Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Cabot, The Bulge, The Horn, NH
Trails: York Pond Trail, Bunnell Notch Trail, Kilkenny Ridge Trail, Horn Spur, Unknown Pond Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Monday, August 28, 2017
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: The gate prior to the Hatchery is open from 7:30 to 4, no fee. but get your hike over with before 3:40 to be safe. 2 parking areas: one at the start of the Bunnell Tr and one at the Unknown Pond. the trail heads are about 200 yards apart.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Mud - Significant 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: mostly rock hopped. one spot on the Unknown Pond trail the logs are rotting out. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: The is actually a sign that says the trail is no longer maintained. This trail is going to become a bushwack trail pretty soon to start and end. almost completely overgrown. Lots of blow downs that you have to step/slide over. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: I don't see any issue bring a dog along, but be aware that the trails are overgrown and ticks etc might be in abundance. 
Bugs: big flies that didn't bother me. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: This was a "doing this to knock it off the NH4000 footer list" A no view mountain top with a garbage trail, 3 driving hours away. the only nice thing about this loop was the view from The Horn; a nice rocky top with 360 view. one and done  
Name: Ashen-Shugar 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2017-08-29 
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