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277 mi 445 km of trail 6 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 105 Trails Intermediate Trails 65 Trails Hard Trails 4 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Lakes Region - 6

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Favorite Squam from Rattlesnake.
Easy/Intermediate

Rattlesnake

1.8 mi 2.8 km • Loop • 344 ft Ascent 104.84 m Ascent

(17) Holderness, NH
Favorite View from the summit.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Major Loop

4.0 mi 6.4 km • Loop • 1,163 ft Ascent 354.4 m Ascent

(15) Wolfeboro, NH
Favorite View from the ledge below the summit of Mt. Prospect.
Easy

Mt. Prospect

3.3 mi 5.4 km • Out and Back • 972 ft Ascent 296.22 m Ascent

(1) Plymouth, NH
Favorite Sweeping lake and mountain views from ledges near the Belknap Mountain summit.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Belknap via East Gilford Trail (Yellow)

4.3 mi 6.9 km • Out and Back • 1,285 ft Ascent 391.57 m Ascent

(2) Gilford, NH
Favorite At the intersection of Copple Crown Trail and Copple Crown East Peak.
Easy/Intermediate

Copple Crown

5.1 mi 8.2 km • Out and Back • 1,014 ft Ascent 309.03 m Ascent

(7) Sanborn…, NH
Favorite Just starting off.
Intermediate

Devil's Den Mountain

4.1 mi 6.6 km • Out and Back • 461 ft Ascent 140.43 m Ascent

(2) New Durham, NH

Trails in Lakes Region - 168

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1.5 mi 2.4 km #1Mt. Major Trail
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Gilford, NH 13 
0.5 mi 0.8 km #2Old Piper Trail
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Gilford, NH
1.2 mi 1.9 km #3Piper Mountain Trail
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
1.2 mi 1.9 km Gilford, NH
1.9 mi 3.1 km #4Around the Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Tamworth, NH
Easy/Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Tamworth, NH
1.7 mi 2.7 km #5Red Hill Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Center Harbor, NH
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Center Harbor, NH
0.7 mi 1.2 km #6Bald Knob Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Moultonborough, NH
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.2 km Moultonborough, NH
1.0 mi 1.7 km #7Mary's Mountain Trail
Intermediate
Freedom, NH
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.7 km Freedom, NH
5.2 mi 8.4 km #8Turtleback Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Moultonborough, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
5.2 mi 8.4 km Moultonborough, NH
2.5 mi 4.0 km #9Eagle Cliff Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Sandwich, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
2.5 mi 4.0 km Sandwich, NH
0.8 mi 1.3 km #10Brook Walk
Intermediate/Difficult
Moultonborough, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
0.8 mi 1.3 km Moultonborough, NH
1.4 mi 2.2 km #11Doublehead Trail
Difficult
Sandwich, NH
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Sandwich, NH
4.4 mi 7.2 km #12Chimney Trail
Intermediate
Freedom, NH
Intermediate
4.4 mi 7.2 km Freedom, NH
17.3 mi 27.9 km #13Ossipee Trail/ Corridor #15
Intermediate
Tuftonboro, NH
Intermediate
17.3 mi 27.9 km Tuftonboro, NH
5.5 mi 8.8 km #14Red Trail
Intermediate
Gilmanton, NH
Intermediate
5.5 mi 8.8 km Gilmanton, NH
0.6 mi 1.0 km #15Bald Ledge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Madison, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 1.0 km Madison, NH
0.5 mi 0.8 km #16Turtleback Mountain Summit Trail
Intermediate
Tuftonboro, NH
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Tuftonboro, NH
4.6 mi 7.4 km #17Constitution Trail
Intermediate
Freedom, NH
Intermediate
4.6 mi 7.4 km Freedom, NH
0.7 mi 1.1 km #18Lakeside Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Gilford, NH
1.4 mi 2.3 km #19Copple Crown Trail
Intermediate
Sanbornville, NH
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Sanbornville, NH
0.5 mi 0.8 km #20Jackman Ridge Lookout Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Madison, NH
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Madison, NH

Photos of Lakes Region - 48

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View from the summit.
Jul 11, 2019 near Gilford, NH
Sweeping lake and mountain views from ledges near the Belknap Mountain summit.
Sep 23, 2017 near Gilford, NH
Hiking to the summit of Mount Major in New Hampshire
Aug 31, 2019 near Gilford, NH
Squam from Rattlesnake.
May 24, 2016 near Holderness, NH
Heading up the steps on the Old Bridle Path.
Dec 14, 2014 near Holderness, NH
View from Bald Knob
Jun 6, 2019 near Tuftonboro, NH
Hanson Top summit
May 5, 2019 near Effingham, NH
View looking north at the summit.
Jun 16, 2018 near Gilford, NH

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