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Mt. Israel
Sandwich, NH

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

Route: Wentworth Trail

Hot weather to start the hike, but a well timed downpour cooled things off, then cleared out in time for summit views.

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


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Friday, June 22, 2012
Hike Commenced: 3:59 PM
Parking Elevation: 940'
Destination: Mt. Israel
Time Elapsed: 01:23
Trailhead Elevation: 950'
Summit Elevation: 2,630'
Distance: 2.1 miles
Vertical Gain: 1,780'
Hike Time Elapsed: 03:06
Hike Vertical Gain: 1,920'


Wentworth Trail trailhead at the Mead Base Camp
Wentworth Trail trailhead at the Mead Base Camp

The Ossipees from the northeastern ledges near the Mt. Israel summit - Click to enlarge
The Ossipees from the northeastern ledges near the Mt. Israel summit

Topographic map of Mt. Israel - Click to enlarge


Directions to trailhead: Take Route 109 into Center Sandwich. Route 113 will enter on your right and bear left shortly thereafter. Go straight onto Grove Street instead, bear left onto Diamond Ledge Road. Parking at the Mead Camp.

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