Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks East Kennebago Mountain, ME
Trails: Logging roads, bushwhack
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Monday, January 22, 2018
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at intersection of Kennebago Rd and Harris Pasture rd, plenty of parking. Kennebago Rd has a farm that feeds deer daily at 3pm - beware of all the deer as you pass through - we counted over 50 of them standing near the road at 2:35pm. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Ice - Breakable Crust, Snow - Unpacked Powder 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: None 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Approached from Kennebago rd, went left at the intersection and followed this side road to the end, then bushwhacked up through the woods to the logging/snowmobile road at 2000 ft. Through the woods the snow was a few inches of powder on top of breakable crust and we sank quite deep on most steps. Snow conditions improved higher up so you didn’t sink in as much. We were pleasantly surprised to find some snowshoe tracks heading up from the road at 2100 ft, making this trip much easier than we expected. Tracks followed some open logging areas up to the next road, then the boundary line and they picked a good line heading to the summit, avoiding the thick patches. Thanks to those 2 who were out here yesterday.  
Name: Jeff & Karine 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2018-01-22 
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