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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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Activities: Hiking, Viewing foliage
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Breathtakingly beautiful

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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
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Laconia, New Hampshire
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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 NEW

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
12 helpful votes 12 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
23 helpful votes 23 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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341 reviews 341 reviews
95 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 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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284 reviews 284 reviews
170 attraction reviews
153 helpful votes 153 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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119 reviews 119 reviews
69 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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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