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Great Hike for non-hikers

Take the UNH trail from the parking area just off the Kanc highway. Gentle ascent to viewing... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
marko18745
,
Houston, Texas
via mobile
Beautiful views

My boyfriend and I hiked the UNH trail counter-clockwise in February with little snow cover but a... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2016
Sharon P
,
Barrington, New Hampshire
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Access to Hedgehog Mountain isn't easy, but the views are awe-inspiring.
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26 May 2017
“Great Hike for non-hikers”
11 Feb 2016
“Beautiful views”
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Take the UNH trail from the parking area just off the Kanc highway. Gentle ascent to viewing ledges toward top. There is a loop trail at the top. Suggest you hike it in counter-clockwise direction. Ledges on SE side are best for long distance views...More

1  Thank marko18745
Reviewed 11 February 2016

My boyfriend and I hiked the UNH trail counter-clockwise in February with little snow cover but a great deal of ice, so microspikes were in order. Lots of roots, some fairly steep terrain (particularly on the ledges, which were on the downward side for us....More

1  Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 12 November 2014

My boyfriend and I hiked just yesterday and we thoroughly enjoyed it. We are not avid hikers and this hike in my opinion is the perfect distance. It is a loop and you can choose to either take the less inclined way up or the...More

1  Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 6 October 2014

What is classified as moderate in New Hampshire is no stroll in the woods. Rock scrambles, root choked paths. The folks up here must not have a problem with erosion because there are no switchbacks, straight up for the most part. Anyhow, we took this...More

Thank Gigi K
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Hedgehog Mountain was a fairly strenuous hike, aprox. 4.8 miles round trip if you do the loop. The up is very up! We went around clockwise, saving the steepest part for the down hill, but I think it would be nice to go counter clock-wise,...More

Thank sandster64
Reviewed 1 December 2012

The most important thing you need to know is to take the far left trail up the mountain and then loop back down on the right side trail. Basically, what happens is that you park and then hike for about 5 minutes on a flat...More

2  Thank PepperMartin
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Spent the weekend ATVing the mountain and surrounding trails. I can't begin to explain the beauty of the area and the views from the top of the mountain. There is wildlife galore, and trails for every skill level. To get to the top on quads...More

Thank Yogadragon
Reviewed 13 September 2009

This is a killer trail that is up all the way but nice views at the top from various ledges. Took us 3 hours round trip.

2  Thank RBonTheLake
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