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Trip Log


West Rattlesnake
Holderness, NH

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

Route: Old Bridle Path

99% of the trail could be barebooted, but the last 100 or so feet were drifted this morning, deeply enough that I wish I had worn snowshoes. Will probably be packed down enough by boot traffic by the afternoon, but could be the same daily pattern if winds persist. Chilly sunrise, around -10 not including wind chill.

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

Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Thursday, December 28, 2017
Parking Elevation: 815'
Destination: West Rattlesnake
Time Elapsed: 00:15
Trailhead Elevation: 815'
Summit Elevation: 1,240'
Distance: .9 miles
Vertical Gain: 440'
Hike Time Elapsed: 00:34
Hike Distance: 1.8 miles
Hike Vertical Gain: 455'

The Old Bridle Path trailhead at the back of the parking area
The Old Bridle Path trailhead at the back of the parking area

The sunrise from West Rattlesnake - Click to enlarge
The sunrise from West Rattlesnake

Directions to trailhead: Take Route 113 West from Center Sandwich. The West Rattlesnake parking lot is on the left at a height of land, across from the Mt. Morgan parking area. The Old Bridle Path trailhead is located at the back of the parking lot.

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