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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks North Hancock, South Hancock, NH
Trails
Trails: Hancock Notch Trail, Cedar Brook Trail, Hancock Loop Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Friday, December 2, 2022
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parking lot clear of snow and ice, 2 cars upon arrival, one at departure. Passed only one hiker, within a couple of miles of the parking lot, just starting his hike. Hearty soul under these conditions! 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Ice - Black, Wet Trail, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Snow - Wet/Sticky 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: The five crossing were rock hoppable- a few were submerged, few ice covered 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: The couple of duck unders were on the northern side of the loop 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: None 
Bugs
Bugs: None 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: One dog sock/booty, carried to kiosk. 
 
Comments
Comments: Rock micros at the get go, ice/bear rock/ running water. 2-3 inches on the ridge. The descent on South requires more aggressive traction than the micros!  
Name
Name: TicTacMan & Patches 
E-Mail
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Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2022-12-03 
Link
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