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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Flume, Mt. Liberty, NH
Trails
Trails: Whitehouse Trail, Liberty Spring Trail, Flume Slide Trail, Franconia Ridge Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, August 1, 2010
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes:  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: With low water levels the numerous water crossings were easy. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: On the flat section of the Flume Slide Trail the vegetation is encroaching in places -- a little trimming would be appreciated by hikers here. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs
Bugs: Few of those nasty critters today, even with low wind. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Even in today's cool/dry weather the upper section of the Flume Slide Trail is every bit as treacherous as described in the AMC Guide: steep, slippery and precarious footing.

Except for a few muddy or slippery-rock sections, most of the three trails were dry.  
Name
Name: Fred Shirley 
E-Mail
E-Mail:  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2010-08-01 
Link
Link: http://www.nhmountainhiking.com/liberty.html 
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