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directions to Wantastiquet Mountain


In the southwest corner of NH
West of the town of Keene, NH

Driving (one way from Nashua, NH):

Distance: 65 miles
Time: 1 3/4 hours
Parking: at Madame Sherri Forest
    parking lot on Gulf Road
If you use a car GPS, here are the parking
    coordinates (in degrees and minutes):
    N 42 51.883
   W 72 31.068
Drive Route: Drive to Wantastiquet Mountain
 - Route 101 west to Keene, NH
 - Route 10 west (for 0.5 miles)
 - Route 9 west (for 9.0 miles)
 - Route 63 south (for 1.6 miles)
 - Stage Road west (for 0.2 miles)
 - Castle Hill Road southwest (for 0.9 miles)
 - Gulf Road southwest (for 1.7 miles)

Hiking (round trip):

Distance: 4 miles
Time: 3 hours
Trails: Ann Stokes Loop and Mine Ledge Trail
Trail Guide: AMC Southern New Hampshire Trail Guide
Trail Map: Madame Sherri Forest 513 Acres
Website: Madame Sherri Forest
GPS Track: Wantastiquet Mountain GPS Track
If you use a hiking GPS, here is the GPS eXchange file:
      gpswantastiquet.gpx (right click and select "save as")

Hiking (one way, up to the north lookout):

Distance: 2 miles
Vertical: 900 feet
Time: 1 1/2 hour


Wooded summit with directional ledge views
Height: 1356 feet

Winter Accessibility:

Available year round