Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Bondcliff, Mt. Bond, West Bond, Mt. Guyot, Zealand Mountain, NH
Trails: Lincoln Woods Trail, Bondcliff Trail, West Bond Spur, Twinway, Zealand Spur, Zealand Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Friday, May 31, 2013
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Plenty 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Standing/Running Water on Trail 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: First crossing of the Black Brook was a little high but rock hoppable. Other 3 Black Brook were fine and the Whitewall Brook slightly wet boots but no problems. There is plenty of water for dogs 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A few blowdowns on the Twinway prior to and after Zealand 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Other than the heat no problems 
Bugs: Amazingly very few. Probably thanks to the Memorial Day snow  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Got a very late start Thursday evening and saw stars and moon rise from Bondcliff before the heat settled in on Friday. Its an experience to be on top of a mountain and not see a single light. Rested a bit and at first light just kept walking across the top. There are still a few patches of ice on the Twinway descending from Guyot. No need for spikes. Bill Cronin kept on to Hale at the LendAHand. He is a machine. I was happy just to see 4 hills. Lot of people headed into the shelter. The water in the rivers is still chilly but yesterday felt great.  
Name: Jeb Bradley 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2013-06-01 
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