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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Cardigan, NH
Trails
Trails: Holt Trail, Clark Trail, Holt-Clark Cutoff (Cathedral Forest Trail)
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Monday, May 18, 2015
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: AMC lot, no issues. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Rock hoppable 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Blowdowns on Holt Trail and Clark Trail. It's a shame the AMC severed ties with the volunteer Cardigan Highlanders. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Holt Trail not recommended due to steep ledge scrambles that could damage pads, as well as tendon damage from over compensating claws to try to get a grip. 
Bugs
Bugs: No issues if moving. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Loop is snow free. Most of the Holt Trail ledges were dry (trail is not recommended for descent, or for those who don't like heights). Clark Trail is increasingly eroded.  
Name
Name: rocket21 
E-Mail
E-Mail: rocket21@franklinwebpublishing.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2015-05-18 
Link
Link: http://hike.franklinsites.com 
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