Adventure is calling – Plan ahead for your Outdoor Experience.
An increase in visitors to the White Mountains Region is impacting available parking, and presenting safety challenges in popular recreation areas such as Franconia and Crawford Notch State Parks, along the Kancamagus Highway, and areas surrounding the Presidential Mountain Range.
Park safely and legally
State and Federal agencies, local municipalities, and other partners are working on alternatives to improve the visitor experience through advance trip planning information.
White Mountain National Forest: https://www.fs.usda.gov/whitemountain
White Mountains Visitors Center: https://www.visitwhitemountains.com/
Road & Weather conditions/traffic cameras: https://newengland511.org/
Preparing for hiking: https://wildlife.state.nh.us/outdoor-recreation/hiking-safety.html
Ensuring a safe hike: http://www.hikesafe.com/
Trip Planning – Appalachian Mountain Club: https://www.outdoors.org/trip-ideas-tips-resources
Franconia Notch State Park: https://www.nhstateparks.org/visit/state-parks/franconia-notch-state-park
Crawford Notch State Park: https://www.nhstateparks.org/visit/state-parks/crawford-notch-state-park
NH Trail Conditions Forum: https://www.vftt.org/forums/
NH Search and Rescue: http://nhoutdoorcouncil.org/