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Crawfords Path

State(s) New Hampshire
Counties Coos
Type Backcountry
Length 2.90 Miles / 4.67 Km Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses Camping
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Snow - Snowshoeing
Agency USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No Parking Fee? No




This trail is considered to be the oldest continuously maintained footpath in America. Parts of this trail are dangerous in bad weather.; use proper precautions.


Visitor Information

Date Opens: 1/1 - Date Closes: 1/1

Time Opens: Not Available - Time Closes: Not Available


8.5 miles east on Route 302 from its intersection with Route 3 in Twin Mountain; 50 car parking lot located just off Mt. Clinton Road.


Additional Information

Width: 30 inches.

Primary Surface: Not Available

Secondary Surface: None

Average Grade: 15%

Elevation Low Point: 1892

Elevation High Point: 4231

Year Designated: 1994

Date Last Updated: 11/15/2016


Contact Information

Trail management:
Roger Collins
White Mountain National Forest
660 Trudeau Rd.
Bethlehem , NH 3574
(603) 869-2626


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