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White Mountains National Forest

719 Main St., Supervisors Office, Laconia, NH
603-528-8721
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Ranked #1 of 10 Attractions in Laconia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: National Parks, Trails, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking, Viewing foliage
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Franklin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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
10 helpful votes 10 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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
18 helpful votes 18 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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333 reviews 333 reviews
91 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 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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Tavares, Florida
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258 reviews 258 reviews
158 attraction reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My first trip to New Hampshire and I have fallen in love with White Mountain National Forest. From The Kancamagus Highway to Mount Washington. The rocks, rivers, foliage, and wildlife are absolutely amazing. I saw my first moose! A majestic but scary beast. So big. Lots of hiking trails and beautiful photo ops. One week is not enough here so... More

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Lunenburg, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

many different activities including zip lines, hiking, scenic chairlifts and amusement parks. Great restaurants to choose from.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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116 reviews 116 reviews
67 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Back again to the White Mountains. Some of the best hiking in the world from easy to strenuous. Fishing rock climbing or just a beautiful drive. Waterfalls and senic views abound. Stop in the Whites you won't regret it.

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Boston
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

one of our favorite places, and so much to do. Things on the "must do/see list" : Visit the Mount Washington Hotel, have lunch and a drink on the porch... one of the most relaxing experiences! Visit the little river park in North Woodstock center...purchase a solid tube ahead of time if you are adventuresome. Visit the jewelry store there... More

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