Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Old Blue Mountain, ME
Trails: Appalachian Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, June 17, 2018
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parking is very limited at the AT crossing; maybe 3 cars. There is a dirt area that looks like you could park there not too far away. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: No issues 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trail is in great shape, well-marked and easy to follow. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: They were pretty bad, and as it wasn't particularly windy today, they were even swarming at the summit. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: This is a really fantastic trail that seems a bit lesser known. The terrain is really varied throughout the hike, from long, winding stone stairs, to exposed granite, to soft dirt and roots, you kind of get it all. The initial climb is steep, about 900 ft in a little over a half-mile. There are a lot of scrub trees at the top, so views are nice but a bit limited. Overall a really nice and rewarding hike. Be sure to check out Devil's Den on the way out on S.Arm Rd - there's a swimming hole, and a waterfall you could ride as a waterslide on a tube. Cool place.  
Name: K Mo 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2018-06-17 
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