Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Zealand Mountain, Mt. Guyot, West Bond, Mt. Bond, Bondcliff, NH
Trails: Zealand Trail, Twinway, Zealand Summit Spur, Bondcliff Trail, West Bond Spur, Wilderness Trail, Lincoln Woods Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Friday, June 11, 2010
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Plenty of room at both the Zealand and Lincoln Woods lots. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Mud 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Rock hops 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trail crew had come through and removed all blowdowns except trunks on the ground and cleared drains. Great job. Trails had some mud holes and ladder is still missing a rung, but it isn't a problem. Blazes could use repainting but that would only be needed for winter use. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: The mighty tough little dog had an easy and fun day; but he especially enjoyed eating jerky, a couple of dips in the brooks and chasing chippies and squirrels on Lincoln Woods although he never really got close. 
Bugs: Almost none; just a couple of skeeters on Wilderness or Lincoln Woods. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: The forecast sun never came; we hiked in clouds until Bond, often with drizzle or light rain, then the clouds lifted on Bondcliff enough for pictures of all but the highest peaks, remaining overcast until the very end of the hike. It was, nevertheless, a great day as Pepper and I joined 3 co-workers for a day of work hiking the trails, sharing stories and having a nice dinner at the Common Man afterwards. Don finished his 4Ks, Pepper finished his Spring 4Ks, a seasonal grid was completed and Dan and Marty added 4 4Ks to lists they just started working on. Thanks Dan!  
Name: Pepper and Me 
E-Mail: windriversjohn at 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2010-06-11 
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