Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Zealand Mountain, NH
Trails: Zealand Trail, Twinway, Zealand Spur
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, November 21, 2015
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Lot mostly full with about two dozen vehicles on arrival at 12:45; still about 15 vehicles on return at 6:15 pm. Hale Brook Trail full on way in, empty on way out.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Ice - Black, Wet Trail, Ice - Blue, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Leaves - Significant/Slippery, Slush 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All easily boulder-hopped 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: All in good shape 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Saw a pair of labs, one black, one yellow 
Bugs: N.A. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: N.A. 
Comments: Ice on Twinway generally very thin (verglas)on flatter places, including bedrock, where water did not drain and dry during the week, so not suitable for spikes; took a couple of spills in places where I could not see the clear verglas. Good to get this one for my pm solo grid, after missing it on Twins-Bonds traverse last weekend. Nice walk out from Zool hut in the dark where I encountered four other head-lamped hikers on their way in; appeared to be a full house at Zool on Saturday night.  
Name: HFKA Dr D 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2015-11-23 
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