Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Gorham Mountain, ME
Trails: Bowl Trail, Gorham Mountain Trail, Ocean Path
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, October 8, 2017
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: When the lots are full you can park right in the right lane of the two lane one-way Loop Road! (and we did) 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: none that I can recall 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: trails well blazed, signed and the rock work is marvelous! 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Yes 
Bugs: none 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Trail was surprisingly dry after hard mid-day rain. The trails were easy to follow and the stone steps and rock work is keeping the trails in good shape for all the heavy use by thousands of hikers now and into the future. We enjoyed big views over to the Bee Hive and of cruise ships on the ocean, Sandy Beach and far away islands. Nice to get one more hike in (early in the morning we hiked along the Ocean at Wonderland). Lots and lots of people out hiking and walking. We stopped by the Thunderhole but the water was not that exciting (so many people) but walking along the ocean enjoying the sound and even the smell was fun. On ride back on the Loop Road we stopped by Otter Cliffs and there were a few wet rock climbers that admitted they were mostly slipping around. So much to explore and do at Acadia National Park. Thank you Fran and Carey and Charlie too.  
Name: Nordic Gal 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2017-10-10 
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