Whiteface and Passaconaway

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Whiteface and Passaconaway
Drive 79 miles (1 hour 55 minutes)
Hike 11.5 miles
Difficulty Strenuous

Driving Directions

Take I-91 North to exit 15 (Fairlee), turn right, then left onto Route 5 North, then right onto Route 25A East. After crossing the Connecticut, turn right and then left to remain on 25A. Turn right onto 118 South/25 East at the junction of 25 and 118, then go straight to remain on 25 East. After about 6 miles, turn left onto 3A North, and then right onto I-93 South. Take the next exit (25) and turn left onto 175A. Turn right onto Route 175 South, and take a left at the intersection with Route 3. Follow Route 3 South 1 mile, then turn left onto Route 113. After about 15 miles, stay left on 113A, and after another 7 miles turn left onto Ferncroft Road. The trailhead is at the end of the road.

Hiking Directions

Follow Dicey's Mill Trail 1.6 miles, and take either fork: left for Whiteface and right for Passaconaway. If hiking Whiteface first, take the right at each fork until the summit. If hiking Passaconaway hike 1.8 miles then turn right toward the summit, and remain left until it. From Whiteface, continue around the loop and take the left turn toward Passaconaway; from Passaconaway return to Dicey's Mill Trail and continue around the loop to Whiteface. Complete the loop and return.

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