Trip Reports: (more)
  • Apr 01 | Sam Adams, NH via Lowe`s Path, Randolph Path, Israel Ridge, Gulfside Trail, snowfields | NETC Trip Report
  • Mar 26 | Almost Adams via Airline, Gulfside, and Valley Way - 3/26 | VFTT Trip Report
  • Mar 04 | Airline Route, Mount Adams | IIAWT Trip Report
Mt Adams Listing Updated: 2014-04-15 11PM


Mt. Jefferson (5712) Trip Reports

Last 3 Trip Reports: (more)
Mt Jefferson Listing Updated: 2014-04-15 11PM


Mt. Washington (6288) Trip Reports

Last 3 Trip Reports: (more)
Mt Washington Listing Updated: 2014-04-16 9AM


See MWOBS: THE STANDARD WINTER CLIMBING ROUTE. This winter route is still very steep, and can be very icy.

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Mt. Monroe (5384) Trip Reports

Last 3 Trip Reports: (more)
  • Apr 10 | Monroe, NH via Ammonoosuc Ravine, off trail ascent of Monroe | NETC Trip Report
  • Apr 07 | Monroe, NH via Ammonusuc Ravine, Crawford Path, Monroe Loop | NETC Trip Report
  • Apr 01 | Mount Monroe, NH via Ammoosuc Ravine Trail | NETC Trip Report
Mt Monroe Listing Updated: 2014-04-15 11PM


Mt. Eisenhower (4780) Trip Reports

Last 3 Trip Reports: (more)
  • Apr 12 | Roaming Around the Snowfields of the Presidential Range | CD Trip Report
  • Apr 10 | Mt Eisenhower, NH via Crawford Path, Eisenhower Loop | NETC Trip Report
  • Mar 29 | Mt. Monroe, Mt. Eisenhower, Mt. Pierce, NH via Ammonoosuc Ravine, Crawford Path, Monroe Loop, Eisenh | NETC Trip Report
Mt Eisenhower Listing Updated: 2014-04-13 1PM


Mt. Pierce (4310) Trip Reports

Last 3 Trip Reports: (more)
  • Apr 12 | Moutn Pierce, NH via Crawford Path | NETC Trip Report
  • Apr 12 | Mt. Pierce, Mt. Eisenhower, NH via Crawford Path, Mt. Eisenhower Loop | NETC Trip Report
  • Apr 04 | Mt. Eisenhower, Mt. Pierce, NH via Crawford Path, Eisenhower Loop, Webster-Jackson | NETC Trip Report
Mt Pierce Listing Updated: 2014-04-15 11PM


Mt. Jackson† (4052) Trip Reports

Last 3 Trip Reports: (more)
Mt Jackson Listing Updated: 2014-04-15 11PM


Mt. Jackson was named after the geologist Charles Thomas Jackson. Not President Andrew Jackson.

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