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Best trails in North Woodstock

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Looking for a great trail near North Woodstock, New Hampshire? AllTrails has 13 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Crawford Notch State Park or Franconia Notch State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like White Mountain National Forest or West Rattlesnake Natural Area. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 8 hard trails in North Woodstock ranging from 4.7 to 15.9 miles and from 990 to 4,812 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in North Woodstock
Top trails (13)
#1 - Mount Moosilauke and South Peak Loop
White Mountain National Forest
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Length: 7.2 mi • Est. 4 h 36 m
Please note that the lodge has been reported closed as of May 20th, 2020. A fun loop hike with an optional epic backcountry ski descent if you choose the right time of year. This hike takes you up tShow more
#2 - Beaver Brook Trail to Mount Moosilauke
White Mountain National Forest
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Length: 7.6 mi • Est. 5 h 11 m
NOTE: As of June 2020, the trailhead parking is open. Very steep trail with incredible views at the top. This trail can be very tricky if it’s raining, as it would be extremely muddy and slippery. WShow more
#3 - Mount Moosilauke via Gorge Brook Trail
White Mountain National Forest
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 4 h 34 m
Note: The lodge is closed so you’ll be doing an extra mile and a half of walking just to the trail head.Show more
#4 - B18 Bomber Crash Site Via Walker Brook
North Woodstock, New Hampshire
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 57 m
B18 Bomber Crash Site Via Walker Brook is a 4.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near North Woodstock, New Hampshire and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activiShow more
#5 - Kancamagus Highway Scenic Drive
White Mountain National Forest
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Length: 34.9 mi
Kancamagus Highway Scenic Drive is a 34.9 mile heavily trafficked point-to-point trail located near North Woodstock, New Hampshire that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trailShow more
#6 - Mount Moosilauke Loop via Asquam Ridge Trail to Gorge Brook Trail
White Mountain National Forest
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Length: 10.6 mi • Est. 6 h 10 m
Beautiful views up top. A little muddy at times but always passable.Show more
#7 - Al Merrill Loop Trail
North Woodstock, New Hampshire
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 2 h 24 m
The Loop is made up of the Ridge Trail and the Al Merrill cross-country ski trail. For hiking, it is easier to ascend on the Ridge Trail and descend on the Al Merrill Trail since the Ridge Trail is rShow more
#8 - Mount Wolf and Kinsman Ridge via Appalachian Trail
Franconia Notch State Park
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Length: 12.6 mi • Est. 9 h 1 m
Mount Wolf and Kinsman Ridge via Appalachian Trail is a 12.6 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near North Woodstock, New Hampshire that features beautiful wild flowers and is ratShow more
#9 - Russell Pond Loop
White Mountain National Forest
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 33 m
Russell Pond Loop is a 1.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near North Woodstock, New Hampshire that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkingShow more
#10 - Mount Jim and Mount Waternomee Ridge Trail
White Mountain National Forest
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Length: 9.9 mi • Est. 6 h 3 m
Mount Jim and Mount Waternomee Ridge Trail is a 9.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near North Woodstock, New Hampshire that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. Show more
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