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Mt. Mack
Gilford, NH

Trailheads, measurements, times, distances, and maps are all approximate and relative to the hike(s) as shown below.
The Round Pond Trail
The Round Pond Trail

Route: Fire Road, Round Pond Trail, Round Pond-Piper Link, Red Trail, Red-Orange Trail

Some mud in places from the rain/thaw, however nothing too bad up to the pond. Normal puddles to contend with on the east side of the pond. Ascent to Mack was also muddy in places. Nice warm conditions, with temperatures in the 50s.

Hike Ratings
Getting To Trailhead: Easy
Destination: Mt. Mack
Length: Moderate
Steepness: Moderate
Navigation: Easy
Views: Excellent
Crowds: Minimal


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Friday, December 25, 2015
Parking Elevation: 1,100'
Destination: Mt. Mack
Trailhead Elevation: 1,100'
Summit Elevation: 2,001'
Vertical Gain: 976'
Hike Vertical Gain: 1,107'


The East Gilford-Fire Road trailhead at the end of Wood Road
The East Gilford-Fire Road trailhead at the end of Wood Road

The sunset from near the summit of Mt. Mack - Click to enlarge
The sunset from near the summit of Mt. Mack

Directions to trailhead: From Route 11A East past Gunstock, then take a right onto Bickford Road, then take a left onto Wood Road, soon bearing left to go uphill around the last house. The Fire Road-East Gilford Trail trailhead will be at the back of the 5 car parking lot at the end of the road.

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