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Russell Crag
Woodstock, NH

Trailheads, measurements, times, distances, and maps are all approximate and relative to the hike(s) as shown below.
The Russell Crag access road
The Russell Crag access road

Route: Access road

A quick jog up the somewhat steep access road up Russell Crag. Nice southern views from the ledges, a short, open bushwhack from the communications tower.

Hike Ratings
Getting To Trailhead: Easy
Destination: Russell Crag
Length: Moderate
Steepness: Moderate
Navigation: Easy
Views: Excellent
Crowds: Minimal


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Monday, September 26, 2011
Parking Elevation: 960'
Destination: Russell Crag
Time Elapsed: 00:13
Trailhead Elevation: 960'
Summit Elevation: 1,640'
Vertical Gain: 680'
Hike Time Elapsed: 00:36
Hike Vertical Gain: 700'


The beginning of the access road at the end of Cox Farm Road
The beginning of the access road at the end of Cox Farm Road

Looking south at I-93's Tripoli Road exit from the southern Russell Crag ledges - Click to enlarge
Looking south at I-93's Tripoli Road exit from the southern Russell Crag ledges

Sunset colors from the southern Russell Crag ledges - Click to enlarge
Sunset colors from the southern Russell Crag ledges

Topographic map of Russell Crag


Directions to trailhead: From Route 175 south of Woodstock, take a left onto Cox Farm Road, bearing right shortly after passing under the interstate. Continue to the end of the dirt road. There is room to park on the left side of the road, near the gate.

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