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Rattlesnake Mountain
Rumney, NH

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

Route: Rattlesnake Mountain Trail, (Rattlesnake Mountain), Rattlesnake Mountain Trail

Trail was generally dry with a few short patches of mud in the normal places. No ice this afternoon, but a little black ice will probably set up overnight (nothing requiring traction). A dusting of snow remains up high in shaded areas.

Three turbines in the new wind farm are now spinning.


Hike Ratings
Getting To Trailhead: Easy
Destination: Rattlesnake Mountain
Length: Moderate
Steepness: Difficult
Navigation: Easy
Views: Excellent
Crowds: Minimal


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Friday, November 9, 2012
Parking Elevation: 630'
Destination: Rattlesnake Mountain
Time Elapsed: 00:22
Trailhead Elevation: 630'
Summit Elevation: 1,594'
Distance: 1.2 miles
Vertical Gain: 999'
Hike Time Elapsed: 01:10
Hike Distance: 2.4 miles
Hike Vertical Gain: 1,034'


The Rattlesnake Mountain Trail trailhead on off Buffalo Road
The Rattlesnake Mountain Trail trailhead on off Buffalo Road

The new view of the windfarm from Rattlesnake Mountain - Click to enlarge
The new view of the windfarm from Rattlesnake Mountain

The sunset as seen from Rattlesnake Mountain - Click to enlarge
The sunset as seen from Rattlesnake Mountain

Directions to trailhead: Take Route 25 west from Plymouth, then take a right onto Main Street in Rumney. Take a left onto Buffalo Road. The Rattlesnake Mountain Trail and small parking lot will eventually be on the right, after passing two rock climbing parking areas.

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