New Hampshire
Rhode Island/Connecticut
Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Bondcliff, Mt. Bond, West Bond, Mt. Guyot, Zealand Mountain, NH
Trails: Lincoln Woods Trail, Bondcliff Trail, West Bond Spur, Twinway, Zealand Spur, Zealand Trail, Zealand Road
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Zealand Road is gated.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Unpacked Powder, Snow - Drifts 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Easy with care. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Lotsa frozen leaners, a few blowdowns here n there  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Snowshoes car to car, breaking trail all the way. Most challenging spots were above/near treeline where snow had drifted to 3-4 feet and would not support our weight. In the woods was more powdery, ranging from 4" down low to about a foot up high.

Winds on Bondcliff and Guyot were strong enough to push us around a bit. Hillary step was harder than usual but better once we got some of the snow out of the way.

There were just two of us, so trail is only kinda-sorta broken out, with long-legged steps.

Zealand Trail was still a bit boney, but the road had been skied.

*Bring snowshoes* No use for spikes on this route today and we didn't bring 'em.  
Name: Snowflea 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2016-12-13 
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