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Mt. Martha
Carroll, NH

Trailheads, measurements, times, distances, and maps are all approximate and relative to the hike(s) as shown below.
Looking down the Cherry Mountain Trail
Looking down the Cherry Mountain Trail

Route: Cherry Mountain Trail, Mt. Martha Spur Trail, (Mt. Martha), Mt. Martha Spur Trail, Cherry Mountain Trail

Trail was mostly dry and in good shape. Northwestern viewpoint is a bit overgrown now, thus obstructing the sunset. May try again from the southwestern viewpoint when the angle is appropriate when the days are shorter.

Lots of logging adjacent to the first part of the trail, but the trail itself was not crossed. Nice views from the clearcut, especially this evening on the way down.


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


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Parking Elevation: 1,660'
Destination: Mt. Martha
Time Elapsed: 00:41
Trailhead Elevation: 1,660'
Summit Elevation: 3,573'
Distance: 1.9 miles
Vertical Gain: 1,933'
Hike Time Elapsed: 01:48
Hike Distance: 3.8 miles
Hike Vertical Gain: 1,953'


The Cherry Mountain Trail trailhead
The Cherry Mountain Trail trailhead

Looking toward the northern Pemi region peaks from Mt. Martha - Click to enlarge
Looking toward the northern Pemi region peaks from Mt. Martha

The sunset from Mt. Martha - Click to enlarge
The sunset from Mt. Martha

Topographic map of Mt. Martha


Directions to trailhead: Take Route 302 west to Route 3 North, then take a right onto Route 115. The Cherry Mountain Trail trailhead and parking area will be on the right, immediately after passing Lennon Road on the left.

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