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Rocky Gorge

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Really nice gorge

Rocky Gorge and Falls Pond are both really nice. The gorge is usally a bit crowded while the pond... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andrea M
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Rocky Gorge is an area where the Swift River narrows between to rock walls. This is a popular... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Carrollton, Texas
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Kancamagus Hwy, Scenic Byway - White Mountains, Albany, NH 03818
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rocky Gorge and Falls Pond are both really nice. The gorge is usally a bit crowded while the pond is not. A trip around the pond doesn't take long and it's worth it for some nice pictures.

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Rocky Gorge is an area where the Swift River narrows between to rock walls. This is a popular photography spot. Here too, you can explore on the rocks, and in times of higher water, the water rushes through the gorge. There is also a bridge...More

Thank GregoriousTraveler
Reviewed 20 September 2018

the stretch of highway between Lincoln and Conway is dotted with great places to explore. This one is a must see. A very short, easy walk from the parking lot takes you to a bridge with stunning views of the gorge. Though all the pull...More

Thank TransplantedBuckeye
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Today our travels took us to the Kancamagus Hwy. in the White Mountain National Forest. The Rocky Gorge stop along the Swift River is a gem. From the wooden cross over bridge to the views of the gorge in both directions. It is stop worth...More

1  Thank FBSLB
Reviewed 18 May 2018

This stop is right next to the Kancamagus Highway and is an excellent place for a photo op. The bridge is beautiful and just what you would expect from a fantastic national forest.

Thank Travelling_Choconut
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Staying near North Conway we decided on an early morning drive to explore the Kancamagus Highway. We hit Rocky Goreg about 10:30 and the colors, sky, trail walk and scenery was spectacular - great for hiking and pictures. This was one of our favorite stops...More

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Visited the Rocky Gorge when we were traveling the Kancamagus Highway. This was a scenic byway and we were glad we took the drive.

1  Thank Bluebirdsinging
Reviewed 25 October 2017

By the roadside, plenty of parking and rest room facilities. A short stroll gives you a full view of the gorge, many people walk out on the rocks and sit by the small cascades. This is a really pretty area just to sit and watch...More

1  Thank phil52_10
Reviewed 9 October 2017

A beautiful spot on the 'Kanc'. The Gorge is beautiful. There is ample parking as well. A must see if you are in this area.

1  Thank 525asadi
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Very nice gorge. Good parking area. Good access to the gorge. The gorge itself is very scenic. You can walk out into the gorge and view the river from close up.

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