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An overnight backpack Bonds traverse including Mt Zeland.

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Aug 12 7:00AM - 8:00AM

Direction of hike will be determined on the Weds. prior to the hike. We want the best weather for the Bonds themselves.
Meet-up spot will be determined on that Weds. It will either be the Lincoln Woods parking lot or the Zealand Falls trailhead.
This will be an overnight Backpacking hike that will consist of Zealand and the Bonds. This is an advanced overnight hike.
We will camping at the Guyot Campsite shelter. You can either bring a tent or plan to sleep in the large lean to that is located there. We plan on sleeping in the 20 person lean-to. There is a charge for both the lean to and tent sites.
Total mileage Day 1: 11.20 miles
Total mileage Day 2: 11.22 miles
If interested in the following, please put yourself on the established waiting list. A yes list will be provided as soon as possible.

All attendees must read, understand and agree to the waiver/liability as outlined by this website.
=== Random Group of Hikers Disclaimer ===
As a condition of your voluntary participation in this activity you acknowledge and agree to the following: this activity involves inherent risks that can cause property damage, injury, illness, disability, and/or death to participants and/or others; you assume all risk associated with this activity; you are responsible for having the necessary knowledge, skills, abilities, clothing, and equipment to safely participate in this activity; you know and will follow the Hike Safe Responsibility Code; the organizer(s) of this activity are volunteers; and you release, hold harmless, and indemnify the organizer(s) and all members of this group from any and all claims for property damage, injury, illness, disability, and/or death - including those caused by negligence and/or other reasons.
Do not rely on others to have extra items to share with you at the meeting spot or on the trail. You should know how to use all of your equipment - test and adjust it prior to this trip.
Guests aren't permitted.
Dogs aren't permitted.

The first day will consit of:

to the junction of Twinway

hike 1.07 mi/1 hr 3 min/+987 ft on the Twinway

to Zeacliff, 3756 ft

hike 0.13 mi/7 min/+104 ft on the Twinway

to the junction of Zeacliff Trail

hike 0.40 mi/14 min/+35 ft on the Twinway

to Zeacliff Pond, 3700 ft

hike 1.20 mi/52 min/+454 ft on the Twinway

to the junction of Zealand Mtn spur

hike 1.30 mi/56 min/+257 ft on the Twinway

to Mt Guyot, 4580 ft

The Pemigewasset Wilderness Bridge removal and trail project has been completed. Hikers are advised that advance route planning is essential. If you are starting your hike at Lincoln Woods, be sure to start on the correct side of the East Branch of the Pemi River, using either the Lincoln Woods Trail or the Pemi East Side Trail, depending on your destination. Hikers planning to access Franconia Brook Trail or Bondcliff Trail should start on the Lincoln Woods Trail (west side of the river) and hikers planning to use Thoreau Falls Trail, Shoal Pond Trail, Desolation Trail, or points beyond should start on the Pemi East Side Trail. Do not rely on crossing the river at the site of the former suspension bridge. (Note: this bridge removal does not affect the suspension bridge located at the Lincoln Woods Trailhead.)
hike 0.60 mi/20 min/-134 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

to the junction of Guyot Campsite access

entering wilderness area
hike 0.20 mi/9 min/+112 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

to the junction of West Bond Spur

hike 0.50 mi/21 min/+38 ft on the West Bond Spur

to West Bond, 4540 ft

Back to here
hike 0.50 mi/20 min/-38 ft on the West Bond Spur

to the junction of Bondcliff Trail

The Pemigewasset Wilderness Bridge removal and trail project has been completed. Hikers are advised that advance route planning is essential. If you are starting your hike at Lincoln Woods, be sure to start on the correct side of the East Branch of the Pemi River, using either the Lincoln Woods Trail or the Pemi East Side Trail, depending on your destination. Hikers planning to access Franconia Brook Trail or Bondcliff Trail should start on the Lincoln Woods Trail (west side of the river) and hikers planning to use Thoreau Falls Trail, Shoal Pond Trail, Desolation Trail, or points beyond should start on the Pemi East Side Trail. Do not rely on crossing the river at the site of the former suspension bridge. (Note: this bridge removal does not affect the suspension bridge located at the Lincoln Woods Trailhead.)
hike 0.20 mi/6 min/-112 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

to the junction of Guyot Campsite access

leaving wilderness area
hike 0.20 mi/6 min/-175 ft on the Guyot Campsite access


to Guyot Campsite, 4100 ft

Back to here Day 2 will conist of
hike 0.20 mi/11 min/+175 ft on the Guyot Campsite access


to the junction of Bondcliff Trail

The Pemigewasset Wilderness Bridge removal and trail project has been completed. Hikers are advised that advance route planning is essential. If you are starting your hike at Lincoln Woods, be sure to start on the correct side of the East Branch of the Pemi River, using either the Lincoln Woods Trail or the Pemi East Side Trail, depending on your destination. Hikers planning to access Franconia Brook Trail or Bondcliff Trail should start on the Lincoln Woods Trail (west side of the river) and hikers planning to use Thoreau Falls Trail, Shoal Pond Trail, Desolation Trail, or points beyond should start on the Pemi East Side Trail. Do not rely on crossing the river at the site of the former suspension bridge. (Note: this bridge removal does not affect the suspension bridge located at the Lincoln Woods Trailhead.)
entering wilderness area
hike 0.20 mi/9 min/+112 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

to the junction of West Bond Spur

hike 0.50 mi/23 min/+204 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

to Mt Bond, 4698 ft

hike 1.20 mi/46 min/-435 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

to Bondcliff, 4265 ft

hike 1.90 mi/1 hr 0 min/-1482 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

hike 2.50 mi/1 hr 17 min/-1172 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

hike 1.80 mi/56 min/-151 ft on the Bondcliff Trail

to the junction of Franconia Brook Trail and Lincoln Woods Trail

leaving wilderness area
hike 0.02 mi/1 min/-9 ft on the Lincoln Woods Trail

to the junction of Pemi East Side to Wilderness Trail Connector

hike 0.03 mi/1 min/-31 ft on the Lincoln Woods Trail

to the junction of Franconia Falls Trail

hike 0.27 mi/9 min/+1 ft on the Lincoln Woods Trail

to the junction of Black Pond Trail

hike 1.20 mi/37 min/-124 ft on the Lincoln Woods Trail

to the junction of Osseo Trail

hike 1.40 mi/44 min/-118 ft on the Lincoln Woods Trail

to Lincoln Woods Trailhead, 1160 ft

Totals
Distance 22.42 mi
Time 14 hr 26 min
Elev Gain +6469 ft
Elev Loss -7076 ft
Elev Change -607 ft

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