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Address: Peterborough, NH
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Activities: Viewing foliage
Description: Alternative for non-climbers where visitors can drive to the 2,288-foot...
Alternative for non-climbers where visitors can drive to the 2,288-foot summit.
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Great views!

Drive to the top and bring your binoculars! They give you a paper when you pay to show what cites and things you can see from the tower. Not a hard tower to climb but steep. Port... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 31, 2014
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281 reviews 281 reviews
105 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Drive to the top and bring your binoculars! They give you a paper when you pay to show what cites and things you can see from the tower. Not a hard tower to climb but steep. Port a potty type facilities in the area as well.

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

For a different hike,, start from Old Street Road on the Cranberry Bog Trail. Nice, easy hike along the stream and through the woods. Nice for walking your dog too. You can connect to Pack Monadnock trail for a long hike. Parking just off the road is free. Beautiful nature walk!

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is a nice spot to visit for hikers, birders, bicyclists, and leaf peepers. Excellent views from the summit and a few spots on the trails up. Summit has a small tower that allows views as far as Boston, or the White Mtns on a clear day. Two main trails to the summit from the state park parking lot are... More 

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Corning, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is a nice state park with gorgeous views of the surrounding mountains. You are able to drive to the top of Pack Monadnock, which is great if you are pressed for time or don't want a long hike, but still want great views.

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

As a member of Audubon Society my family assists with the annual Audubon Raptor Watch/Count. In this event in the Fall and Spring seasons Audubon conducts observations and counting of migrating Raptors (Sharp-shinned and Cooper's Hawks, Northern Goshawks, American Kestrels, Merlins, Peregrine Falcons and Bald Eagles). Our favorite spot is the raptor Counting location on the top of Pack Monandock... More 

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Bennington, New Hampshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Nice hiking trails. Easy to find markings and the view at the top is very nice too. We usually hike this small mountain a few times before attempting a climb to Mount Monadnock... Great family fun Days

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Berkley,MA
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67 reviews 67 reviews
26 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

But it was worth it. First I am 65+ years young and not an avid hiker so when I say the hike is a bit more than moderate, it was for me. The blue trail is the easier of the trails and is very well marked. It had recently rained so there were several muddy areas and some pretty steep... More 

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NH
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92 reviews 92 reviews
22 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is a beautiful place to hike up Pack Monadnock, or walk or drive up the auto road. You can get a great view of Boston from the top, and the climb is really very pleasant. Picnic tables at the top make for a nice break.

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Great to hike the challenging trails or walk the road. Ride up is also available. Great in fall for foliage, views, and mostly hawk watching.

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Kilmarnock, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

The was a beautiful so I drove to the top and there, from the fire tower, we could see Boston and all of the surrounding mountains. Lots of hikers, families.

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