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White Mountain National Forest

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Kancamagus Highway, Supervisors Office, NH 03246-2741
+1 603-536-6100
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lincoln Trailhead is the gateway to a wonderful day hike or to a great overnight. My wife, son and I took our dog on a beautiful walk up a gently sloping trail by the side of the river. It was a well maintained and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrific hiking trails abound throughout the forest. Water Falls Scenic Vistas camping picnic spots. Not to mention Moose and assorted other wildlife.

Thank Spuddler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family rode the Cogg train up the mountain. The guide was very experienced and interesting. It was amazing how steep the mountain is and the view from the top is beautiful! Even on a cloudy day. Plenty of hiking trails and casual walking. Definitely...More

Thank Darlene N
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great place to see the lay of the land. Great views. Take the time and walk to the top it is worth the time, to see the view from the top.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Came here hiking a couple of times in the fall. Great trails with a variety of difficulties and sceneries!

Thank Ling R
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Gorgeous scenery with lots to do around the mountains! Make sure you drive both ways on the K Highway to see two different views of the mountains.

Thank Jeanette H
Reviewed May 11, 2018

We took a day trip to White Mountain National Forest as on our holiday we wanted to experience some of the great outdoors as well as city life. White Mountain National Forest didn't disappoint. The staff in the visitor centre were very helpful explaining what...More

4  Thank Travelling_Choconut
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

My son and I hiked Mt Cabot in early spring so most of the time we hiked in snow. The 10 mile round trip took about 5 1/2 hrs (3 1/2 to get up) but the result was fantastic. The walk through the forests included...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Visited the park during the fall and it has become one of my faves! Loved everything about it. I stayed at N. Conway which is a quaint little town with cute stores. Definitely take the time to walk around town! The Mountains are gorgeous! if...More

3  Thank HikerNova
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Walk, drive or camp here and you will be awed by the beauty and peace. Fall is maybe the best season with full foliage, but traffic can be really annoying and slow. Slow down, relax and take it all in.

Thank mesatraveler
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March 31, 2018|
Response from iamdavidbowieinspace |
Here is what I found, upon doing some more digging: Lafayette Campground is located in the middle of Franconia Notch State Park, along the Franconia Recreational Trail. The campground is open for walk-ins beginning May 19... More
October 25, 2017|
Response from Andrew H | Reviewed this property |
Tons...at varying prices.