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Pemigewasset Wilderness Area, Franconia, NH
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boston, MA
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93 reviews 93 reviews
18 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

This is a high country hut, only accessible by hiking a minimum of 4.6 steep miles. It allows you to do overnight trips without carrying tent, sleeping bag, food, stove, water purification. There are 4 bunkrooms, not separated by gender, with a total of 38 beds, single-sex bathrooms, and a large community/dining room. The crew outstanding prepared and served the... More

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New Hampshire, USA
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60 reviews 60 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Don't read any further if you are looking for a place to drive up to and hop in bed. It takes a good 3-4 hours of hiking to reach the hut. If you are a hiking and wonder about staying in an AMC hut, read on! This hut is perfectly placed to reach a number of more remote peaks in... More

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Seattle, Washington
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Being able to hike without a tent, food, cooking and sleeping supplies in hiking in heaven. The dining room has a great bank of windows to enjoy the sunset. The sleeping rooms have individual doors. We had the best mini pancakes for breakfast. The homemade soup and the loaf of freshly baked bread are a real treat after a day... More

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Additional Information about Galehead Hut

Address: Pemigewasset Wilderness Area, Franconia, NH
Location: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > Franconia
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Ranked #4 of 7 Specialty lodging in Franconia
Also Known As:
Galehead Hut Franconia, NH - White Mountains

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