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Tag Archives: Franconia Notch

People Make the Place

People Make the Place

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

This past weekend I decided that it was time for me to try the hike to Kinsman Mountain with the hopes of surviving the climb and also coming up with an idea for my next post. While I was pondering, … Continue reading

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Monadnock Weekly Report 05.03.13

Monadnock Weekly Report 05.03.13

Posted on by Patrick Hummel, Volunteer Program Coordinator

05.03.13 “Men hang out their signs indicative of their respective trades; shoemakers hang out a gigantic shoe; jewelers a monster watch, and the dentist hangs out a gold tooth; but in the mountains of New Hampshire, God Almighty has hung … Continue reading

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Franconia Notch: The Flume Gorge

Franconia Notch: The Flume Gorge

Posted on by Christina Minniti, Photographer

A few weeks ago an image of a pair of ice climbers on the NH State Parks facebook page grabbed my attention, and I just couldn’t stop thinking about all of that ice. At the first chance I got, I … Continue reading

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What our runners have to say about Reach the Beach 2012…

What our runners have to say about Reach the Beach 2012…

Posted on by RTB-Relay_Bloggers

For the “New Hampshire State Parks Bloggers,” running the 2012 NH Reach the Beach Relay was an experience of a lifetime. The level of organization, beauty of the course and amount of fun we had far exceeded our expectations. In … Continue reading

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Sugar Hill Lupines

The Lovely Lupines of Sugar Hill

Posted on by Jackie Raiford, New Hampshire State Parks Intern

I have to confess that I find the Franconia Notch area to be one of the most beautiful in New Hampshire. When I vacationed last fall and saw how dramatically blue the sky could be against the fiery foliage I … Continue reading

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A Day at Cannon Mountain

A Day at Cannon Mountain

Posted on by Theresa Conn, New Hampshire State Parks Winter Intern

A few days ago, my friend Emily and I had the awesome opportunity to go to Cannon Mountain in Franconia Notch State Park. Cannon is a 4100 foot mountain that has 56 open trails this winter. Craving snow? Cannon’s got … Continue reading

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