Smarts Mountain Shelter

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Originally built by the NH Forest Service the former firewarden's cabin is now maintained by the Dartmouth Outing Club. The cabin is located directly off the Appalachain Trail on the summit of Smart's Mountain (3,240 ft.). The rustic cabin accomodates approximately eight. Water is accessed the blue-blazed Danial Doan Trail (formerly the Appalachain Trail) at Mike Murphy spring. A privy is available for this site. Just immediately south on the AT a few primative tentsite are also available. The neaby firetower has been refurbished and allows a 260 degree view of the White Mountains, Vermont, and the Connecticut River Valley.

At a Glance

Reservations: First Come, First Served. Reservations are not taken.
Fees No Fee Required.
Closest Towns: Lyme, NH
Water: No
Operated By: Dartmouth Outing Club

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