Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Wildcat A, Wildcat B, Wildcat C, Wildcat D, NH
Trails: Bog Brook Trail, Wildcat River Trail, Nineteen Mile Brook Trail, Wildcat Ridge Trail, ski trails
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, August 20, 2016
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Only one other car in the lot at the end of Carter Notch Road. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Water crossings were all rock hops. However most had very slippery moss covered rocks.  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Excellently maintained trails. Some encroaching hobblebush in a few spots on Wildcat River could make for wet travel.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Surprisingly lots of water for Tucker. I carried extra expecting things to be very dry 
Bugs: Here and there but not a problem. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Green trekking pole hanging from a tree between B and C peaks. 
Comments: I think I have found my new favorite trail. Wildcat River is a real gem. And I saw only one small group of backpackers the entire way from the lot to the hut. Shared A peak with one other person, and actually had D peak to ourselves for a short time also. IMO this is THE way to climb Wildcat. I will certainly return and take the ski trails back to the Bog Brook trailhead very soon.  
Name: Dave K. and Tucker 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2016-08-21 
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