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Baldface Mountain

Take this wonderful loop hike over two beautiful bald peaks with fantastic views towards the taller White Mountains.
Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 9.8 miles
Duration: Full day
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Overview :  This is a fantastic loop hike with several fun stream crossings and a lot of views at the top of both peaks and along the ridge. As... more »

Tips:  From Conway NH, head east on 302/113 to Fryeburg ME, where 113 North takes a sharp left (not well-marked, but if you see the sign for ... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Baldface Circle Trailhead

Park here for free and walk north up the road a short ways to start off on the trail.

2. Emerald Pool Trail Junction

Emerald pool is here slightly off the trail. You will want to head south at this junction to go over South Baldface first.

3. South Baldface Summit

At 3,547 feet you are at the summit of South Baldface. Enjoy the views and head north along the ridge towards North Baldface when you are ready to move on.

4. North Baldface Summit

At 3,606 feet you are on the summit of your last peak on this circle hike. You will pass by Eagle Crag on your descent back down to Emerald Pool and the way out.