Mount Cardigan, Mount Gilman, & Crane Mountain Loop

HARD 5 reviews

Mount Cardigan, Mount Gilman, & Crane Mountain Loop is a 8.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Alexandria, New Hampshire that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
8.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2519 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

waterfall

muddy

rocky

scramble

http://www.outdoors.org/lodging-camping/Lodges/cardigan/index.cfm

hiking
8 months ago

Rainy day on the mountain, but still a gorgeous area to hike.

hiking
10 months ago

Great trail! Holt trail was very steep, be prepared to do a lot of scrambling/climbing. I recommend descending down Vistamont, the last stretches of Skyland and into Woodland were pretty overgrown, definitely recommend pants.