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Mt. Moosilauke
Benton, NH

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

Route: Moosilauke Carriage Road

With good footing up to the Snapper junction and decent footing thereafter, it was fairly smooth sailing up the Moosilauke Carriage Road. By late afternoon, the summit was nearly empty, with a nice breeze and good views.

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


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Thursday, July 28, 2011
Parking Elevation: 1,725'
Destination: Mt. Moosilauke
Time Elapsed: 01:44
Trailhead Elevation: 1,720'
Summit Elevation: 4,802'
Distance: 5.1 miles
Vertical Gain: 3,182'
Hike Time Elapsed: 03:32
Hike Distance: 10.2 miles
Hike Vertical Gain: 3,287'


The Carriage Road trailhead at the end of Breezy Point Road
The Carriage Road trailhead at the end of Breezy Point Road

Looking up the Moosilauke Carriage Road near the Mt. Moosilauke summit
Looking up the Moosilauke Carriage Road near the Mt. Moosilauke summit

Looking at Mt. Carrigain from Mt. Moosilauke - Click to enlarge
Looking at Mt. Carrigain from Mt. Moosilauke

Topographic map of Mt. Moosilauke - Click to enlarge


Directions to trailhead: Take Route 25 West from Plymouth to Warren. Take a right onto Route 118 North. A few minutes later, take a left onto Breezy Point Road. The Moosilauke Carriage Road starts and the end of this road, with a quasi parking area located uphill to the left.

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