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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks North Twin Mountain, South Twin Mountain, Galehead Mountain, NH
Trails
Trails: North Twin Trail, North Twin Spur, Twinway, Frost Trail, Garfield Ridge Trail, Gale River Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, September 25, 2011
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Plenty of parking in both Gale River and North Twin lots. All access roads fine after Irene 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Significant, Standing/Running Water on Trail 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Using the "bushwhack" (which is now more of a regular trail) to avoid the first 2 crossings was good. Third crossing easy using blowdown from Irena for support. No crossings on Gale River any more after the recent trail reroute. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: No significant blowdowns or major trail issues. Lots of mud on the whole route and particularly on the new section of Gale River. Don't expect clean boots... 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs
Bugs: None to be seen. Fall hiking at its best! 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Great day with Mike and Donna as they got #36, 37 and 38 on their list. Sunny skies, cool air, foliage beginning to turn. No better place to be in the world!  
Name
Name: Mark&Nat 
E-Mail
E-Mail: mtruman42@gmail.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2011-09-26 
Link
Link: http://theramblingsblog.blogspot.com/2011/09/twin-redemption-n-twin-galehead.html 
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