Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Kearsarge, NH
Trails: Winslow Trail, Barlow Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, May 7, 2016
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: We nearly filled the Winslow State Park parking area today. No fee was collected today. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: all streams rock hop-able, but everywhere was wet today. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A big tree across lower part of Barlow with an established herd path around it. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: dog like this trail better than people, lots of water 
Bugs: too cold 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Lots of people out today, the weather didn't seem to deter anyone.

Today was the 5th annual Ryan Bishop Memorial Hike and friends and family numbered about 50 hikers. Light misty rain and wet trail didn't dampen our spirits. Up Winslow and down Barlow was the route taken by most of the hikers. No view today but we enjoyed the company and a big barbecue back at the Park's picnic area. Nice to meet the founder and director of the Kisamet Rock Foundation today and to learn more about what the work the Ryan Bishop Scholarship has accomplished. Who knows what NH peak we will meet again next year to continue to share Ryan's spirit for adventure--Climb for Bishop.  
Name: Nordic Gal 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2016-05-07 
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