Caps Ridge Trail, Jefferson

#10 of 18 in Trails in White Mountains
Caps Ridge Trail is located in Jefferson. Use our Jefferson tour site to add Caps Ridge Trail and other attractions to your Jefferson vacation plans.
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  • This is a super-fun hike that gets you to above treeline into the top range views quickly and surprisingly easily. It has a bit of everything, starting in the trees, then to the "caps" big boulder mou...  more »
  • I am down to the last 6 of my NH 48 4ks. We hiked Mount Jefferson this past Saturday via the Caps Ridge Trail. Caps Ridge has the highest elevation for a trailhead of all the 4ks. You start at 3008ft,...  more »

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