Welch-Dickey Trailhead

a smooth knob of granite is speckled with alpine forest.

The Welch-Dickey trail is extremely popular due to it's relatively easy access to fine views. The trail varies through shady hardwood forests to open expansive views. I the summer, wild bluberries can be picked as you approach the summit. There is some rock scrambling required along this trail, so come prepared with appropriate footwear. Trail is marked by yellow markers. 

There are many scenic areas along the ledgy 4.4 mile loop. 

At a Glance

Fees: This is a day use fee site.  
Closest Towns: Campton, Waterville Valley
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: There is a bathroom facility and trash receptacle available. 

General Information

Directions: This large trailhead is located on Orris Rd. in Waterville Valley.

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