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Trail Conditions

Trip Log


West Rattlesnake
Holderness, NH

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

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

Snow free trail on a nice spring day.

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

Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Time to Trailhead: 00:03
Parking Elevation: 623'
Destination: West Rattlesnake
Time Elapsed: 00:10
Trailhead Elevation: 720'
Summit Elevation: 1,240'
Vertical Gain: 530'
Hike Time Elapsed: 00:26
Hike Vertical Gain: 657'

The Pasture Trail trailhead
The Pasture Trail trailhead

Hepatica on the Col Trail
Hepatica on the Col Trail

Looking at the Belknaps from the West Rattlesnake ledges - Click to enlarge
Looking at the Belknaps from the West Rattlesnake ledges

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 Col Trail sign will be a minute or two up the path.

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