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Tag Archives: white mountains

Legends of Mount Chocorua

Legends of Mount Chocorua

Posted on by Mairead Dunphy

This weekend, I hiked Mount Chocorua in Chocorua, NH with my brother, Sean and my friend, Emily. I had heard that it was a great hike with breathtaking views, so we woke up early and drove up 93N to exit … Continue reading

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Our 2nd favorite things to do in NH State Parks

Our 2nd favorite things to do in NH State Parks

Posted on by Michele Cota

Of course, being a running team, running is our favorite state park activity, but running isn’t the only thing we love to do. Our Reach the Beach racing team shares our favorite (or second favorite) park adventures and where we … Continue reading

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Waterfalls in the Whites

Waterfalls in the Whites

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

I am beginning this post with a question- What is the most hare-brained adventure you have ever experienced? If you want my answer, just scroll to the bottom of this post. But if you can wait, you’ll view some of … Continue reading

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Art of Adventure

Art of Adventure

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

By Deb Brzozwski, SCA Interpretive Ranger at Franconia Notch State Park “A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, … Continue reading

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Ramblings of a Hiker

Ramblings of a Hiker

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

By Maddy Hunt, SCA Interpretive Ranger The other day I hiked the North and South Hancock loop located right off the Kancamagus Highway. It was a lovely foggy day in the Whites. Upon firing up my camera on top of … Continue reading

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Hiking the Bond Mountains

Hiking the Bond Mountains

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

By: Maddy Hunt, Discover the Power of Parks Interpreter The Bond Mountains boast some of the most beautiful views in the White Mountains.  This range includes Mt. Bond, West Bond and the Bond Cliff located in the middle of the … 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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Lake Tarleton State Park

Lake Tarleton State Park

Posted on by Daniel Wilkinson, New Hampshire State Parks Summer Intern

Lake Tarleton State Park – July 28, 2011 Sitting on the far western edge of the White Mountain National Forest, Lake Tarleton is a small alpine lake that enjoys spectacular views of the nearby mountains.  A secluded sandy beach and … Continue reading

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