Franconia Ridge Loop Hike Route Map

Various hiking and backpacking trips in the White Mountains of New Hampshire from my years at Plymouth State College, NH.


Mt Eisenhower Trailhead GPS Coordinates:  44.248935, -71.391638


Mileage Hiked: 6.2 miles                     Difficulty: VERY HARD (Petzoldt Rating: 11.70 )

Min. Elevation: 2,030'                          Max. Elevation: 4,780'

Total Vertical Gain: 2,750'                   Avg. Elevation Gain / Mile: 887'

Trails Used:  Edmands Path


Mt Moosilauke Trailhead GPS Coordinates:  43.993768, -71.814953


Mileage Hiked: 7.8 miles                     Difficulty: EXTREME  (Petzoldt Rating: 13.00 )

Min. Elevation: 2,380'                          Max. Elevation: 4,802'

Total Vertical Gain: 2,600'                  Avg. Elevation Gain / Mile: 333'

Trails Used:  Appalachian, Gorge Brook


Franconia Ridge Trailhead GPS Coordinates:  44.141861, -71.680908


Mileage Hiked: 8.5 miles                     Difficulty: EXTREME  (Petzoldt Rating: 16.30 )

Min. Elevation: 1,770'                          Max. Elevation: 5,260'

Total Vertical Gain: 3,900'                  Avg. Elevation Gain / Mile: 459'

Trails Used:  Falling Waters, Franconia Ridge, Old Bridal


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