White Horse Trail

MODERATE 12 reviews
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White Horse Trail is a 3.9 mile loop trail located near Bartlett, New Hampshire that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking.

DISTANCE
3.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1102 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

hiking

lake

views

1 month ago

hiking
8 months ago

I found this trail to be very nice and well marked. It was a beautiful fall day and I combined this with a hike up Cathedral Ledge. I found it to be quite satisfying. There were many beautiful views and many active chipmunks to enlighten the way. I also had the pleasure of a gorgeous hawk to swoop down in front of me and that was quite a show. The hike is steep at times but well worth the views.... positively a do over for me.....

hiking
10 months ago

This hike offered beautiful views, but I would NOT recommend it for kids. My husband and I did this hike with our 4 kids (ages 13,11, 9, 8) on a dry and sunny day. It took us 4 hours to complete. It required a lot of climbing on the way up and was VERY steep and slippery in areas on the way down--including some nerve-racking parts along the edge of the cliff. The trail was well marked, but there were intersecting trails and multiple entrances which made it confusing. We were lost for a while and had to rely on the kindness on strangers to find our way and safely navigate down the rocky terrain (the children required 1:1 adult assistance in certain areas--It was very scary). Black Cap is a shorter, safer hike for children and it offers similar views.

hiking
11 months ago

Nice hike under 3 hours with sights and few people on it.

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11 months ago

11 months ago

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Monday, June 13, 2016

Saturday, April 16, 2016

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Friday, December 25, 2015

Slippery and foggy, but easy even with the kids. I'd do it again when the weather is clear since the view promised to be awesome!

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Friday, September 25, 2015

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Saturday, September 07, 2013

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Saturday, June 30, 2012