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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Sugarloaf Mountain, ME
Trails
Trails: Appalachian Trail, Sugarloaf Side Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, July 18, 2020
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Drive in on Caribou Pond Rd is relatively smooth...average cars should have no issues. Parking at gate filled up by 10am with parallel parking back down the road.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Mud - Significant 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Easily crossed S Branch Carrabassett on large rocks and installed "board bridge".  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: No significant blow downs that can't be easily stepped over or around.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs
Bugs: bring deet! small black flies.... 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: #63 on my NE67 list!!

A fair amount of mud, standing water, and slick rocks/roots after recent rains. Straightforward trail to hike. Summit of Sugarloaf offers great views all around.  
Name
Name: TrailMix 
E-Mail
E-Mail: mchristiansen97@yahoo.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2020-07-19 
Link
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