Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks North Tripyramid, Middle Tripyramid, South Tripyramid, West Sleeper, East Sleeper, Mt. Whiteface, Mt. Passaconaway, NH
Trails: Pine Bend Brook Trail, Scaur Ridge Trail, Mt. Tripyramid Trail, Kate Sleeper Trail, Rollins Trail, Walden Trail, Passaconaway Cutoff, Oliverian Brook Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, June 21, 2020
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at Sabbaday Brook Trail and walked up to Pine Bend from there. Maybe 6 cars at 8am, same on return late afternoon. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Mud - Significant 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Everything rock hoppable 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Some blowdowns on Pine Bend, but not even nuisance level except for their frequency. Scaur Ridge had a few you had to duck under. Everything else pretty clear. Kate Sleeper Trail is in great great shape. Whoever is maintaining that, you are awesome! It was a pleasure walking on your trail. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Dogs AOK just about everywhere, except maybe Walden Trail coming off Passaconaway which is gnarly enough if you have arms to grab stuff with. 
Bugs: Oh yes. So many bugs. Biting ones. Mosquitoes, black flies, house flies, horse flies, void flies. Didn't resort to a face net, but it wouldn't have been out of place. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: The hike is 22.0 miles total, but it's over at mile 15. Then it's just a 7 mile walkout, 5 miles on the nice enough but flat Oliverian Brook Trail and 2 on the Kanc. Some mud slop low on Pine Bend, a few splotches on Rollins, and more on Oliverian Brook Trail, but nothing really ugly, shoes stayed dry all day (til I slipped off a rock last crossing).  
Name: Muench 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2020-06-21 
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