|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Owl’s Head, NH|
||Lincoln Woods Trail, Black Pond Trail, bushwhack, Lincoln Brook Trail, bushwhack, Owl's Head Path|
|Date of Hike:
||Tuesday, January 12, 2021|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||Lot had several cars at 9am, and 3 at 5:30pm |
||Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Snow - Drifts |
||Light Traction |
|Water Crossing Notes:
||No issues - snow bridged.
Sooo happy BW by-passed that first river crossing. |
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||Few duck under, few step overs -no issues |
||One well behaved blue-eyed dog |
|Lost and Found:
||Found black diamond men’s mitten on BW - also found their owner at Linc Wds parking lot- happy ending. ||
||Great conditions for a hike of this length! Micros from start to finish. Paths well beaten down, rivers snow bridged, and the weather for Jan outstanding!|
Encountered several hikers also taking advantage of the optimum conditions: thxs to the 2 hikers with the 4:30AM start time for their trail advice; congrats to the hiker who made Owl Hd his 48th -4K and the group at the summit that pointed out the inconspicuous and tastefully done “ OWL HEAD” sign behind a tree.
||TicTacMan and Patches |
Disclaimer: Reports are not verified - conditions may vary. Use at own risk. Always be prepared when hiking. Observe all signs. Trail conditions reports are not substitutes for weather reports or common sense.