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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Isolation, NH
Trails
Trails: Rocky Branch Trail, Isolation Trail, Davis Path, Isolation Spur
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, July 4, 2020
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: 7 cars on arrival and 20 when I left at the rt 16 trailhead. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Significant 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: The 5 crossings were moderately difficult. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Rocky branch from the HOL down to almost the first crossing was a river. Isolation had lots of mud and water and a tough stretch of blowdowns higher up. Davis path is a mess of water and mud and useless bog bridges. The first 2 miles of the hike were about the best and short stretches on the other trails too.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: 7 dogs and 46 other hikers. 
Bugs
Bugs: just occasional! 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: a headband which I put on trailhead sign. 
 
Comments
Comments: Very tough hike with all the problems as described above. Fortunately it was a beautiful day with a lot of happy hikers out and about. Met 2 guys doing the same project as I am. That was a first. Anyway, I now have 30 of the 48 finished at 70!  
Name
Name: jack from littleton 
E-Mail
E-Mail: jsbarry@roadrunner.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2020-07-05 
Link
Link: http:// 
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