Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Bondcliff, Mt. Bond, West Bond, NH
Trails: Lincoln Woods Trail, Bondcliff Trail, West Bond Spur
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Only 2 other cars parked when I rolled in at 7:30! 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Slush, Snow/Ice - Small Patches 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All easy rock hops 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: All good. A few mud pits near beginning of Bondcliff Trail which should be expected with the recent wet conditions  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Didn't see any. Plenty of water down low, probably enough puddles up high given that all the ice was melting. 
Bugs: Nope  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Found: graffiti on the Bondcliff Trail?! Black spray paint on some small boulders, not sure how long it's been there but I have never noticed it before. The artist was either going for eyes or boobs, or both.  
Comments: Awesome day to be out on the Bonds. Very light rain on and off, a few minor wind gusts and pretty warm for this time of year (the rime was melting off the trees which was way more soaking than the occasional passing shower).

There was a significant amount of melted/fallen rime ice on the col from Bond to West Bond...slippery stuff but not enough to warrant wearing any kind of traction.  
Name: Whitney 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2014-10-28 
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