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Kearsarge North Mountain
Chatham, NH

Kearsarge North Mountain as seen from South Baldface
Kearsarge North Mountain as seen from South Baldface

Location mapSummary
Kearsarge North Mountain, once known as Pequawket Mountain, is located just northeast of North Conway. The summit firetower (no longer an active fire lookout) features an open cab and a wrap around deck. The original fire tower was operated 1909 until 1950-51ish, when the current fire tower was built.

Summit Elevation
3,268 feet

Summit Facilities
Firetower.

Trails
The Mt. Kearsarge North Trail and Weeks Brook Trail both reach the summit of Kearsarge North Mountain.

Trip Reports:
Click on the date for photos, timestamps, and maps.
Date of Hike Trail(s) Length Steepness Vertical
October 31, 2010 Weeks Brook Trail, more Moderate Difficult 2,813'
July 22, 2010 Kearsarge North Trail, more Moderate Difficult 2,953'
January 1, 2009 Kearsarge North Trail, more Moderate Difficult 3,064'
December 13, 2008 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'
August 28, 2008 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'
June 11, 2008 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'
May 13, 2008 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'
March 30, 2008 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'
February 11, 2008 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'
January 12, 2008 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'
October 21, 2007 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'
April 14, 2007 Kearsarge North Trail Moderate Difficult 2,653'

More Information
  • NH 52 With-A-View - Hiking list
  • Kearsarge North (Pequawket) Tower - Forest Fire Lookout Association
  • Borderline - New England's Cancelled Ski Areas




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