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Appalachian Mountain Club High Huts

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Address: Box 298, Mount Washington, NH 03581-0298
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+1 603-466-2727
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Steeped in more than 100 years of tradition, the AMC's network of mountain...

Steeped in more than 100 years of tradition, the AMC's network of mountain huts provides a unique backcountry adventure for novice and experienced hikers alike. Each a day's hike apart along the Appalachian Trail in New Hampshire's White Mountains, AMC Huts offer mountain hospitality in spectacular locations above treeline or near mountain lakes or waterfalls.

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AMC - Pinkham Notch, New Hampshire, Great Advice

We went here to obtain information on Tuckerman’s Ravine and Kancamagus Highway. We spoke with a gentleman named Jeff Gillianson(? sp). He was a fount of very useful... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

We went here to obtain information on Tuckerman’s Ravine and Kancamagus Highway. We spoke with a gentleman named Jeff Gillianson(? sp). He was a fount of very useful information and we based our 2nd day of hiking on his recommendations. His advice was knowledgeable and excellent. There was all kinds of useful information and history to be found at Pinkham... More 

Thank TravelDonCA
Middletown, Connecticut, United States
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80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Awesome site, awesome views, the rooms are comfortable and the food is amazing. Completely worth the effort to discover and experience.

Thank Wanda T
Boston, Massachusetts
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122 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I have stayed in a number of these over the years. They are just the BEST. After a day or two of hiking, it is wonderful to have one of these come into view. The staff is friendly & energetic. There is always a hot cup of tea and some sort of baked good available for the weary traveler. And,... More 

Thank MuddyGurl
North Haven, CT
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29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

At almost $100 a night a stay in one of the huts is not cheap, but you MUST consider the fact that EVERYTHING is packed in to the huts. There's no road for a truck to drop off supplies! That having been said, our stays at the Madison Spring, Lake of the Clouds and Mizpah Spring Huts were excellent. The... More 

Thank jimbaround02
Walpole, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

as always the CROO was GREAT. very entertaining. I wish there was a white Mt. Trivia game after dinner. Dinner and Breakfast was great, Bunks are NEW with led lamps for reading. No movement noticed from other in the bunk frame!!! Great music from the thru hikers in the basement can be heard for all since this hut is not... More 

Thank kevinhungry
Hingham, Massachusetts
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45 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We just got back from Carter Notch Hut, which is my favorite hut. I would recommend a hut stay for anyone, although I don't love Mizpah. My kids did their first overnight hike (staying at a hut) at age 5 years old (Zealand Falls Hut) and now all 3 of them still love these trips. My girls are ages 17,... More 

Thank jacqueliner490
Harwinton, Connecticut
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

Love staying in the huts. Clean, rustic, accommodating..great meals, informative. Perfect hikers paradise.

Thank leslieflwrs
Westbrook, Connecticut
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30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Hiked three days and two nights staying at Mitzpah Springs and Lake of the Clouds. Hiked with three dads and a crew of boys...great memories were made! The Croo makes the Huts worth the hikes to get there! The staff are inviting and very helpful as we arrived quite tired. The food was beyond expectations with fresh baked breads and... More 

Thank NYYanks1974
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92 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

never under estimate Mt Washington. the temperature can change withing minutes. it's always wise to pack more, just incase others my need your assistance. i've been doing the Tuckerman Ravine Trail, to the Lion's Head Trail for over 8 years, and each hike has a different story to tell. out of the 8 times attempting Mt Washington, we've only summited... More 

Thank Andrew K
Cary, North Carolina
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40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stayed at Greenleaf and Lonesome Lake Huts. Hiked in with tween/teen, so families...give it a go! The Croo makes the Huts worth the hikes to get there! Their welcoming and enthusiastic attitudes helped as we arrived sweaty and tired. The food was plentiful and truly delicious. My kids loved the food too (can you say "homemade bread"?). Backpacking with... More 

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