Directions to Pontook
Reservoir Parking Area
Free Plowed Parking Courtesy of the State of NH
From Boston, MA and
Take Rt. 93N to Concord, NH and follow the directions below: “From Concord, NH”.
From New York and Points South:
Take Rt. 84N to Hartford, CT and then take Rt. 91N to St. Johnsbury, VT. Take Rt. 93S to the first exit (about 3 miles) and the follow Rt. 2 East to Lancaster, NH. Follow the directions below: “From Lancaster, NH”.
From Concord, NH:
RT 93 N thru Concord and Plymouth and into Franconia Notch.
IMPORTANT: Right after passing Franconia Notch and the
Cannon Mountain Ski Area, TAKE THE EXIT FOR RT3 NORTH TO TWIN MOUNTAIN!
Follow Rt. 3N to Twin Mountain, Whitefield, and Lancaster (about 30
BE CAUTIOUS IN THESE SMALL TOWNS, SINCE THE POLICE USUALLY
HAVE RADAR TRAPS SET UP.
From Lancaster, NH:
From Lancaster, NH take Rt. 3N about 10 miles to Groveton, NH. As you enter Groveton, look for Rt. 110E on the Right. Follow Rt. 110E about 14 miles to the intersection of Rt. 110 and Rt. 110A. Follow Rt. 110A towards Milan about 3.8 miles to Rt. 16. Follow Rt. 16N about 1.5 miles and look for the plowed parking lot on your right. The trail entrance is directly across the street from the entrance to the Pontook Parking area.
Maine and Points East:
Head for Gorham, NH and take Rt. 16N to Berlin, NH. From Berlin center continue to follow Rt. 16N for about 12 miles passing thru Milan and passing by the junctions of Rt. 110B and Rt. 110A. About 1.5 miles past the junction of Rt. 110A, look for the plowed parking lot on your right. The trail entrance is directly across the street from the entrance to the Pontook Parking area.