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Mt. Roberts
Moultonborough, NH

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

Route: Mt. Roberts Trail

For the third hike of the day, we headed up to the Ossipees. With the exception of a few small patches on the upper Mt. Roberts Trail, the hike was snow free. With clear skies overhead, the views were superb, both to the south from the ledges and to the Whites from the summit.

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


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Saturday, April 30, 2011
Time to Trailhead: 00:06
Parking Elevation: 1,240'
Destination: Mt. Roberts
Time Elapsed: 00:58
Trailhead Elevation: 1,250'
Summit Elevation: 2,582'
Distance: 2.5 miles
Vertical Gain: 1,407'
Hike Time Elapsed: 02:16
Hike Vertical Gain: 1,582'


Mt. Roberts Trail trailhead near the horse barn
Mt. Roberts Trail trailhead near the horse barn

Trailing Arbutus along the Mt. Roberts Trail
Trailing Arbutus along the Mt. Roberts Trail

Mt. Washington as seen from the Mt. Roberts summit. - Click to enlarge
Mt. Washington as seen from the Mt. Roberts summit.

Topographic map of Mt. Roberts


Directions to trailhead: Take Route 109 South from Route 25. Bear left onto Route 171. Shortly thereafter, take a left onto Ossipee Park Road. The hiker parking lot is located on the right just after the gatehouse. Continue on the road on foot, taking a left at the intersection. The Mt. Roberts Trail trailhead is located at the corner of the field near the barn.

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