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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Pine Hill, Wenepoykin Hill, Silver Mine Hill, Gerry Hill, Winthrop Hill, Money Hill, Grinding Rock Hill, Nanepashemet Hill, MA
Trails
Trails: Skyline Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, August 25, 2018
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: We scored a spot at the first lot on S. Border Road, by Bellevue Pond, after 10 am on a Saturday morning. Somebody must just have left. There are always plenty of spaces at the lots farther along S. Border Road. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: None. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: All great. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Not so many on the Skyline Trail, which is the only real hiking trail in the Western Fells and rocky in places, but plenty elsewhere.  
Bugs
Bugs: Annoying little midges for a while around 2 pm on the west side of the Reservoirs. Just keep moving and I don't think they bite. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Wright Tower/Pine Hill; Wenepoykin Hill; Silver Mine Hill; Gerry Hill; Winthrop Hill; Money Hill; Grinding Rock Hill; Nanepashemet Hill

The 8-mile Skyline Trail hits about every highpoint in the Western Middlesex Fells. Just 8 miles but over 1.5K vertical, which is lot for the Flatlands.  
Name
Name: Amicus 
E-Mail
E-Mail: mcsamicus@yahoo.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2018-08-25 
Link
Link: http://amicus.smugmug.com/Hiking/2018/Random-Photos-2018/i-fSTwXH5/A 
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