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Old 04-10-2018, 09:19 AM   #1
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Owls head Mt. - Keene - Update

The landowners on the approach to Owls Head have apparently decided that last year's weekday only access was manageable and have decided to continue that policy this year.

We will continue to work on a permanent solution that will permit complete access, but at least the mountain isn't shut off altogether. For those who do arrive on a weekend unaware that the trail is closed, we are also working on a sign that directs people to similar alternatives.
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Old 04-10-2018, 09:57 AM   #2
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Thanks Tony!
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Old 04-10-2018, 10:10 AM   #3
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Both the trail and the road? This would mean that one can't park on the highway and walk in.
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Old 04-10-2018, 07:37 PM   #4
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Yes, on weekends one can neither drive in nor use the trail. On weekdays, one must still park near the road, but the trail is open.
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Old 04-12-2018, 12:14 PM   #5
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Great news, thanks for sharing.

Trail is closed between 4 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Monday.

Great little trail to test the attitude and conditioning of guests you bring to the park. Based on the results, you can plan your hikes for the rest of the trip.

In the case of my Mom, she spent the whole week building up to Owls Head!

But she did it and even got the patch.
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