New Hampshire
Rhode Island/Connecticut
Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Owl's Head, NH
Trails: Lincoln Woods Trail, Franconia Brook Trail, Lincoln Brook Trail, herd path, Owl's Head Path, bushwhack
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, October 7, 2017
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Lot full at 9:00; was second car on east side of Lincoln Woods lot; many more when leaving. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Leaves - Significant/Slippery 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All fairly easy but poles were helpful with the wet rocks and log/branches. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: I've seen some dogs in the past having a tough time on the slide. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Forgot my gloves on top but went back up and found them. 
Comments: Was looking forward to hiking out with some company until the gloves messed things up. Followed beaten path up Brutus BW without any issues but lost trail on way down and had 15-20 minutes of a real BW; just went downward and towards sound of brook. Came out a little closer to the last brook crossing. Start of Brutus BW was marked on two trees about 3 feet apart. Trails overall were still fairly dry; most likely changing. Nice Owl's Head day with some rain, wind and cloudy conditions.  
Name: franco 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2017-10-07 
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