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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Bigelow Mountain - Avery Peak, Bigelow Mountain - West Peak, Bigelow Mountain - South Horn, Bigelow Mountain - North Horn, ME
Trails
Trails: Firewarden's Trail, Appalachian Trail, Horns Pond Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Thursday, July 4, 2019
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: The road in is in good shape and dry. Got to the parking lot ~7:30 and there were already four other cars there. Coming back out at 12 it was basically full.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All very easy - except for a very precarious single log bridge coming down the Horns Pond trail. Looks like the area has washed out a few times, but it's very sketchy. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: See above  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Saw a few. Noticed on top that several people had not picked up their dog poop, which causes swarms of black flies to gather. Don't be that person. 
Bugs
Bugs: ALL the bugs were out. Got worse as it warmed up. Bring dope, lots of it. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments:  
Name
Name: gesj4000 
E-Mail
E-Mail:  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2019-07-05 
Link
Link: http:// 
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