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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks East Osceola, Mt. Osceola, NH
Trails
Trails: Livermore Trail, Greeley Ponds Trail, Mt. Osceola Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, August 27, 2011
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Tripoli Road closed for the hurricane this afternoon. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Rock hoppable. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Took out a nasty blowdown on Greeley Ponds Trail south of the ponds. Took out a few in the col between the peaks as well. A clump of chainsaw blowdowns remain in between the peaks (herdpath around), as well as a stepover moderate sized birch not too far up the Mt. Osceola Trail from Greeley. Tripoli side of Mt. Osceola Trail getting brushy in places. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Not much water up high. Chimney and bypass could be tough for some dogs. 
Bugs
Bugs: Minimal 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Trails were generally dry and in good shape, prior to the storm arriving. Wet, slippery ledge slabs while descending Mt. Osceola Trail toward Tripoli. Chimney was dry and easily done.  
Name
Name: rocket21 
E-Mail
E-Mail: rocket21 at franklinwebpublishing dot com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2011-08-27 
Link
Link: http://www.franklinsites.com/hikephotos/NewHampshire/mteastosceola-2011-0827 
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