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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Little Haystack Mountain, Mt. Lincoln, Mt. Truman, Mt. Lafayette, NH
Trails
Trails: Falling Waters Trail, Franconia Ridge Trail, Greenleaf Trail, Old Bridle Path
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Plenty at the Falling Waters Trailhead but, it was a Tuesday so, don’t expect the same on a weekend, 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Leaves - Significant/Slippery 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Water was high but not difficult to cross 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trail is good but heavy travel is starting to show. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: This is a strenuous hike for dogs. Depending on breed and size, you might have to give a few boosts. Owners are expected to have their dogs leashed in the alpine zone or fave a $125 fine if caught. Help protect the environment and leash your dog.  
Bugs
Bugs: No 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: NA 
 
Comments
Comments: I have not been here since August of 2015. I had a beautiful day of peak foliage, little wind, and views for miles. The waterfalls were nice and full but the crossings were not difficult. Took my time on the steep sections and enjoyed the ridge.  
Name
Name: Mouse and Isis 
E-Mail
E-Mail: rachel_kowalsky@hotmail.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2019-10-09 
Link
Link: http://sghnh48.blogspot.com/2019/10/franconia-ridge-loop.html 
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