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Cathedral Ledge

Cathedral ledge, North Conway, Conway, NH
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Fantastic panoramic views!!!

Drive up and enjoy a gorgeous view!!! Summer or Fall it’s an easy drive up and short walk to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary Alice M
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Great view!

We had been to the base many times and watched the rock climbers, but this was the first time we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JudithP5
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A rock cliff that is popular with climbers.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“short walk” (79 reviews)
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Cathedral ledge, North Conway, Conway, NH
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drive up and enjoy a gorgeous view!!! Summer or Fall it’s an easy drive up and short walk to gorgeous views!! Grab a sandwich and coffee in town and have a fun picnic - take your trash with you please!

Thank Mary Alice M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to the base many times and watched the rock climbers, but this was the first time we drove up to the top. We lunched there and the view was magnificent. There are no picnic tables, so be prepared to sit on the...More

Thank JudithP5
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cathedral Ledge is a nice place to stop when in the North Conway area of New Hampshire. Great view - great scenery.

Thank Bluebirdsinging
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth the few minutes to drive up to the top of Cathedral Ledge from our hotel in North Conway, fantastic views from the top. Really admire the skill of the climbers, appearing at the top, but amazed at the stupidity of the cyclist we...More

Thank DorkingRanger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning view of the landscape in North Conway, and some very nice hikes and short trails giving options to see more of the area. Beware of climbers!

Thank Lars-Jacob H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Started the day here. Incredible views but stay back. Quite a drop. They don't call it Cathedral Ledge for nothing. It has a chain link fence around part of it but there is an open side where rock climbers repel down it.

Thank Audra C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a short drive up to the top, then a short walk gives dramatic views of surrounding valley and mountains. Fun to explore too.

Thank SandyRiver
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Short walk to an amazing view. My husband and I visited last week and enjoyed the site. I was able to take several gorgeous photos.

Thank MEJDoane
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Great visitor centre with beautiful views set in quaint village of North Conway. Plenty of information available to plan your White Mountain excursion.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

If you are nearby worth a quick trip. Nice views of area. Some hike up or you can drive to top. We drove! Only a few steps from car

Thank LJucha
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hoytchloe01
29 September 2017|
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Response from Todd L | Reviewed this property |
Lived up there for 20+ years. The only gate there is when they close the road from the winter months to when the snow is gone in the spring. You can pretty much access the top any time the gate is not closed.
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TerryV213
20 August 2017|
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Response from DaveL300 | Reviewed this property |
The fenced area is about 50ft... but there is a section to the left of this area that is not! That area is very dangerous because one wrong step, it down to the bottom!
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HBerke
23 July 2017|
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Response from SkyviewSy | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't have GPS coordinates. It is easily accessed from West Side Road, just a short drive from downtown North Conway NH. Signage in the area is very good. Please note that the access road is closed and gated in the... More
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