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    Galehead Hut

    Pemigewasset Wilderness Area, Franconia, NH
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          1 - 5 of 6 reviews

          Reviewed 2 September 2015

          This hut is a welcome site after hiking up and down dale for hours (7 -8 h from Green Leaf Hut). One of the most popular of the Appalachian Mountain Club establishments it is well appointed with comfortable and small dorms (around 10 bunks each)....More

          1  Thank MajaMontreal
          Reviewed 10 July 2015

          This is one of the trickier climbs. Galehead is remote but well worth it. Excellent food, staff and sleeping quarters. I love how the staff wakes you up with music and song. Another terrific AMC service. Keep up the great work AMC!

          Thank Jmih
          Reviewed 7 July 2015

          Did the hut to hut hiking for the first time and stayed at three huts greenleaf,galehead and Zealand falls.everthing was outstanding the staff the food and the comfort of the bunk,I will defiantly be trying there other huts in the future this is a very...More

          1  Thank jimmy m
          Reviewed 19 August 2013

          This is a high country hut, only accessible by hiking a minimum of 4.6 steep miles. It allows you to do overnight trips without carrying tent, sleeping bag, food, stove, water purification. There are 4 bunkrooms, not separated by gender, with a total of 38...More

          Thank brimel
          Reviewed 26 July 2013

          Don't read any further if you are looking for a place to drive up to and hop in bed. It takes a good 3-4 hours of hiking to reach the hut. If you are a hiking and wonder about staying in an AMC hut, read...More

          1  Thank Diosa18
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          • Number of rooms
          • 19
          • Location
          • United States >
          • New Hampshire >
          • White Mountains >
          • Franconia
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          "get there early or you may have to get a fourth tier bunk"
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          "Not a big deal but if you get to the early you have a better chance at a bottom bunk."
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