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White Mountains National Forest

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Address: 719 Main St., Supervisors Office, Laconia, NH
Phone Number: 603-528-8721
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: Hiking, Viewing foliage

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skiing, cross country, snow shoeing, riding car through Kankamangas highway or route 302 is fun. Expect to see wildlife, moose and so forth.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Gilford, New Hampshire
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61 reviews 61 reviews
7 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

skiing, cross country, snow shoeing, riding car through Kankamangas highway or route 302 is fun. Expect to see wildlife, moose and so forth.

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New England, USA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
10 attraction reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

A drive through the White Mountains of New Hampshire is so beautiful. Driving east from Lincoln along the Kangamangus Highway and then taking Bear Notch Road towards Barlett is quite the ride in the country. Bear Notch Road is closed in winter, however. From Barlett, proceed along 302 and then route 3 towards Cannon Mountain towards the natural attractions down... More 

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Gilford, New Hampshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Loved the beautiful backroads and scenery. Quaint towns with really fun eateries to be discovered. Especially love coming down off the Kangamangus HWY into the Lincoln-Woodstock area. Great little shops and multitude of attractions to be had

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Laconia, New Hampshire
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

You just have to visit to appreciate it. Fall is stunning.The colors, smells, views. Make sure and look up all of the local waterfalls to fully enjoy your trip.

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Franklin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We had planned to climb The Rattlesnakes but the weather was misty and damp so we went through Sandwich Notch. Not recommended for the average sedan!!! A stop at Beede Falls was fun and only cut short by rain.

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Scarsdale, New York
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54 reviews 54 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I can think of few places have been that have moved me as much as NH and camping in the White Mountains. Anytime of year here is beautiful in its own way. There is so much to do and see and everything's i go back i discover something i never saw before, making every visit feel like a new experience.... More 

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Long Island
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Loved the White Mountains. Such beauty with the foliage, the water. You need to visit in the fall. All the sites are clearly marked making it easy to know where you want to stop.

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So California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Beautiful during the fall months. We got to see the leaves on the trees in all their vibrant colors. Went to Mt. Washington, but it isn't cheap! The entrance fee for a car and the driver is $28 and each additional passenger is $8. This made our trip to this site expensive. Beautiful drive up to the top, and unfortunately,... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The woods were clean, quiet, peaceful and beautiful! Several trails to choose from and lots of water sources around. Would go again...I bet fall would be awesome!

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Chicago, Illinois
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455 reviews 455 reviews
160 attraction reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We did not know what to expect upon arrival and we were pleasently surprised. We can't wait to go back for longer next time.

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