Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Anna, Goat Pasture Hill, NH
Trails: Old Stage Road, Anna-Goat Trail, Precipice Trail (West Branch), Belknap Range Trail, Old Stage Road-Anna Link, Blue Trail, Red Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, August 16, 2015
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: parking at end of alton mountain road in alton. drive straight past the last house about 75 yards to large grassy parking area. do not park in front of the last house. despite a sign there today asking people not to park there some still were. i will say that a sign pointing to the actual parking area would be helpful.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes:  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: some minor blowdown on precipice and anna-stage road link. not of real consequence to travel. some have probably been there a while.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: some deer flies and mosquitoes. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: trails were genreally dry and well blazed. the junction of the anna-goat trail is fairly obvious and a short distance up a newer yellow blazed trail leaves right and meets the precipice trail (red blazes). no signs at those junctions. i turned left on the west branch of precipice which is a very nice and rugged trail initially climbing steeply up a rocky seasonl drainage. it is well named given its route along cliffs for much of the way. from anna the stage road link was a bit damper with some greasy rocks then dry again down low to the red trail over goat pasture hill back to the stage road and parking area.  
Name: bryan 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2015-08-16 
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