Best Trails Near Jackson NH

Jackson has 17 trails in the vicinity, including 13 hiking trails and 8 for walking. These trails range from 1.5 to 16 miles in length. The longest trail in Jackson is Doublehead a well-known trail measuring 16 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Carter Dome Trail and Ellis River Trail. Trails.com member Benjamin H. recently completed Carter Dome Trail.

More information on the best trails in Jackson can be found below.
  • Ellis River Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    Ellis River Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is three miles long and begins at 767 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  3.0 miles

    Ellis River Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. ...

  • Nineteen-Mile Brook Trail

    1 Reviews

    Jackson, NH

    To be in Carter Notch in winter is to experience a feeling of being remote and wild. The impressive pass between the 4,422-foot Wildcat Mountain and the 4,832-foot Carter Dome is the result of ...
    •  Day trip
    •  7.6 miles
    •  Guide

    To be in Carter Notch in winter is to experience a feeling of being remote and wild. The impressive pass between the 4,422-foot ...

  • Jackson and the Mount Washington Region, NH

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    Jackson, NH

    Jackson and the Mount Washington Region—North Conway, Bartlett, and Waterville Valley—in the heart of the White Mountains, offer a splendid array of outdoor family activities. In winter Jackson ...
    •  Up to a week's worth of fun.
    •  Guide

    Jackson and the Mount Washington Region—North Conway, Bartlett, and Waterville Valley—in the heart of the White Mountains, ...

  • Wildcat

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    Jackson, NH

    This is a steep ascent to a wooded ridge and two of the Wildcat mountains, including one 4,000-footer with a viewing platform and a 360-degree view. The trail dips a couple of times, then resumes ...
    •  4.5 hours
    •  4.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a steep ascent to a wooded ridge and two of the Wildcat mountains, including one 4,000-footer with a viewing platform ...

  • Tuckerman Ravine- Boott Spur Loop

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    Jackson, NH

    A dramatic climb up the wall of a famous ravine, then an alpine traverse across a high shoulder of Mount Washington. Mount Washington may be the tallest mountain in the Northeast and thus appealing ...
    •  8 hours
    •  8.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A dramatic climb up the wall of a famous ravine, then an alpine traverse across a high shoulder of Mount Washington. Mount ...

  • Ellis River Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    Sometimes it’s just hard to choose a trail to ski at a cross-country ski center. That can happen in Jackson, New Hampshire. When it does, try this long loop, which features three of the system’s ...
    •  Day trip
    •  15.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Sometimes it’s just hard to choose a trail to ski at a cross-country ski center. That can happen in Jackson, New Hampshire. ...

  • Great Angel Loop / Great Glen Trails

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    Jackson, NH

    They say location is everything. Great Glen Trails is located at the base of one of the most picturesque spots in New Hampshire—Mount Washington. The highest peak in the northeastern United States ...
    •  Day trip
    •  4.2 miles
    •  Guide

    They say location is everything. Great Glen Trails is located at the base of one of the most picturesque spots in New Hampshire—Mount ...

  • Carter Dome Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    Not only does this loop ascend the tenth highest peak in New England, it does so by following two trails that are far less traveled than others reaching the same destination. Throw in some ...
    •  8 hours
    •  11.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Not only does this loop ascend the tenth highest peak in New England, it does so by following two trails that are far less ...

  • Hutmens Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    Hutmens Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 1,389 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.9 ...
    •  1.9 miles

    Hutmens Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.9 miles long ...

  • Halls Ledge Traile

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    Jackson, NH

    Halls Ledge Traile is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 1,170 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...
    •  2.1 miles

    Halls Ledge Traile is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.1 miles ...

  • Popple Mt Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    Popple Mt Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is two miles long and begins at 1,237 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  2.0 miles

    Popple Mt Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. ...

  • East Pasture Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    East Pasture Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.7 miles long and begins at 1,979 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...
    •  2.7 miles

    East Pasture Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.7 miles ...

  • Doublehead Ski Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    Doublehead Ski Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 1,477 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...
    •  1.5 miles

    Doublehead Ski Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 1.5 ...

  • Bald Land Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    Bald Land Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 2,050 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is ...
    •  2.1 miles

    Bald Land Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is 2.1 miles ...

  • Bog Brook Trail

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    Jackson, NH

    Bog Brook Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is two miles long and begins at 1,775 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is ...
    •  2.0 miles

    Bog Brook Trail is a hiking trail in Jackson, New Hampshire. It is within White Mountain National Forest. It is two miles ...

  • Ellis River: Route 16 to Harvard Cabin

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    Jackson, NH

    The Ellis River typifies the White Mountains. Starting near the slopes of Mount Washington, it cascades down the very heart of Pinkham Notch, contorting among rock formations and rapids to drop ...
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    The Ellis River typifies the White Mountains. Starting near the slopes of Mount Washington, it cascades down the very heart ...

  • Doublehead

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    Jackson, NH

    This ride's general location is Jackson. Scenery includes vistas of Jackson and the Mount Washington Valley. Wilderness that's close to civilization is a plus. Follow the East Branch of the Saco ...
    •  16 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride's general location is Jackson. Scenery includes vistas of Jackson and the Mount Washington Valley. Wilderness that's ...