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West Rattlesnake, East Rattlesnake
Holderness, NH, Sandwich, NH

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

Route: Pasture Trail, (West Rattlesnake), Ridge Trail, (East Rattlesnake), Ridge Trail, East Rattlesnake Trail

Snow free jog in the fog.

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


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Monday, June 24, 2013
Time to Trailhead: 00:04
Parking Elevation: 623'
Destination: West Rattlesnake
Time Elapsed: 00:10
Trailhead Elevation: 720'
Summit Elevation: 1,240'
Vertical Gain: 530'
Destination: East Rattlesnake
Time Elapsed: 00:16
Trailhead Elevation: 1,220'
Summit Elevation: 1,289'
Distance: .8 mile
Vertical Gain: 374'
Hike Time Elapsed: 00:50
Hike Vertical Gain: 1,016'


The Pasture Trail trailhead
The Pasture Trail trailhead

Red Hill as seen from West Rattlesnake - Click to enlarge
Red Hill as seen from West Rattlesnake

The Ridge Trail to East Rattlesnake
The Ridge Trail to East Rattlesnake

Red Hill as seen from East Rattlesnake - Click to enlarge
Red Hill as seen from East Rattlesnake

Topographic map of West Rattlesnake, East Rattlesnake


Directions to trailhead: Take Route 113 West from Center Sandwich. Shortly after the Mt. Morgan parking lot, take a left onto Pinehurst Road. Park outside the private property entranceway (don't block the road!), then follow the road up shortly, taking a left, then a right between two cabins. The Pasture Trail departs shortly thereafter on the left.

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