Boulder Loop Trail

photo: The Albany bridge was built in 1858 across the Swift River in New Hampshire. Photo by Earl Mcgehee.

Length: 2.80 miles
Loop Trail? No
Type: Backcountry
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? $3.00

Allowed Uses:

Bicycling (off pavement)
Camping
Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Snow - Cross-country Skiing
Snow - Snowshoeing
Wildlife Observation

See more details.

Become an NRT Ambassador

Join a cadre of volunteers to help improve the data on this trail.

 

Location: Albany, NH, off Kancamgus Highway
State(s): New Hampshire
Counties: Carroll
Longitude: -71.23884
Latitude: 44.00527

Driving Directions

Six miles west of Saco Ranger Station. TR off the Kancamagus Highway, through Covered Bridge. Parking on right. Trailhead opposite parking lot.

Description

Gradual climb with some step pitches. Views of Mt Chocorua and the Swift River Valley from the ledges. Moderate difficulty. 2-4 hours round trip. Through broad-leafed/evergreen forests.

Additional Details

Width: 36 inches.
Primary Surface: Soil
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 15%
Maximum Grade: 35%
Elevation Low Point: 860
Elevation High Point: 1,750
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Supporting Webpages and Documents

Document: USFS Trail Map/Overview
Website: USFS Trail Details

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Cristin Bailey
Trails Manager
White Mountain National Forest
Saco Ranger District
33 Kancamagus Hwy.
Conway , NH 3818
(603) 447-5448
cristinbailey@fs.fed.us

 

Photos

Albany Covered Bridge located in Albany, New Hampshire. Photo by Waz8.

Albany Covered Bridge located in Albany, New Hampshire. Photo by Waz8.

The Albany bridge was built in 1858 across the Swift River in New Hampshire. Photo by Earl Mcgehee.

The Albany bridge was built in 1858 across the Swift River in New Hampshire. Photo by Earl Mcgehee.

Reviews

No reviews are available. Be the first to leave one!

 

Suggest an Edit

Do you see a problem with this trail data? Contact us below: