Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Lafayette, Mt. Truman, Mt. Lincoln, Little Haystack Mountain, NH
Trails: Skookumchuck Trail, Garfield Ridge Trail, Franconia Ridge Trail, Falling Waters Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, August 11, 2013
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: easy parking around 9 at both trailheads but cars parked all up and down the road on return 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: crossings on Falling Waters Trail flowing pretty well, easily crossed but care needed 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: trails in great shape..dealt with a good size blowdown on upper Skook 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: lots of dogs..pleased to see almost all on leash 
Bugs: zero 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: various pieces of clothing along the way 
Comments: a true forget the lists kind of day..lets go treeline!!! changed plans on the way up 93 and the decision to go high was excellent. skook a great ascent with good footing most of the way. some mud on the reroute section. breezy and refreshingly cool once to the ridge..put on wind protection and enjoyed far reaching views today. presis cleared late. saw no one to summit of lafayette, from there the hordes began with many out enjoying the day. nice to run into some friends along the ridge. quick descent via falling waters..the falls were very fine today.. great day out. thanks Valerie and Andrea for parking lot change of plans..  
Name: silverfox 
E-Mail: marktaub.metrocastdot net 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2013-08-11 
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