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Appalachian Trail: Cape Moonshine Road to USFS 19

Several reasons to explore this mostly forested 9.4-mile trip: Two shelters, countless springtime wildflowers, a lovely pond, and a summit bid on Mount Mist.

Rating

Shelters: Ore Hill Shelter; sleeps 8. Jeffers Brook Shelter; sleeps 10.

To Trailhead

Start: From Wentworth, NH, head W on NH 25A for 2.7 miles and turn right on Cape Moonshine Rd. Go 2.1 miles to trail crossing. End: From Warren, NH, head N on NH 25 for 4.6 miles and turn right on High St. In 1 mile turn left on Long Pond Rd. Continue .1 mile to trail crossing.

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