Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Zealand Mountain, Mt. Guyot, West Bond, Mt. Bond, Bondcliff, NH
Trails: Zealand Road, Zealand Trail, Twinway, Zealand Spur, Bondcliff Trail, West Bond Spur, Lincoln Woods Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, March 7, 2012
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Zealand Road closed. Plenty of parking available at US 302 lot. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow - Unpacked Powder 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Two water crossing coming down from Bondcliff are not snowbridged but were easy to rock hop across 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trail in excellent shape with only a few places with blow downs but easy to negotiation around 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Someone lost one MicroSpike, as we past it before getting the Zealand Mtn, for it was hanging from a tree. 
Comments: The above treeline portion of Guyot, and Bondcliff was nicely windblown, but we were find with just keeping our snowshoes on.

The trail is hard packed, and excellent now for snowshoes, we cleaned up postholing from a group staying at Guyot shelter on Tuesday evening, but the problem now, is they were behind us heading back to Lincoln Woods, so I am sure they left lots of damage to a well groomed trail, especially as the weather get colder, for Wednesday was very warm and the snow softened up considerable... the damage would be from Bondcliff to Lincoln Woods.

I was in snowshoes from start to finish.  
Name: Doug Hunt 
E-Mail: dhunt52@yahoo.coom 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2012-03-09 
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