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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Zealand Mountain, Mt. Guyot, West Bond, Mt. Bond, NH
Trails
Trails: Zealand Trail, Twinway, Zealand Spur, Bondcliff Trail, West Bond Spur
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: I believe it is a fee lot because bathrooms available. I always have an annual sticker so I don't pay much attention to this. Few large bumps on the initial paved section of road. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Ones on Zealand Tr. were easy rock steps and two on Twinway were easily stepped over. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: AMC crew working on Twinway above Zealand Hut improving drainage primarily. Lots of nice quality work performed already. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Other than around Guyot there seemed to be plentiful water. Several seen today. 
Bugs
Bugs: No issues but I did use Ben's. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: First aide kit hanging near jct. with West Bond Spur; possibly left intentionally in case needed. 
 
Comments
Comments: Nice day in the Bonds. Didn't go down to Bondcliff (thanks Jadwiga for offer of ride around). All trails fairly dry and the few wet or muddy spots had rocks to step on if you looked close enough. The normal mix of day, few day or thru hiking traffic; all enjoying the fine weather.  
Name
Name: franco 
E-Mail
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Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2017-08-09 
Link
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