5 days in White Mountains Itinerary

5 days in White Mountains Itinerary

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Lincoln
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Jackson
— 3 nights

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Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves and then see Off-Road Tours. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Flume Gorge, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Franconia Notch State Park, and finally get great views at Sugar Hill Scenic Vista.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Lincoln travel route builder.

Washington DC to Lincoln is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in October; daily highs in Lincoln reach 60°F and lows reach 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Jackson.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Must see
Flume Gorge
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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.9

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Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson is a town in Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Jackson side-trips: Caps Ridge Trail (in Jefferson), The Little White Church (in Eaton) and Mt. Washington Auto Road (in Gorham). Next up on the itinerary: cruise along Kancamagus Highway, take in the dramatic scenery at Glen Ellis Falls, explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Ledge, and see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Jackson visit planner.

Getting from Lincoln to Jackson by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Lincoln in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Jackson, with lows of 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jackson

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Diana's Baths
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Waterfall
Glen Ellis Falls
4.8

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