4.6
7 votes

White Mountains

New Hampshire USA

Free
Free to Visit
Open Now
Mon 12a-11:59p
  • Independent
  • Credit Cards
    not Accepted
  • Pet Friendly
  • Not Wheelchair
    Accessible
  • Public
    Restrooms

“the most rugged mountains in New England”

The White Mountains are a mountain range covering about a quarter of the state of New Hampshire and a small portion of western Maine in the United States. Part of the northern Appalachian Mountains, they are the most rugged mountains in New England. The range is heavily visited due to its proximity to Boston and, to a lesser extent, New York City. Most of the area is public land, including the White Mountain National Forest and a number of state parks. Its most famous mountain is 6,288-foot (1,917 m) Mount Washington, which is the highest peak in the Northeastern U.S. and which held the record for fastest surface wind gust (231 miles per hour (372 km/h), over 100 m/s, in 1934) in the world for 76 years. It lies in a line of summits called the Presidential Range named after U.S. presidents and other prominent Americans. The White Mountains also include the Franconia Range, Sandwich Range, Carter-Moriah Range and Kinsman Range in New Hampshire, and the Mahoosuc Range straddling the border between it and Maine. In all, there are 48 peaks over 4,000 feet (1,200 m), known as the Four-thousand footers. The Whites are known for a system of alpine huts for hikers operated by the Appalachian Mountain Club. The Appalachian Trail crosses the area from southwest to northeast.

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Reviewed by
megumi.himura

  • 50 Reviews
  • 12 Helpful
October 01, 2014
Rated 5.0

The wonderful campgrounds in this place offers a lot of daily activities for kids and adults. They have great amenities that has all your needs, from game rooms, swimming pools with water slides, stores where you can buy the things you will need, and impressive bathroom facilities equipped with everyone's favorite. a hot shower. The views here are also magnificent and really worth visiting.

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White Mountains

New Hampshire
USA

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  • Independent
  • Credit Cards not Accepted
  • Pet Friendly
  • Not Wheelchair Accessible
  • Public Restrooms
  • Outdoor Seating
  • No Wifi

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