Category: Trip Reports

If you’re looking for a hike near the Notch Hostel see #RecommendedHikes in our blog. Not all hikes posted in our Trip Reports section are suitable for everyone.

Mt. Pemigewasset – 2020-10-04

Destination: Mt. Pemigewasset Trails: Indian Head Trail Hike Date: 2020-10-04   Conditions:Dry, some slippery spots with leaves, but otherwise fast easy hike up and down   Submitted by: Lindsey Meyers Bertone lmeyersbertone@gmail.com  ...

North & Middle Sugarloaf – 2020-10-03

Destination: North & Middle Sugarloaf Trails: Sugarloaf Trail Hike Date: 2020-10-03   Conditions:Wet & slippery with leaves from recent rain   Submitted by: Lindsey Meyers Bertone lmeyersbertone@gmail.com  ...

Mt. Moosilauke – 2020-10-18

Destination: Mt. Moosilauke Trails: Appalachian trail (southbound) Hike Date: 2020-10-18   Conditions:Lots of snow on the trail and high winds at the summit. Going up from beaver brook is rough and would be even more difficult coming down. Snow disappeared around 2000 feet nearing hwy 25. If there weren’t...

Mt Haystack, Mt Lincoln, Mt Lafayette – 2020-10-06

Destination: Mt Haystack, Mt Lincoln, Mt Lafayette Trails: Falling Water, Old Bridle Hike Date: 2020-10-06   Conditions:Wet rocks going up Falling Waters Some muddy spots going down Old Bridle, rocky pretty much all the way down   Submitted by: Amanda Kendrick auburn1979@hotmail.com  ...

Mt. Nancy – 2020-09-26

Destination: Mt. Nancy Trails: Nancy Pond Trail, Mt. Nancy Herd Path Hike Date: 2020-09-26   Conditions:Trail was in great shape. Almost no mud. The herd path up Nancy is very steep, but the path was always obvious and easy to follow. Parking & Road Access:About 6 cars when I...

Moriah carters traverse – 2020-09-06

Destination: Moriah carters traverse Trails: stony brook to carter moriah to carter dome to nineteen mile brook Hike Date: 2020-09-06   Conditions:dry, gorgeous day!   Submitted by: Emily E Guay traineremilyg@gmail.com  ...

Liberty Springs to Kinsman Notch – 2020-09-03

Destination: Liberty Springs to Kinsman Notch Trails: Rocky, Bonanza Hike Date: 2020-09-03   Conditions:Very muddy, especially after kinsman. Otherwise good, safe. Equipment:Light day pack with only essentials, and trekking poles Trail Maintenance:Two blow downs   Submitted by: Daniel Tenbusch tenbuschdaniel@gmail.com  ...

Mount Pemigewasset – 2020-08-20

Destination: Mount Pemigewasset Trails: Mount Pemigewasset Trail Hike Date: 2020-08-20   Conditions:Dry, packed down, rocky Equipment:Day pack for short hike Parking & Road Access:Pack at the flume visitor center. Can fill up fast. Comments:The trail seems misleading. You keep going up and up with what seems like no end...

Mt Moosilauke – 2020-08-20

Destination: Mt Moosilauke Trails: Root and Ivy Hike Date: 2020-08-20   Conditions:Amazing! Warm at the bottom then got colder as we climbed. Windy at the top but sunny and clear!   Submitted by: Ashley Conway ashley.conway@yahoo.com  ...

The Flume – 2020-08-07

Destination: The Flume Trails: Flume Gorge State Park Hike Date: 2020-08-07   Conditions:Well maintained high traffic area. Lots of children. Great views. Plan on waiting in line for access to viewpoints. Easy hike overall. The trail is now a forced one way loop due to coronavirus. Reservations are required...