Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Norris, Hadley Mountain, VT
Trails: Hadley Mountain Trail, bushwhack
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Thursday, October 27, 2022
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at the trail head of the Norris Trail across from BSA Camp entrance. Plenty of room is several places 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Wet/Slippery Rock 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: two that can be rock hopped 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Horris Trail can use more and improved trail blazes. Some turns were not marked and with leaves covering trail it made trail finding difficult in places 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: None 
Bugs: N/A 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: N/A 
Comments: I followed the Norris Mountain Trail to the summit, with great views to the south and east. I then followed the back to a point where I began my bushwhack to Hadley. I dropped down an easy grade, stay to the left of the cliffs, and reached a well-maintained logging road in the valley between Hadley and Norris. I walked the road north to a log landing and then began the climb to the Hadley Mountain ridgeline. The climb begam progressively steep, through open woods and maple lines. Once I reached the ridgeline I trekked north through nice woods and glades. I reached the summit at the far north end of the ridge, found the jar, but couldn't open it, so I hung a new jar a short distance from the original. I returned via my summit route, reached the road and hiked back to the Norris Mountain Trail, back to my truck.  
Name: Gordo 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2022-10-28 
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