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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Galehead Mountain, NH
Trails
Trails: Beaver Brook XC ski trail, Gale River Road, Gale River Trail, Garfield Ridge Trail, Frost Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, December 29, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at the Beaver Brook Picnic area. Followed the trail to the road and then to the Trailhead. About 1.5 miles. Some packed snow in the lot but not a problem.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow - Unpacked Powder, Snow - Drifts 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Not difficult due to the ice bridges 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs
Bugs:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: The Gale River Trail is broken out, but the snow is soft. Started the hike in Hillsound Microspikes. Once getting to the hut, we all changed to snow shoes for the .5 miles to summit and kept the snowshoes on all the way back to the cars.  
Name
Name: Sue S. 
E-Mail
E-Mail:  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-12-30 
Link
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