|Franconia Range, New Hampshire Information
The Franconia Range is the second highest range of peaks in the White Mountains (after the Presidential Range). It includes 5 4,000 footer mountains, other mountains and the Franconia Ridge, which is a prominent ridge connecting all of the Franconia Range's summits.
Hiking in the Franconia Range is very rewarding with excellent above-treeline views and waterfalls. The Franconia Ridge Loop is an 8.9 mile hike that includes over 3,900 feet of elevation gain, and covers the majority of above-treeline mountains in the range. Some of the trails included on this hike are the Franconia Ridge Trail, The Greenleaf Trail and Old Bridle Path.
Some Mountains included in the Franconia Range are:
(Official NH 4,000 footer mountains are highlighted in blue)