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Peaks
Peaks Whiteface Mountain (Gilford), NH
Trails
Trails: Whiteface Mountain Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, May 18, 2019
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Small parking area, 2 cars there on arrival, 0 on departure. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: No issues. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trail is clear. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Bravecto. My friend tells me her dogs do well on it for ticks. Occasionally a tick will still be attached when they get back to the house, but always dead when found. Expensive, but works. 
Bugs
Bugs: Lots of ticks today. Halo of gnats, as well. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Trail is mostly dry with a couple easily avoidable mudpits.
Bring your mosquito-net cap. Instead of the gnats tormenting you, YOU torment them.
Nice bluebird day, though. My friend's son needed a 3 mile hike for Scouts, so this was perfect at 3.2 miles round trip.  
Name
Name: Steve Marion 
E-Mail
E-Mail: swamp_fox@comcast.net 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2019-05-18 
Link
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