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North Sugarloaf, Middle Sugarloaf
Bethlehem, NH

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

Route: Trestle Trail, Sugarloaf Trail, (North Sugarloaf), Sugarloaf Trail, (Middle Sugarloaf), Sugarloaf Trail, Trestle Trail

Trails were mostly dry and in good shape. A few black flies around sunset, but never too bad.

Hike Ratings
Getting To Trailhead: Easy
Destination: North Sugarloaf
Length: Moderate
Steepness: Moderate
Navigation: Easy
Views: Excellent
Crowds: Minimal
Destination: Middle Sugarloaf
Length: Moderate
Steepness: Difficult
Navigation: Easy
Views: Excellent
Crowds: Minimal


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Parking Elevation: 1,644'
Destination: North Sugarloaf
Time Elapsed: 00:23
Trailhead Elevation: 1,644'
Summit Elevation: 2,310'
Distance: 1.2 miles
Vertical Gain: 726'
Destination: Middle Sugarloaf
Time Elapsed: 00:16
Trailhead Elevation: 2,300'
Summit Elevation: 2,539'
Distance: 0.8 miles
Vertical Gain: 419'
Hike Time Elapsed: 02:02
Hike Distance: 3.4 miles
Hike Vertical Gain: 1,215'


The Trestle Trail trailhead on Zealand Road
The Trestle Trail trailhead on Zealand Road

Middle Sugarloaf, Mt. Hale, and North Twin as seen from North Sugarloaf - Click to enlarge
Middle Sugarloaf, Mt. Hale, and North Twin as seen from North Sugarloaf

The Sugarloaf Trail between the peaks
The Sugarloaf Trail between the peaks

The Presidentials as seen from Middle Sugarloaf - Click to enlarge
The Presidentials as seen from Middle Sugarloaf

The sunset from Middle Sugarloaf - Click to enlarge
The sunset from Middle Sugarloaf

Topographic map of North Sugarloaf, Middle Sugarloaf


Directions to trailhead: From Bretton Woods, take Route 302 West, then take a left onto Zealand Road. The parking area for the Sugarloaf Trail is on the right shortly after the campground, just before a bridge. The Trestle Trail trailhead is just after the bridge on the left.

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