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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Wonalancet, Hibbard Mountain, Mt. Passaconaway, NH
Trails
Trails: Wonalancet Range Trail, Walden Trail, Passaconaway Loop, Dicey's Mill Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Plenty of parking at Ferncroft Road lot. The Porta-potty there, however, is in dire need of servicing.... and bring your own TP.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Leaves - Significant/Slippery 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: only real crossing was on the Dicey's Mill trail and that was easily accomplished.  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trails are in great shape for the most part. A few minor blowdowns on Wonalancet Range. Some realizing needed too but nothing terribly obvious.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: The Walden trail might be difficult for a dog. Very steep and rocky. The only dog we saw all day was a very friendly puppy of the lower section of Dicey's Mill.  
Bugs
Bugs: none 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: nothing 
 
Comments
Comments: This was a tough hike! The Walden trail is steep and rocky and not for a novice hiker. Not the best way to ascend Passaconoway but we were looking for something other than Dicey's Mill, which is overall rather dull, and we had already done Whiteface and the Rollins Trail. So be warned !  
Name
Name: Richard 
E-Mail
E-Mail: HikerLegs@comcast.net 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2017-10-13 
Link
Link: http:// 
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