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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free off-street parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Parking Available, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed June 8, 2021 via mobile

We enjoyed a friendly atmosphere thanks to the staff serving the ice cream, they were wonderful! Ice cream flavor selections were good and really nice being able to enjoy our dessert around the outside tables. Owners have hired a great staff.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed May 31, 2021

After reading reviews that proclaimed Trail's End as THE best ice cream in North Conway, NH-we just had to try it! HOLY COW!!! Both the soft serve and hard ice cream are without a doubt the BEST we have ever had. The servings are HUGE...and the prices are reasonable. The young man working there Sunday night (May 30) was so helpful and kind and gave great ice cream advice-other people waiting in line on this chilly, rainy night appeared equally delighted!! Thank you for sensational service and excellent ice cream!!!!!More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed May 17, 2021

We arrived a few minutes after nominal closing time, but we were still served. The ice cream is delicious (my wife had pistachio and I had the lemon chip and both were great. An idea if you are there during a clear day is to...get ice cream and then go across the street to the scenic vista which has a wonderful view of Mt. Washington.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed October 26, 2020

Creative selection of flavors! Must try! Beautiful view across the street to sit and enjoy your ice cream!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed September 9, 2020

I have gone several times in the last 2 weeks and they are NEVER open even the web site says it is. VERY POOR representation.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 14, 2020 via mobile

This small ice cream shop is right across from a lookout with incredible views. The employees are friendly and their scoops are huge with incredibly fair pricing. The homemade ice cream is delicious! Definitely worth the stop!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 2, 2020

We stopped in on the way back from the mountains expecting a small snack. The girl was great, excellent attitude and very helpful. We both got "kiddy cones". Mine in a waffle cone with a spoon and hers in a sugar cone with a cup...and spoon. We walked the whole way around Settlers Green and finished on our way back. My Salted caramel and her lemon chip was very good and super big servings at a reasonable price. We will stop in again!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 24, 2020 via mobile

Having just finished our hike for the day, we wanted to get some ice cream to cool down. We’ve passed Trails End multiple times on the way to our hikes or elsewhere, and decided to finally stop by. They told us that their scoops were...the size of softballs, and they weren’t lying. Their two scoop sundaes were enough for one ice cream lover, or two normal people. I think it’s safe to say that we have found our new ice cream spot for North Conway.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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clark6nh, Owner at Trails End Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2020

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! We so appreciate it, and so glad you'll be back to visit us!

Reviewed July 8, 2020

Large selection of flavors of self made ice cream (not commercial brand) that rivals B & J and all the others. PLUS the small cone (or cup) is almost a meal! They even use milk from a local dairy. You may think it a bit...pricey until you take your first bite...well worth it! Lots of other ice cream treats available. The milkshakes are thick and rich! Will go again and again when in the area.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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clark6nh, Owner at Trails End Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2020

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! We do hope to see you again and again when you are in the area!

Reviewed January 19, 2020

My husband and I have been going for an occasional ice cream at Trails End for years, but this year, a new aura was happening there. The Ice cream was better than usual and the servers were very attentive and friendly. Try the Chocolate Chocolate...Chip with Chocolate Sprinkles..out of this world!More

Date of visit: August 2019
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clark6nh, Owner at Trails End Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2020

Thank you so much for your very kind words! We so appreciate the review, particularly about our Trail Crew! We look forward to seeing you again!

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Yes, Trails End Ice Cream offers takeout services.

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Trails End Ice Cream is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4