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Cathedral Ledge

Cathedral ledge, North Conway, Conway, NH
+1 603-356-6335
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Amazing views

A short drive up some pretty steep inclines. There is parking at the top. Again you are on the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jim H
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Collegeville, Pennsylvania
Great vistas!

The Cathedral Ledge offers great views of North Conway and surrounding areas like Echo Lake State... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Trekker416
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Toronto, Canada
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A rock cliff that is popular with climbers.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“echo lake” (91 reviews)
“rock climbers” (58 reviews)
“short walk” (81 reviews)
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Cathedral ledge, North Conway, Conway, NH
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"echo lake"
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"rock climbers"
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"short walk"
in 81 reviews
"viewing area"
in 28 reviews
"chain link fence"
in 11 reviews
"rock face"
in 9 reviews
"breathtaking views"
in 31 reviews
"an easy drive"
in 11 reviews
"north conway area"
in 21 reviews
"parking lot"
in 34 reviews
"parking area"
in 19 reviews
"afraid of heights"
in 11 reviews
"west side"
in 9 reviews
"bring your camera"
in 11 reviews
"great hike"
in 11 reviews
"white mountains"
in 28 reviews
"worth the trip"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A short drive up some pretty steep inclines. There is parking at the top. Again you are on the honor system to pay the park fee. A short walk up a gravel path to the top of Cathedral Ledge. Amazing views of the entire area...More

2  Thank Jim H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral Ledge offers great views of North Conway and surrounding areas like Echo Lake State park. The height is almost ideal to experience the beauty of the mountain landscapes and the combination of lush greenery, rock and water.

Thank Trekker416
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been coming here for over 30 years. Once a year on Pow Wow Weekend in August I come up to the Ledge. Years ago I spread my fathers Ashes off the Ledge. He wanted to be placed where I wanted to go. It...More

1  Thank Donna L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to see the view of North Conway, especially in the Fall. It is free to go there. you can drive to the ledge, park and walk over to the top. Take note: there are NO BATHROOM facilitiesbut well worth the...More

Thank H5894EErebeccah
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We left the kids in the campsite and headed off to this hike. It was tougher than we thought and easily took 2.5 hours. At one stage my heartbeat was 162 so either it was very hard or we are really unfit! But the views...More

Thank Sharon F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view at the top is spectacular. You can drive to the top or hike. We were short on time, so we drove. It is only a short walk from the parking lot to the fenced rock bluff overlook, with a great sweeping view of...More

2  Thank darwinmoore
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Something not to miss. Free breath taking views. Mother Nature at her best. We were a large group and everyone thought the same. Make sure to wear sneakers.

Thank Paula F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to hike up ,but ended up driving to the top. The views are amazing. Its nice you can drive up for anyone who cannot hike.

Thank patnh
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drive up the road to the parking lot and it is an easy walk to the ledge. Excellent views. Make sure to bring your camera!

1  Thank Ann H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of my families favorite places to stop when we are in the area. Its a great view and somewhere you can stop for a quick little trip.

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Kandance K
May 31, 2018|
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Response from Heidi B | Reviewed this property |
There is an outhouse by the parking lot.
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jegardner77
March 13, 2018|
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Response from Joe M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. Road is closed during the winter though.
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Dorian J
January 22, 2018|
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Response from Mary Alice M | Reviewed this property |
The gate at Cathedral Ledge is now closed for the season (as of November 16, 2017). It will re-open in spring as weather permits.
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