Also, be aware that conditions along these hikes may change due to logging, washed-out bridges, and overgrown trails in late summer. Before setting out, you may want to call the office with management responsibilities for the area you’ll be hiking in. They can give you information on logging operations, missing bridges, or plans for clearing trails. See pages 209-210 for addresses and telephone numbers.
A quick-reference chart of the fifty hikes can be found starting on page xviii. This chart offers important trail information at a glance, including hike lengths, estimated hiking times, difficulty level, route-finding difficulty, as well as information about camping, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing. It’s the most helpful tool for deciding which hike is right for you.
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