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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Adams, NH
Trails
Trails: Valley Way, Star Lake Trail, Lowes Path, Hincks Trail, Randolph Path, Air Line
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: At 6:00 am, Appalachia lot 3/4 full with cars from people staying overnight at the Madison Springs Hut. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: all easy 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Hincks trail had some water running down it, with some especially slippery, slimy rocks. Maybe needs some water bars? 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Talus on northern Presi's is sharp and unavoidable. I wouldn't recommend taking a rooky hiking dog up here, as they need tough paws for this one. 
Bugs
Bugs:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Star Lake ascent to Mt. Adams is quite a scramble, more so than the routes on the west side of the Adams summit cone. Lovely day above treeline. It was nice talking to Francois about his 2012 ascent of Mt. Everest.  
Name
Name: Yellow Bear 
E-Mail
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Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2012-09-13 
Link
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