Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Goose Eye Mountain, ME
Trails: Goose Eye Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, March 9, 2019
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Success Pond Road is getting plowed from the NH side. Parked along the side of Success Pond Road. Was able to get far enough to the side to leave plenty of space for other vehicles to pass by.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow - Unpacked Powder, Snow - Drifts 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: If there were any they were completely bridged.  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: There are a few blowdowns on the NH section of the trail. Easy to go around but will need to be cleared in the spring.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Didn’t see any out there today.  
Bugs: None.  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Nothing.  
Comments: Did this one with Lynn and Beth. The day was perfect - there was a planned late start, great company, blue skies, warm temperatures, endless views, total solitude, and an early finish. After last Sunday’s trail-breaking suffer-fest to Nancy this one was like a vacation - we were able to follow Erik Bertrand’s week-old tracks most of the way, which made things nice and easy. The snow was firm the entire way and besides a few slips here and there there was great traction. The trackers were compelelty obliterated about 1/2 mile from the top - combination of fresh snow and wind. At that point it’s just head to the top anyway so not a big deal. Snowshoes the whole way.

Name: Michael & Monica 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2019-03-09 
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