First step in planning a successful trip to the mountains is educating yourself. If you are looking for a little more in-depth information for your next adventure, check out some of the sites listed below. These sites will help you with planning and being prepared for most things that may come up before and during your trip. As the saying goes “know before you go”.
NH Fish & Game – Hike Safe Card
Notice: In New Hampshire, if you or anyone in your hiking group acts recklessly — or fails to practice proper preparation as outlined by the hiker responsibility code — resulting in Search and Rescue, you could be liable to pay the costs of your search and rescue mission. (New Hampshire RSA 153-A:24)
Current Conditions for White Mountain Stream Flow
Stream crossings can be dangerous and often deadly when crossing high rivers and streams. Always check the conditions before any trips and especially after any rainfall.
Leave No Trace
The 7 Principles- Plan ahead and prepare, Travel and camp on durable surfaces, Dispose of waste properly, Leave what you find, Minimize campfire impacts, Respect wildlife, & Be considerate of other visitors.
It’s your responsibility.