Great Gulf Wilderness Trailhead

From this trailhead you can access much of the Great Gulf Wilderness Area. The Great Gulf trail follows the West Branch of the Peabody River through the Great Gulf Wilderness, climbing the steep and rough headwall, and ends at the junction with the Gulfside Trail 0.5 mi. below the summit of Mt. Washington.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Toilet facilities closed temporarily.
Fees: Recreation fee charged. See fee schedule. (link)
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Trailhead is located on the west side of NH Route 16, about 1.5 mi. south of the junction with Dolly Copp Rd.

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