Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks None, ME
Trails: Speck Pond Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Friday, May 26, 2023
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Success Pond Road still the same somewhat rough ride, just take time..but can't get to Speck Pond Trailhead due to at least 3 washouts, unless you have high clearance and want the risk..I parked .3 mile from trailhead next to a large metal culvert section on the left..also a place on right..4 tenths miles from the jct to go to Success Pond.. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: First dip is dry, second larger one is all rocks, as it has been for a few years... 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trail work day to the sharp left turn...sawed up about a dozen small blow downs and protruders, removed numerous debris from trail, cleaned some water bars..two huge blowdown remain, not enough time to handle Pro Crew might have to take them on..washout near trailhead and second crossing took out some nice work from AMC a few years ago... 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: none early (35 degrees) some bugging ticks yet.. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: This was a trail check/work day..looks like there's no adopter this year for the whole will be checking again and trying to get up to at least May Cut off...sure the hobblebush and whips and grass etc will start to grown into trail soon!!  
Name: Keith E 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2023-05-26 
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