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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Dorset Peak, VT
Trails
Trails: Tower Road, herd path
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, August 22, 2020
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked on the side of Tower Road. One other vehicle at trailhead  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Extremely Low 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Old Road/Herdpath generally in good shape.There are large muddy sections of trail just beyond the doorknobs.There are are also a couple of blowdown clusters near the summit of North Peak easily avoided by going around. The old road/herdpath is marked with blue ribbons until the doorknobs and then yellow ribbons.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: none 
Bugs
Bugs: blackflies near trailhead on return otherwise nothing 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Excellent hike of Dorset Mountain. Many neat and unique features of this hike including the doorknobs and the water pitchers at the North summit as well as the remains of an old firetower at the south summit. The summit canister is cracked and all contents were soaked. met two other hikers today.  
Name
Name: scottb 
E-Mail
E-Mail: mainebeefman@gmail.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2020-08-22 
Link
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