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1,224 mi 1,970 km of trail 15 Recommended Routes

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 40 Trails Intermediate Trails 196 Trails Hard Trails 165 Trails
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gem Favorite View from the peak at the Kearsarge fire tower

Kearsarge Fire Tower

(6) North C…, NH

Recommended Routes in White Mountain National Forest - 15

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Favorite Franconia Ridge
Difficult

Franconia Ridge Loop

8.3 mi 13.4 km 3,566' Up 1086.87 m Up 3,564' Down 1086.35 m Down

Lincoln, NH
Favorite Franconia Ridge
Difficult

Pemi Loop

29.9 mi 48.2 km 7,442' Up 2268.44 m Up 7,426' Down 2263.3 m Down

Lincoln, NH
Favorite Mount Washington Peak, Gorham, NH
Difficult

The Presidential Traverse

18.9 mi 30.5 km 7,702' Up 2347.63 m Up 7,131' Down 2173.48 m Down

Gorham, NH
Favorite Now, this is different. Almost like a sidewalk.
Intermediate/Difficult

Welch-Dickey Mountain Loop

4.2 mi 6.8 km 1,709' Up 520.84 m Up 1,709' Down 520.85 m Down

Thornton, NH
Favorite Mt. Chocorua summit!
Difficult

Mt. Chocorua - Champney Falls Route

7.2 mi 11.5 km 2,162' Up 659.05 m Up 2,163' Down 659.27 m Down

Ferncroft, NH
Favorite View of the Moosilauke summit from along the trail.
Difficult

Beaver Brook Out and Back

6.9 mi 11.1 km 3,082' Up 939.27 m Up 3,082' Down 939.48 m Down

Lincoln, NH
Favorite Beecher cascade. with permission from Dean Goss All Rights Reserved
Difficult

Four Summits Loop (Tom, Field, Willey, Avalon)

9.3 mi 14.9 km 3,325' Up 1013.38 m Up 3,325' Down 1013.39 m Down

Pinkham…, NH
Favorite Mount Washington Peak, Gorham, NH
Difficult

Pinkham Notch to Mount Washington Summit

8.0 mi 12.8 km 4,154' Up 1265.99 m Up 4,152' Down 1265.6 m Down

Pinkham…, NH

Trails in White Mountain National Forest - 386

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3.8 mi 6.2 km #1Tuckerman Ravine
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH 24 
2.8 mi 4.6 km #2Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH 18 
5.2 mi 8.4 km #3Mt Osceola
Difficult
Waterville Valley, NH
Difficult
Waterville Valley, NH 19 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #4Huntington Ravine Trail
Very Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Very Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
2.4 mi 3.9 km #5King Ravine Trail
Very Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Very Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
8.6 mi 13.9 km #6Baldface Circle Trail
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
1.2 mi 1.9 km #7Basin Cascades
Intermediate/Difficult
Lincoln, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
Lincoln, NH
1.5 mi 2.4 km #8Mt. Willard Trail
Intermediate
Pinkham Notch, NH
Intermediate
Pinkham Notch, NH 14 
5.4 mi 8.7 km #9Gulfside
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
6.0 mi 9.7 km #10Webster Cliff Trail
Difficult
Livermore, NH
Difficult
Livermore, NH
8.0 mi 12.9 km #11Crawford Path
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
9.2 mi 14.8 km #12Moat Mountain Trail
Difficult
North Conway, NH
Difficult
North Conway, NH
2.2 mi 3.5 km #13Caps Ridge Trail
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
4.6 mi 7.4 km #14Franconia Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Deerfield, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
Deerfield, NH
0.5 mi 0.8 km #15Lion's Head (Winter)
Very Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
Very Difficult
Pinkham Notch, NH
1.5 mi 2.5 km #16Cascade Path
Intermediate/Difficult
Waterville Valley, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
Waterville Valley, NH
4.8 mi 7.7 km #17Sabbaday Brook Trail
Intermediate
Livermore, NH
Intermediate
Livermore, NH
2.8 mi 4.5 km #18Falling Waters Trail
Difficult
Lincoln, NH
Difficult
Lincoln, NH
4.8 mi 7.7 km #19Garfield Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Deerfield, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
Deerfield, NH 12 
0.4 mi 0.6 km #20Sugarloaf Spur a
Intermediate
Deerfield, NH
Intermediate
Deerfield, NH

Photos of White Mountain National Forest - 337

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Franconia Ridge
May 25, 2016 near Deerfield, NH
East Osceola Mountain sunrise
Feb 14, 2018 near Watervi…, NH
Summit view of Mount Hale via Drone
Feb 14, 2018 near Deerfield, NH
View midway between Osceola and East Osceola
Feb 14, 2018 near Watervi…, NH
Osceola Mountain view
Feb 14, 2018 near Watervi…, NH
Playing around Diana's Bath.
Jun 28, 2017 near Bartlett, NH
Viewpoint at the Waterville Valley Ski Trails
Aug 19, 2016 near Watervi…, NH
View coming down from East Osceola
Feb 14, 2018 near Watervi…, NH