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directions to Mount Percival

Location:

North of Squam Lake
West of the town of Center Sandwich, NH

Driving (one way from Nashua, NH):

Distance: 85 miles
Time: 1 hour 35 minutes
Parking: at Mount Morgan Trail parking lot
If you use a car GPS, here are the parking
    coordinates (in degrees and minutes):
    N 43 47.361
   W 71 32.935
Drive Route: Drive to Mount Percival
Roads:
 - Everett Turnpike north
 - Route 93 north to Exit 24
 - Route 3 east (for 4.5 miles)
 - Route 113 northeast (for 5.5 miles)

Hiking (loop over Percival and Morgan):

Distance: 5 miles
Time: 3 1/2 hours
Trails: Morgan-Percival Connector, Mount Percival Trail,
    Crawford-Ridgepole Trail and Mount Morgan Trail
Trail Guide: Squam Trail Guide
    (a map and guide to hiking trails in the Squam Lakes
    region published by Squam Lakes Association)
Trail Guide: AMC Southern New Hampshire Trail Guide

Hiking (one way, up to Mount Percival):

Distance: 2.5 miles
Vertical: 1500 feet
Time: 2 hours 0 minutes

Summit:

Wooded summits with ledge views
    overlooking Squam Lake
Height: 2220 feet

Winter Accessibility:

Available year round