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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Washington, Mt. Jefferson, NH
Trails
Trails: Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail, Crawford Path, Gulfside, Jefferson Loop, Jewell Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Thursday, July 16, 2020
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at forest service lot. Green monster was open to receive money. At 6:30am there were quite a few cars. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Water on Ammo was a little high but no problem. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A few spots on Gulfside where at least 2 paths. Several places on upper Jewell very bad with 3 to 5 eroded paths. AT least 5 blowdowns on Jewell (2 were duck unders). Drainage on upper half needs fixing. Several places need brushing. Trail takes a beating. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Not a trip for dogs. Just my opinion. Too many sharp rocks for many miles and little water along ridge. 
Bugs
Bugs: none 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: There was a small pack rain cover in first mile of Jewell from road. 
 
Comments
Comments: Saw lots of people. All were trying to be good. Ran into Pepper again. Twice in about a month. Water available at Lakes and summit. Trip to Washington was sunny. Clouds were pushing up from Great Gulf once I hit Gulfside. Short views but nice for hiking.  
Name
Name: takoldguy 
E-Mail
E-Mail:  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2020-07-16 
Link
Link: http:// 
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