Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Owl's Head, NH
Trails: Lincoln Woods Trail, Black Pond Trail, herd path, Lincoln Brook Trail, herd path, Owl's Head Path, Franconia Brook Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Lots of spaces @ Lincoln Woods at 4 PM on 7/6, starting to fill up at 1 PM on 7/7 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: No issues surprisingly! All rockhoppable 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: All the official trails were in good shape! 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: None this time 
Bugs: Not bad, but they are out there 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: 2 Leki Poles were at the Franconia Brook Trail sign just past the bridge. Woulda packed them out to the trailhead but decided to leave them in case someone was swimming or something.  
Comments: A quick overnight to OH. I mostly wanted to get this report in for the water conditions following the recent rains. I brought some water shoes for the crossings but there were no issues. Hooray!

This was my first time out here in a few years. To echo rocket21's report from a few days ago, the bushwhacks to the peak are getting a bit out of control. Going up Brutus I accidentally dislodged a 12"x12" rock in an eroded area and it went shooting down the side of the mountain at full speed. I could hear it crashing down for quite awhile. I yelled out warnings but thankfully I was heading up around 7 AM so no one was behind me.  
Name: alsoout 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-07-07 
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