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Signal Hill
Lebanon, NH

Trailheads, measurements, times, distances, and maps are all approximate and relative to the hike(s) as shown below.
Looking down the field portion of the Signal Hill Trail
Looking down the field portion of the Signal Hill Trail

Route: Signal Hill Trail

Debatable as to whether or not this would be considered the highpoint of Signal Hill (there is a knob to the northwest that is higher...access road to it from Steven road is posted). First half of the trail is in open fields - lots of ticks. Trail then ducks into the woods and ascends to the south summit meadow via a grassy wood road. Limited views from the summit toward Vermont.

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


Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Sunday, May 25, 2014
Parking Elevation: 990'
Destination: Signal Hill
Time Elapsed: 00:14
Trailhead Elevation: 990'
Summit Elevation: 1,299'
Vertical Gain: 359'
Hike Time Elapsed: 00:33
Hike Vertical Gain: 409'


The Signal Hill Trail trailhead
The Signal Hill Trail trailhead

Slight views into Vermont from Signal Hill - Click to enlarge
Slight views into Vermont from Signal Hill

Topographic map of Signal Hill


Directions to trailhead: From US 4 near Mascoma Lake east of Lebanon, take Sunset Rock Road west, then eventually continue across Hardy Hill Road onto Stevens Road. The Signal Ridge trailhead and small parking area will eventually be on the left, above the Alden Road-Stevens Road junction.

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