White Mountain Trail
State: New Hampshire
National Forest: White Mountain National Forest
Length: 100.0 mi / 160.9 km
Time to Allow: 2.5 hours to drive this byway.
The White Mountain Trail offers New England's most rugged mountain scenery as it travels easily through three historic "notches" or mountain passes. Views abound of villages and unspoiled National Forest. Stops include views of Mount Washington and the grand Mount Washington Hotel, mountain cascades, wildlife, and the Appalachian Trail.
America's Byways take you to some of the best hiking trails across the nation, including the greatest of them all, the Appalachian Trail. As you begin the ambitious journey, you'll wind your way across 2,160 miles of the East's most impressive terrain.
Encompassing the White Mountain Trail and Kancamagus Scenic Byway in New Hampshire, the White Mountains are known for royal snow-capped mountain peaks, extraordinary rock formations, cascading waterfalls, and hushed valleys. Come enjoy the area’s rich geographical and historical past as you hike "The Whites."
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4-Day Trip: White Mountains Trail Tour
The White Mountains Trail begins at North Woodstock, New Hampshire. The following tour lists points of interest that will provide hours and hours...