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A Mt Washington and Mt Monroe Winter Climb

Low Cloud in Amonoosuc Ravine

The two most popular routes up Mt Washington in winter are from the east side using the Tuckerman Ravine and Lion Head Trails or from the west side of the mountain via the Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail and the Crawford Path. Having climbed …

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The Coppermine Trail and Bridal Veil Falls

Coppermine Trail to Bridal Veil Falls

Bridal Veil Falls is a 80 foot waterfall located near the tiny town of Franconia on the western-most edge of the White Mountain National Forest. It’s one of the most photographed waterfalls in the White Mountains, according to New England Waterfalls, the …

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Speed Traps in the White Mountains

Jailhouse Moose outside Twin Mountain Police Station

If you drive up to the White Mountains for hiking or skiing there are a couple of notorious speed traps that you should be aware of. Twin Mountain The tiny town of Twin Mountain, New Hampshire is located at the junction of …

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12 Appalachian Trail Predictions for 2025

The ATC Sells Adopt-a-Trail Sponsorships to Corporations

The release of the movies “Wild” and “A Walk in the Woods” in 2014 resulted in a huge backpacking boom that saw a 1000% increase in the number of thru-hikers and section hikers on the Appalachian Trail. Things were never quite the …

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