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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Sugarloaf Mountain, Spaulding Mountain, Mt. Abraham, ME
Trails
Trails: Appalachian Trail, Sugarloaf Side Trail, Spaulding Side Trail, Abraham Side Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Monday, June 24, 2019
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: One car at end of Caribou Pond Road at 6AM and 4 in all at 5PM. Road is in good shape but a little rough. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Mud - Significant 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: "walk the plank" on the South Branch of the Carrabassett River, a few other small brooks were easy rock hops. Some of the mud pits were difficult to cross without getting wet and muddy boots. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Blowdowns were cleared recently as evidenced by the sawdust but there must have been some wind since that brought down some more trees. Some sections need branches trimmed. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: None 
Bugs
Bugs: Some black flies in the Spaulding Mt. area. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Nothing. 
 
Comments
Comments: Another very nice day with temps from 45 to 75 and clear sunny sky with a light breeze at times. Saw 10 hikers and 1 moose.  
Name
Name: Rick S. 
E-Mail
E-Mail:  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2019-06-24 
Link
Link: http:// 
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