Mount Chocorua Loop Trail is a 8.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Conway with a 2,982 feet elevation gain. We will be starting at the Piper trailhead near Conway.
A popular rocky traverse over a series of mountains in the Whites with terrific 360 degree views. This is one of the most popular and beautiful hikes in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Mt. Chocorua looks like the summit of a peak you may find in the Colorado Rockies! Once you get up to the ridge via the steep ridge trail you will be following a ridge traverse over open ledges and several peaks to the rocky summit of Chocorua. From the Chocorua Summit you will have great views towards Mount Washington and the rest of the White Mountains before heading back to the parking area.
Please bring the following gear:
1) hiking boots or trail runners - no sneakers
2) 2 -3 liters of water
3) Snack and food
4) Sunglasses and sunscreen
5) Bug spray
6) A map of this hike - it's your responsibility
7) Rain gear in case
8) A backpack to carry all of this wonderful stuff