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Mt. Willard

A Great hike for everyone, might feel a bit long for beginners. The view does not disappoint, very... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Pepperell, Massachusetts
Mt. Willard Hike

We hiked Mt. Willard 3.2 miles with a 2 and 4 year old. I always look for "short-ish" hikes that... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
Toledo, Ohio
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This geological formation is located between North Conway and Franconia, New Hampshire.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

A Great hike for everyone, might feel a bit long for beginners. The view does not disappoint, very rewarding. Pack some snacks, water and enjoy.

Thank CrisFM7
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We hiked Mt. Willard 3.2 miles with a 2 and 4 year old. I always look for "short-ish" hikes that give a lot of bang for your buck and that's this trail! It's extremely steady in its climb so there are no overly strenuous parts...More

1  Thank rysoftballstar
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Our hike started across from Crawford train station. This is a short hike but what a beautiful view from the top. It's worth it.

2  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Overlooking Crawford Notch, Mount Willard is a short 3.2 mile round trip hike from the train station at the base on 302, where there is a gift shop, bathrooms and free parking. The trail itself begins elevating immediately and consistently for the entire length, with...More

1  Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 16 November 2015

A tourist train goes through this, used to be a mailnline. AMC runs a facility here for dining, lodging, gear for hiking.

1  Thank CaptPete43
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

We were back in New Hampshire this past July and in fact have been vacationing in the region for over 20 years. Along the 302 on route to North Conway traveling east and after the Mount Washington Hotel you will go through Crawford Notch. The...More

3  Thank LLUBIN
Reviewed 13 July 2015

After driving the Mt. Washington Auto road, we decided to back track a bit to Rt. 302 west and head toward Crawford Notch. There are more lovely views of the mountains here. We got out to view the Silver Cascade and Flume Cascade falls right...More

1  Thank earlybirdy_12
Reviewed 19 June 2015

We passed through Crawford Notch as part of a scenic drive whilst staying in the White Mountains. The views are spectacular together with Saco Lake and the history surrounding Wiley House. There is an information building, toilets and a café which wasn't open when we...More

2  Thank Ann H
Reviewed 28 October 2014

US 302 in the White Mountains is a beautiful scenic drive. Many places to stop and enjoy the beauty of Mother Nature. Along the way there is The Silver Cascade and The Flume. Also there is a really neat old Iron Bridge called Iron 4....you...More

6  Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 4 October 2014

This trail is difficult to rate because the distance is relatively short, a little over 3.2 miles round trip. The views are spectacular and the trail goes through the deciduous forest without views on the way up. I say difficult to rate because while you...More

4  Thank Sarracenia
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