Top Adventures in Concord

  • Hike to the Oak Hill Fire Tower

    Climbing to the Fire Tower on Oak Hill is a great urban adventure, short enough for a lunch break trail run or a morning hike with the family. The trail is primarily wooded, with a panoramic view from the Fire Tower for those brave enough to ascen...

    3 miles 500 ft gain

  • Hike Pulpit Rock Conservation Area

    We began our hike at Kennard Trailhead, which is easy to miss if you aren’t looking for it.  The approximate GPS address is 596 New Boston Road, Bedford, NH, though in reality the parking area is about 0.2 miles west of the junction of New Boston ...

    2.4 miles 0 ft gain

  • Hike to Lake Solitude, NH

    The two most popular routes to Lake Solitude are the Newbury Trail and Andrew Brook Trail.  The round-trip distance of the hikes are 4.8 miles and 3.8 miles. Both could be described as moderate in terms of difficulty. The Newbury trail is accessed...

    4.8 miles 2510 ft gain

  • Hike the Lockes Hill Trail

    This trail, beginning at a parking lot adjacent to the lake, leads to one of the best views of Lake Winnipesaukee. Although not very high in elevation, it is one of the tallest crests in the area, providing some of the best views, and the actual h...

    1.8 miles 419 ft gain

  • Hiking Pack Monadnock at Miller State Park

    Miller State Park is the oldest State park in New Hampshire and offers the perfect spring, summer or fall hike. From the parking area, visitors can choose from one of three trails: The Marion Davis Trail (1.4 miles to peak), The Wapack Trail (1.4 ...

    2.8 miles

  • Hike the North & South Peaks of Pack Monadnock

    This route will take you to both peaks and on most of the trails in this section of the park! Take the Wapack Trail (1.4 miles, rocky, challenging) to the summit of South Pack (2290') and climb the fire tower for some incredible views! On a clear ...

    8.3 miles 2290 ft gain

  • Drive around Newfound Lake

    As a kid, I spent many of my summer and winter vacations on Newfound Lake in New Hampshire and can say without a doubt that it is one of the first places to spark my love for the outdoors. If your'e heading up to the White Mountains in the winter ...

  • Ski or Snowshoe to High Cabin

    High Cabin, located in Cardigan State Forest, is owned and operated by the Appalacian Mountian Club (AMC). It was originally built in 1931 and since renovated in 2004. Renovations included new roof, siding, bunk beds, wood stove and composting toi...

    4 miles 1275 ft gain

  • Hike Cardigan Mountain via the West Ridge Trail

    Cardigan Mountain is located in Cardigan Mountain State forest just outside of Canaan, New Hampshire.  Just make sure to go to The Cardigan Mountain state park parking lot, via Cardigan Mountain Road and not the AMC Cardigan Lodge. The trail begin...

    3 miles 1200 ft gain

  • Hike the White Dot-White Cross Loop at Mount Monadnock

    The White Dot trail is the shortest, steepest ascent to the summit, while White Cross has a slightly easier grade down with very little difference in distance.  Therefore, per the park's rangers, the best way to conquer this loop is White Dot up, ...

    4.2 miles 1771 ft gain

  • Hike to the Summit of Mount Monadnock

    Monadnock State Park is located in and around the 3,165-ft. Mount Monadnock. Mount Monadnock is criss-crossed by many miles of well-maintained hiking trails. The popular White Dot Trail (2.2 miles) is the shortest but steepest ascent to summit, ac...

    4.5 miles 1876 ft gain

  • Summit Mt. Monadnock via Marlboro Trail

    Start at the Marlboro Trailhead (you can enter this in Google maps) off Shaker Road. There's parking and porta-potty bathrooms. The trail is well-marked with white dashes/M marks all the way up. Once on trail, the initial 800 ft climb is through f...

    4 miles 2300 ft gain

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Loudon, New Hampshire

      Farm With A View And A Canopy

      Sit back, relax and take in the incredible views at Miles Smith Farm! This quaint, easily accessible campsite is perched on our grassy hillside, overlooking Mount Kearsarge and Mount Monanock. It i...

      From $95/night

    • Hopkinton, New Hampshire

      Elm Brook Park Rec Area

      Overview Elm Brook Park is a day-use area located on Elm Brook Pool just off State Route 127 near Concord, New Hampshire. Elm Brook Pool is part of Hopkinton-Everett Lakes, where visitors enjoy...

    • Epsom, New Hampshire

      Getaway Blake Brook

      A Handcrafted Hideaway Enjoy your tiny spot in nature - our collection of cabins is spread across 57 acres. The cabins are scattered throughout our Outpost, but you'll be near your neighbors.  Unpl...

      From $149/night

    • Weare, New Hampshire

      The Lost Boys Hideout Rock'n Summer

      The best way to practice social distancing is to come camping in the woods, commune with nature and turn isolated time into quality time! Special pricing packages are available. All bookings for...

      From $129/night

    • Barnstead, New Hampshire

      Crooked Run

      This picturesque tranquil campsite sits on the banks of a small forest river in the NH Lakes Region. Drift off to sleep to the sounds of the babbling brook and beautiful Barred Owl calls. Hike on...

      From $100/night

    • Strafford, New Hampshire

      Ridgeview Farm, Lakes Region

      *At this time the State of NH is only allowing camping for NH, MA, VT, CT, and ME residents who have not traveled outside of our New England "bubble" in the last 14 days. Please call us at 603-269...

      From $97/night

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