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36 mi 57 km of trail 3 Featured Runs

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Featured Runs in Alton - 3

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Favorite View from the summit.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Major Loop

4.0 mi 6.4 km • Loop • 1,163 ft Ascent 354.4 m Ascent

(15) Wolfeboro, NH
Favorite Bombing down past some awesome granite outcroppings.
Easy/Intermediate

Copple Crown

5.1 mi 8.2 km • Out and Back • 1,014 ft Ascent 309.03 m Ascent

(7) Sanborn…, NH
Favorite Just starting off.
Intermediate

Devil's Den Mountain

4.1 mi 6.6 km • Out and Back • 461 ft Ascent 140.43 m Ascent

(2) New Durham, NH

Trails in Alton - 13

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1.5 mi 2.4 km #1Mt. Major Trail
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Gilford, NH 13 
5.5 mi 8.8 km #2Red Trail
Intermediate
Gilmanton, NH
Intermediate
5.5 mi 8.8 km Gilmanton, NH
1.4 mi 2.3 km #3Copple Crown Trail
Intermediate
Sanbornville, NH
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Sanbornville, NH
0.6 mi 1.0 km #4Red Trail (Klem-Mack Loop)
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Gilford, NH
3.1 mi 4.9 km #5Dave Roberts Quarry Trail
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
3.1 mi 4.9 km Gilford, NH
1.5 mi 2.5 km #6Boulder Loop Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Wolfeboro, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.5 km Wolfeboro, NH
12.4 mi 19.9 km #7Belknap Range Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Gilford, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
12.4 mi 19.9 km Gilford, NH
0.6 mi 0.9 km #8North Straightback Link (Green)
Difficult
Gilford, NH
Difficult
0.6 mi 0.9 km Gilford, NH
1.1 mi 1.8 km #9Major - Straightback Link
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Gilford, NH
1.3 mi 2.1 km #10Reed Road Trail
Intermediate
Gilford, NH
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Gilford, NH
1.3 mi 2.0 km #11Brook Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Gilford, NH
Intermediate/Difficult
1.3 mi 2.0 km Gilford, NH
3.5 mi 5.6 km #12Devil's Den Road
Easy/Intermediate
New Durham, NH
Easy/Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.6 km New Durham, NH
1.8 mi 2.9 km #13Woodman Hill Road
Easy/Intermediate
Sanbornville, NH
Easy/Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.9 km Sanbornville, NH

Photos of Alton - 18

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View from the summit.
Jul 11, 2019 near Gilford, NH
Bombing down past some awesome granite outcroppings.
Jul 13, 2015 near Sanborn…, NH
View before the summit.  Wild fresh blueberries along the trail.
Aug 23, 2016 near Gilford, NH
View of Lake Winnipesaukee at the summit of Mt. Major.
Apr 23, 2015 near Gilford, NH
View from Mount Major
Aug 13, 2015 near Gilford, NH
Panorama of Alton Bay, NH
Aug 13, 2015 near Gilford, NH
The ferns coat some sections of this trail.
Jul 13, 2015 near Sanborn…, NH
Just starting off.
Oct 19, 2017 near New Durham, NH

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