New Hampshire National Parks Trails

To find trails in New Hampshire national parks, national monuments and other National Park Service locations, select a region or trail below.

Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge :: Portsmouth, NH

Hikers who explored this saltwater shoreline 15 years ago would have found themselves in trouble. Once part of the Pease Air Force Base where high-security nuclear bombers lumbered into the sky, this 1,000-acre tract has now been converted into a nat

John Hay National Wildlife Refuge :: Newbury, NH

A surprising aspect of this magnificent estate, sited on a hill above the cooling waters of Lake Sunapee, is that the formal gardens and 100-foot portico do not command sweeping lake and mountain views. In a likely concession to modern sensibilities,

Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge Trail :: Newington, NH

This is one of our favorite, easy-to-do walks in New Hampshire’s seacoast area. This local gem, one of more than 560 national wildlife refuges across the country protects more than 580 acres and 6.5 miles of shoreline along the picturesque Great Bay

Lower Crossover Trail :: Wapack National Wildlife Refuge, NH

Lower Crossover Trail is a hiking trail in Greenfield, New Hampshire. It is within Wapack National Wildlife Refuge. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 1,058 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 116 fee

Ted's Trail :: Wapack National Wildlife Refuge, NH

Ted's Trail is a hiking trail in Greenfield, New Hampshire. It is within Wapack National Wildlife Refuge. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 954 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,484 feet. The Par

Carolyn's Trail :: Wapack National Wildlife Refuge, NH

Carolyn's Trail is a hiking trail in Greenfield, New Hampshire. It is within Wapack National Wildlife Refuge. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 2,019 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,291 feet.

Cliff Trail :: Wapack National Wildlife Refuge, NH

Cliff Trail is a hiking trail in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. It is within Wapack National Wildlife Refuge. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 1,881 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 945 feet

Upper Crossover Trail :: Wapack National Wildlife Refuge, NH

Upper Crossover Trail is a hiking trail in Greenfield, New Hampshire. It is within Wapack National Wildlife Refuge. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 1,949 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 83 feet

South Cliff Trail :: Wapack National Wildlife Refuge, NH

South Cliff Trail is a hiking trail in Greenfield, New Hampshire. It is within Wapack National Wildlife Refuge. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 2,130 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 61 feet.

Rhododendron State Park :: Keene, NH

Designated a national natural landmark by the National Park Service, and New Hampshire’s only botanic site, Rhododendron State Park draws visitors into its looping paths of delicate beauty. The 0.6-mile Rhododendron Trail commences through stone post

Boulder Loop Trail :: Conway, NH

As you hike the Boulder Loop, you’ll feel as if you have your very own naturalist along. Equipped with a White Mountain National Forest interpretive leaflet (available at the trailhead or at the White Mountain National Forest Information Centers) t

Great Bay :: Newmarket, NH

A paddle along wooded shorelines and marshes with excellent wildlife-watching opportunities. While Great Bay is more than 13 miles upstream from the Atlantic Ocean, it is highly influenced by the changing tides: it is almost twice as large at high ti

Yellow Jacket Xc Trail :: , NH

Yellow Jacket Xc Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Carroll County and Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 1,208 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.4 mi

Rollins Trail :: Waterville Valley, NH

Rollins Trail is a hiking trail in Waterville Valley, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.5 miles long and begins at 3,604 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,905 fee

Pine Flat Xc Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Pine Flat Xc Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 881 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 225 feet.

Jericho Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Jericho Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.9 miles long and begins at 1,678 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.8 miles with a total elevation g

Spur to Flume :: Easton, NH

Spur to Flume is a hiking trail in Easton, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 358 feet long and begins at 2,389 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 114 feet.

