Kearsarge Tower Observation Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 
Two trails can take you to the top of this popular summit. The rocky top affords clear 360 views, and the fire tower does the same from 15 feet higher. The fire tower is fully enclosed in glass windows. There is also an open air toilet located a short distance from the tower. The Kearsarge North Trail is 3.1 miles to the summit from the parking lot on Hurricane Mtn Road in Bartlett. The Weeks Brook Trail is 5.1 mile to the summit from South Chatham Road 0.4 miles north of the east terminus of Hurricane Mtn Road.

At a Glance

Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service

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  Latitude : 
44.107117

  Longitude : 
-71.096616

 

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