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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Katahdin - Baxter Peak, Mt. Katahdin - Hamlin Peak, ME
Trails
Trails: Abol Trail, Hunt Trail, Saddle Trail, Northwest Basin Trail, Hamlin Ridge Trail, Baxter Peak Cutoff
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, August 3, 2022
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Dropped off at Abol day use. lot was nearly full at 730.Carspot at Katahdin Stream Campground. lot was completely full this afternoon  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: minor flows 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: trails overall in super shape. there are several spots of heavy trail creep once back into the trees on the Hunt Trail 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs
Bugs: virtually none  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: A beautiful day above treeline. A fun first-time ascent via Abol and descending via Hunt Trail. it was nice seeing a group finishing their thru hike and crossing paths with a fellow Wanderer on Hamlin as well as two others working on their grid.  
Name
Name: scottb 
E-Mail
E-Mail: mainebeefman@gmail.com  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2022-08-03 
Link
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