Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Adams, Mt. Madison, NH
Trails: Pine Link Trail, Gulfside Trail, Airline, Lowe's Path, Osgood Trail, Howker Ridge Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, May 27, 2012
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Pinkham B is a little rough coming from US 2 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Standing/Running Water on Trail 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes:  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A fgew blowdowns on Pine Link but all were step-overs or duck-unders. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Saw a few mutts today, one on Madison and one on Pine Link 
Bugs: Skeeters in the parking lot but not too bad once I got moving. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Pine Link Trail was nice. I had never hiked it before and thought the holiday weekend would be a good chance to use the trail less traveled. There was some running water one the trail right before the junction with Howker Ridge. Also a few muddy spots but rocks make it avoidable. Overall the trail is in excellent shape. I started at 600am and had the summit of Adams to myself. Not too bad for a beautiful holiday weekend. Madison Hut Crew was there prepping things for next weekend. Shared Madison with three people.

After completing that lollipop I decided to redline some more and hiked up Town Line Brook Trail. The falls were barely flowing. I will have to go back after some rain.  
Name: Greg YEAH! 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2012-05-27 
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