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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Barton Mountain, VT
Trails
Trails: Bushwhack
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Thursday, April 28, 2022
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Barton Mountain-parked on Mountain Rd. plenty of room on the side of this logging Rd. Hedgehog Mountain-parked at the trail head of the Long Pond Trail, off of Long Pond Rd. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Snow - Spring Snow 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: None 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: None 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: None 
Bugs
Bugs: None yet 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: n/a 
 
Comments
Comments: Barton Mountain and Hedgehog Mountain
Bushwhacks

Barton Mountain- we followed a logging/snomo trail almost to the summit and then whacked through open woods, finding jar with only one name in the register. Needs a new jar and pen/pencil.

Hedgehog Mt.- We walked the Lond Pond Trail to the south side of the mountain, found very steep cliffs, continued onto the west side over and through boulder fields. Turned back and found an opening in the cliffs that looked like an old trail or a herd path. The climb was made difficult by the fresh snow that had fallen the day before. It was a steep climb up the cliff edge, got the ridge line walked north through open woods finding the summit jar, again an old leaky jar with one name on the register. Returned to the long Pond Trail via the north side that proved to be a more gradual decent off the mountain.  
Name
Name: Gordo 
E-Mail
E-Mail: duboisgordon7@gmail.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2022-04-30 
Link
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