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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Mansfield (The Chin) (attempt), VT
Trails
Trails: Long Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Monday, December 10, 2018
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes:  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow/Ice - Postholes 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All water sources frozen. Bring sufficient water or a stove to melt water. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A few winter blowdowns but nothing to write home about. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs
Bugs:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Went up to the shelter with traction. Trail up to that point was pretty easy to follow except one area where lots of Stowe skiers have made the trail hard to follow. Once at the shelter, snow pack was too soft to travel safely without snowshoes. I had to turn around.  
Name
Name: Eric 
E-Mail
E-Mail:  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2018-12-10 
Link
Link: http:// 
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