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Mt. Carrigain

This 4,680' peak has a wooded summit but the very cool ridge climb and observation platform make up for it.
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Rating: 3 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 10 miles
Duration: Half day

Overview:  This peak is thickly wooded at the top but there is a great section of exposed ridge near the top and an observation tower at the top ... more »

Tips:  Signal Ridge Trailhead:
This Trailhead is found two miles down Sawyer River Road off of 302 which is south of Crawford Notch.

There ... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Carrigain Notch Trail Trailhead

Plenty of parking here. $3 to park here for the day.

2. Signal Ridge Trail

Here is where you'll turn onto the Signal Ridge Trail from the Carrigain Notch Trail. Keep an eye out for good swimming holes around this area on your way out if it's a hot day too!

3. Signal Ridge

Lots of great views from this ridge on the way up.

4. Summit & Observation Deck

Climb up onto the observation deck. You'll have great views north to Crawford Notch and south to the Tripyramids. Turn around and head back down the same trail.