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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks North Twin Mountain, South Twin Mountain, NH
Trails
Trails: Herd path, North Twin Trail, North Twin Spur
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, May 7, 2016
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at the end of Little River Rd. We had a little bit of trouble finding the beginning of the herd path to the trailhead on Haystack, but found it once we went over the bridge on the right! 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Ice - Breakable Crust, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Leaves - Significant/Slippery, Slush 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Followed herd path alternative route between first and second crossings. Third crossing was very high after snow melting/this week's rain. On the ascent, we rock hopped for half and waded for half. On the descent, we slid down an angled tree to avoid the wading. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A couple blowdowns, but avoidable 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Didn't see any, but should be fine 
Bugs
Bugs:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Great weather, great company. The water crossing was the only difficult part of this hike. We put on spikes with about a mile to go to North Twin summit and they were perfect!  
Name
Name: jam 
E-Mail
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Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2016-05-09 
Link
Link: http:// 
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