Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Bondcliff, Mt. Bond, South Twin Mountain, Mt. Garfield, Mt. Lafayette, Mt. Truman, Mt. Lincoln, Little Haystack Mountain, Mt. Liberty, Mt. Flume, NH
Trails: Lincoln Woods Trail, Bondcliff Trail, Twinway, Garfield Ridge Trail, Franconia Ridge Trail, Osseo Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Monday, May 27, 2019
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes:  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Wet Trail, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Mud - Significant, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Unstable), Snow - Spring Snow, Snow/Ice - Postholes, Slush 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: no major issues, but expect to have wet feet most of the day 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: blowdowns intermittantly, readily navigated 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: none  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: still lots of snow in the wooded areas around Bond to South Twin, mostly stable monorail, but also lots of unstable monorail and some postholing to knees. Expect to be delayed on these trails. The other trails with significant monorail and snow pack are from Little Haystack to Flume, but this was better packed; no postholing.
Summits and ridgelines were all clear
lots of mud and slush throughout
It's been warm enough that the trail was mostly snowpack, not icy - there was no ice that we couldn't easily get around, and we never put on our microspikes. HOWEVER, if there is a freezing night there are likely to be many dangerously icy sections, and in such a case, I would certainly advise to bring microspikes.  
Name: Art 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2019-05-28 
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