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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Madison (attempt), NH
Trails
Trails: Great Gulf Trail, Osgood Trail, Osgood Cutoff
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Monday, March 4, 2013
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: The Great Gulf Trail lot is plowed and sanded; there's room there for well over a dozen vehicles.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow - Unpacked Powder, Snow - Drifts 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction, Snowshoes 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Water crossings are not an issue. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: One duck-under (chainsawable) blowdown on the Osgood Trail, another walk-around (handsawable) one on the Osgood Cutoff. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs
Bugs:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: White-out conditions above treeline line prevented a summit today. We did, however, enjoy some of the frozen sections and snow sculptures on the Peabody River.  
Name
Name: Pancks and Tesco Heaney 
E-Mail
E-Mail:  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2013-03-06 
Link
Link: https:// 
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