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Mt. Pemigewasset - Summer Hiking

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Tree pose atop Mt. Pemigewasset Mt. Pemigewasset (2,557ft) Elevation Gain: 1,557ft Trail: Mt. Pemigewasset Distance: 3.6 miles roundtrip NH 52 With A View Difficulty: Easy/Moderate Starting off the Labor Day weekend hiking Mt. Pemigewasset with Boomer and his mom, Noreen. The weather was incredible! A bit hot and humid, but sunny for the day! Lots of others hiking up and down the trail as well. Enjoy some photos that we took of our hike today! Boomer takes the lead Eh, shaka! The Indian Head Rock Profile from Route 3

Mt. Pemigewasset - Hiking

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Mt. Pemigewasset (2,557ft) Elevation Gain: 1,557ft Trail: Mt. Pemigewasset Distance: 3.6 miles roundtrip Duration: 2.5 hrs Difficulty: Easy/Moderate Another NH 52 with a view mountain! Met up with the New England Over 50 Hiking group in the north parking lot of the Flume Gorge visitor center. I was so happy and excited about being on this hike, there had to be about 3-4 inches of snow in the parking lot alone! The trailhead is about 150 yards beyond the parking lot. We made our way up a wide bike path before turning onto the Mt. Pemigewasset trail. This took us through 3 small tunnels, the first under Route 3 and the other two under the south and northbounds lanes of I-93. The trail is relatively easy with a moderate ascent. Mt. Pemigewasset, also known as Indian Head, is a small peak, but its ledged summit provides excellent views of the Franconia Notch area. There was a light snowfall when our group got to the top. At the summit I tried out the "Peaks&