Kilburn Crags Hiking Trail – A Local Secret

Kilburn Crags Hike Trail – Awesome One Hour Hiking Trail in Littleton New Hampshire, just 6 miles away from Rabbit Hill Inn.  This easy and short hike is a “must-do” – just 30 minutes each way with lovely views.

The Kilburn Crags hiking trail is a well kept secret by the locals. Everyone knows that Littleton, NH is a charming, fun New England town for shopping, antiquing, and dining. But hiking – in Littleton?  Yes! There are a few really neat hiking / walking areas you should check out next time you are here. One of the best local hiking trail in Littleton New Hampshire is the Kilburn Crags Trail,  starting just six miles from Rabbit Hill Inn, on Route 18.

The Kilburn Crags trail is a rocky outcropping on the northeastern shoulder of modest Walker Mountain. It is known mainly to Littleton locals. Be assured this is not an epic adventure. With easy footing and low mileage, it is a perfect hike if you are just getting your hiking legs, short on time but want a great view,  or if you simply want some quality time in the woods without straying far from Rabbit Hill Inn or Littleton’s Main Street area.  It’s 1.4 miles round trip, takes about an hour, and the top elevation is 1,300 feet.  At the top, you’ll capture views of Littleton, the Ammonoosuc River Valley, the Presidential Range,  as well as Lafayette and Cannon Mountains to the right. Next time you are here, head out to the Kilburn Crags trail. Enjoy the wildlife and vista!

Reminder – Bring plenty of insect / tick repellent. You’ll have much more fun if you are well protected.

Take a quick peak at the view from the Kilburn Crag Trail (compliments of SixtyAteOutdoors via YouTube)

Click here for a printable map of the Kilburn Crags Trail.

Kilburn Crags Trail. North country hike trails Littleton New Hampshire. Hike trails near Rabbit Hill Inn

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Littleton New Hampshire is a fun-filled & charming New England small town. The vibrant Main Street in downtown Littleton NH offers unique shops, eateries, cool coffee shops, terrific craft brewery, a beautiful covered bridge, a river walk, and more. PLUS, Littleton offers a variety of hiking trails and nature walking paths. When visiting Littleton New Hampshire, stay at Rabbit Hill Inn – just 12 minutes away from downtown Littleton New Hampshire. 

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