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40 mi 64 km of trail 3 Hikes

Easy Trails 4 Trails Intermediate Trails 15 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails

Hikes in Alton - 3

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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

(16) Wolfeboro, NH
Favorite At the intersection of Copple Crown Trail and Copple Crown East Peak.
Intermediate

Copple Crown

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

(9) 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 Alton - 18

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1.5 mi 2.4 km #1Mt. Major Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Gilford, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.4 km Gilford, NH 15 
5.5 mi 8.8 km #2Red Trail
Intermediate
Gilmanton, NH
Intermediate
5.5 mi 8.8 km Gilmanton, NH
0.6 mi 1.0 km #3Red Trail (Klem-Mack Loop)
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Gilford, NH
3.1 mi 4.9 km #4Dave Roberts Quarry Trail
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
3.1 mi 4.9 km Gilford, NH
1.4 mi 2.3 km #5Copple Crown Trail
Intermediate
Sanbornville, NH
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Sanbornville, NH
1.5 mi 2.5 km #6Boulder Loop Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Wolfeboro, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.5 km Wolfeboro, NH
12.4 mi 19.9 km #7Belknap Range Trail
Difficult
Gilford, NH
Difficult
12.4 mi 19.9 km Gilford, NH
1.3 mi 2.1 km #8Reed Road Trail
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Gilford, NH
1.1 mi 1.8 km #9Major - Straightback Link
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Gilford, NH
0.6 mi 0.9 km #10North Straightback Link (Green)
Difficult
Gilford, NH
Difficult
0.6 mi 0.9 km Gilford, NH
0.2 mi 0.3 km #11Copple Crown East Peak Trail
Easy
Sanbornville, NH
Easy
0.2 mi 0.3 km Sanbornville, NH
0.3 mi 0.4 km #12Blue Trail
Intermediate
Wolfeboro, NH
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.4 km Wolfeboro, NH
2.6 mi 4.3 km #13Jesus Valley - Beaver Pond Trail
Intermediate
Wolfeboro, NH
Intermediate
2.6 mi 4.3 km Wolfeboro, NH
1.3 mi 2.0 km #14Brook Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Gilford, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
1.3 mi 2.0 km Gilford, NH
3.5 mi 5.6 km #15Devil's Den Road
Intermediate
New Durham, NH
Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.6 km New Durham, NH
0.8 mi 1.3 km #16Red Trail
Easy
Wolfeboro, NH
Easy
0.8 mi 1.3 km Wolfeboro, NH
0.4 mi 0.7 km #17Red Trail Loop
Easy
Wolfeboro, NH
Easy
0.4 mi 0.7 km Wolfeboro, NH
1.8 mi 2.9 km #18Woodman Hill Road
Intermediate
Sanbornville, NH
Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.9 km Sanbornville, NH

Photos of Alton - 28

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View from the summit.
Jul 11, 2019 near Gilford, NH
Copple Crown East Peak Viewpoint
Oct 19, 2019 near Sanborn…, NH
Hiking to the summit of Mount Major in New Hampshire
Aug 31, 2019 near Gilford, NH
Copple Crown East Peak Viewpoint
Oct 19, 2019 near Sanborn…, NH
View before the summit.  Wild fresh blueberries along the trail.
Aug 23, 2016 near Gilford, NH
View of Lake Winnipesaukee at the summit of Mt. Major.
Apr 23, 2015 near Gilford, NH
View from Mount Major
Aug 13, 2015 near Gilford, NH
Panorama of Alton Bay, NH
Aug 13, 2015 near Gilford, NH