Mount Kinsman Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Mount Kinsman Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 3.4 miles long and begins at 1,071 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,922

Orr Hill Trail :: Landaff, NH

Orr Hill Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Landaff, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 1,215 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.3 miles with a total elevation gain of

Merrill Trail :: Landaff, NH

Merrill Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Landaff, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 1,369 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.2 miles with a total elevation gain of

South Peak Spur :: Benton, NH

South Peak Spur is a hiking trail in Benton, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 4,450 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 87 feet. The trail

B18 Crash Site Trail :: Woodstock, NH

B18 Crash Site Trail is a hiking trail in Woodstock, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is a mile long and begins at 1,518 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,272 feet.

Glencliff Trail :: Benton, NH

Glencliff Trail is a hiking trail in Benton, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 1,481 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,996 feet. The Gl

Glover Brook Trail :: Woodstock, NH

Glover Brook Trail is a hiking trail in Woodstock, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 832 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 754 feet.

Al Merrill Loop :: Woodstock, NH

Al Merrill Loop is a hiking trail in Woodstock, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is a mile long and begins at 2,478 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 546 feet.

Carriage Road :: Grafton County, NH

Carriage Road is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 4.9 miles long and begins at 1,723 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 10.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 3,230 feet.

Weasel Trail :: Woodstock, NH

Weasel Trail is a hiking trail in Woodstock, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is three miles long and begins at 1,762 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,057 feet.

Kinsman Ridge Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Kinsman Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 5.7 miles long and begins at 1,889 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 11.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 4,434

Hubbard Brook Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Hubbard Brook Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 1,581 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 502 fe

Jericho Road Trail :: Easton, NH

Jericho Road Trail is a hiking trail in Easton, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 3.1 miles long and begins at 1,395 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,377 feet. The

Appalachian Trail :: Lincoln, NH

Appalachian Trail is a hiking trail in Lincoln, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 4,320 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,465 feet. The

Gordon Pond Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Gordon Pond Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 4.0 miles long and begins at 2,825 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,187 fe

Cobble Hill Trail :: Landaff, NH

Cobble Hill Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Landaff, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 3.7 miles long and begins at 1,447 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain

Hurricane Mountain Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Hurricane Mountain Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.7 miles long and begins at 2,090 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 2

Walker Brook Road :: Woodstock, NH

Walker Brook Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Woodstock, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 1,175 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.5 miles with a total elevation ga

Gorge Brook Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Gorge Brook Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 2,474 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,665 fe

Old Railroad Grade :: Grafton County, NH

Old Railroad Grade is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 1,056 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 344 fee

Al Merill Trail :: Woodstock, NH

Al Merill Trail is a hiking trail in Woodstock, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 3,009 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 847 feet.

Asquam Ridge Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Asquam Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 4.9 miles long and begins at 2,478 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 3,109 f

Hurricane Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Hurricane Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 2,379 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 255 feet.

Snapper Trail :: Benton, NH

Snapper Trail is a hiking trail in Benton, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 2,795 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 582 feet.

Reel Brook Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Reel Brook Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 1,407 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,299 fee

Chippewa Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Chippewa Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 1,317 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,690 feet.

Fr 211 :: Warren, NH

Fr 211 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Warren, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 1,424 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 980 feet

Mount Cilley Trail :: Woodstock, NH

Mount Cilley Trail is a hiking trail in Woodstock, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 3.3 miles long and begins at 1,308 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,683 feet.

Rattlesnake Mountain Trail :: Rumney, NH

Rattlesnake Mountain Trail is a hiking trail in Rumney, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 622 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,229 fee

Mount Kineo Trail :: Ellsworth, NH

Mount Kineo Trail is a hiking trail in Ellsworth, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 4.3 miles long and begins at 1,918 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,631 feet. T

Three Ponds Trail :: Grafton County, NH

Three Ponds Trail is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 6.0 miles long and begins at 1,323 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 12.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,895 f

Stinson Mountain Trail :: Rumney, NH

Stinson Mountain Trail is a hiking trail in Rumney, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 1,501 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,383 feet.

Donkey Hill Cutoff :: Grafton County, NH

Donkey Hill Cutoff is a hiking trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 1,731 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 167 fee