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Red Hill
Moultonborough, NH

Trailheads, measurements, times, distances, and maps are all approximate and relative to the hike(s) as shown below.
Looking up the Red Hill Trail
Looking up the Red Hill Trail

Route: Red Hill Trail

For a quick exercise hike during the storm, I opted to hike up Red Hill. While I was hoping to snowshoe, I was a bit surprised with the minimal new snow as I arrived at the trailhead. Thusly, I barebooted roundtrip. Due to the storm, there were no views from the summit.

Hike Ratings
Getting To Trailhead: Easy
Destination: Red Hill
Length: Moderate
Steepness: Moderate
Navigation: Easy
Views: Minimal (due to weather)
Crowds: Minimal


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Hike Commenced: 3:42 PM
Parking Elevation: 640'
Destination: Red Hill
Ascent Commenced: 3:42 PM
Summit Reached: 4:18 PM
Time Elapsed: 00:36
Trailhead Elevation: 640'
Summit Elevation: 2,033'
Distance: 1.7 miles
Vertical Gain: 1,398'
Hike Ended: 4:44 PM
Hike Time Elapsed: 01:02
Hike Distance: 3.4 miles
Hike Vertical Gain: 1,403'


Red Hill Trail trailhead
Red Hill Trail trailhead

Looking at the Red Hill fire tower - Click to enlarge
Looking at the Red Hill fire tower

Topographic map of Red Hill


Directions to trailhead: Take Red Hill Road (also signed as Sawmill Road in some places) north from Route 25 near Center Harbor. Parking area and trailhead are on the right shortly after passing Sibley Road on the left.

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