Summit West Trail Francestown NH - Photos

5.1 Miles Moderate
Francestown, New Hampshire
Crotched Mountain Town Forest

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Entrance to parking and trail
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Plenty of room for parking
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Information Kiosk
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Trail map available to bring along on your hike
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Link trail and marker to Quarry Trail Loop
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Rocky but wide trail
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Picnic table near the pond
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Trail marker on tree
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Pedestrian bridge over beaver dam area
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Beaver dam
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Evidence of Beaver activity
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No Blaze markers here, but the way is clear to see
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Kiosk near service roads and branching trails
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Trail marker on tree
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A choice to make: West Summit Trail to the left, and East Summit trail to the right
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Old stone walls on the trail
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Springtime streams can cause mucky conditions
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Springtime stream along the trail
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Hoblebush in bloom
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View of the Summit from the valley below
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Crossing the stream over the rocks
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The trail begins to head up hill
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Follow the rock wall up the trail toward the summit
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Porcupine in a tree along the trail
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Large boulders near the summit
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Huge boulder outcropping
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Mount Monadnock off in the distance
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If you want to get back to Farrington Parking lot, pay attention to posted notices

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