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Address: Rumney, NH
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I went hiking up there with all my friends. There were some beautiful sights and amazing views. I recommend this for children of any ages and of course adults!

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2015
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Frederick, Maryland
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Frederick, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

I went hiking up there with all my friends. There were some beautiful sights and amazing views. I recommend this for children of any ages and of course adults!

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Thank AwesomeSauce2015
Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

My pup and I did this hike over the Thanksgiving holiday in a search of a good view while steering clear of any mountains with ice on top of them. We were successful on both fronts here. The trail was dry but considerably steep. Not as tough as some of the trails in the Whites or near as long, but... More 

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Thank chiefwahoo1989
Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Wonderful, varied terrain, not too steep, dog-friendly. Gorgeous vista at summit, complete with ravens and a hawk enclave (actually picked up my little dog protectively a couple of times...just in case!) The day we hiked Rattlesnake we found an abundance of wild blueberries growing all over the mountaintop. I would rank this hike as middle of the road moderate. You... More 

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Thank Foxy O
Jacksonville, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

There are some beautiful hikes around Rattlesnake mountain. I did the Five Finger trail down to the lake where a saw a loon. The trail had some steep areas but not too bad. The forrest is beautiful with a high canopy and not much undergrowth and it smelled so fresh and clean.

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Thank LuckyPenny8
Sandwich, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Easy hike to a beautiful summit. It can get crowded, and parking is limited...best to start out early. It takes about 20 minutes to half and hour to reach the top. There are other trails at the top that lead to the other side of the mountain.

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1 Thank mello11
Campton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

This mountain in Rumney has some of the best sport climbing in the country. There are tons of climbs and you really do need to get the Rumney Climbing guide to get around. Wicked crowded on weekends, seriously! If you want to park, get there super early or go mid-week and have the place almost to yourself.

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1 Thank MountainsRock
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

Located only about 25 minutes from Concord, this great little hike is perfect for hikers of all ages. It took us only about 45 minutes round trip, and we spent about that long at the top soaking in the gorgeous panoramic view. It was stunning...looking down at the majestic views of the lake and the surrounding homes/farms. The hike is... More 

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1 Thank wildcatsu
Plymouth, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Rumney mountain trail is close to Plymouth and the loop can be done in less then an hour if you keep moving. The views are fantastic and there is seldom more than one other hiker on the trail.

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Plymouth, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2011

This is a great local climb with outstanding views in many directions. The entrance is hard to find. I have hiked here many times and I still drive by the parking area sometimes. We used to run this loop and do it in under 40 minutes but now I plan on an hour. That is walking at a brisk pace.... More 

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