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Flume Gorge

852 Daniel Webster Highway, Franconia, NH 03251
+1 603-745-8391
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GOLDEN WEDDING TRIP

We found this while planning our 50th wedding Anniversary trip from the UK. Unfortunately New... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
neilmac1947
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Llanbedr, United Kingdom
Good colors

Visited during Oct 17. Got a good view of the fall colors. The place is well maintained, good for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
snaik2018
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Pune, India
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An 800-foot gorge that extends from the base of Mount Liberty. It is open from May 8 - October 25.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“covered bridge” (90 reviews)
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“visitor center” (48 reviews)
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852 Daniel Webster Highway, Franconia, NH 03251
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this while planning our 50th wedding Anniversary trip from the UK. Unfortunately New England was in a heatwave so the fall colours were not at their best and there was almost no water in the flume. however, that was not the fault of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited during Oct 17. Got a good view of the fall colors. The place is well maintained, good for a half day picnic

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

The White Mountains National forest is full of beautiful places to visit and vistas to enjoy, but the Flume Gorge is arguably one of the most stunning geological features. It is very accessible next to the road, and you can get close enough to feel...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

I don’t have a strong recommendation one way or the other. I’m glad for the experience, but it wouldn’t be high on my bucket list for a repeat. Why? It’s very interesting, yet a little too long. Once you’ve been through one tunnel and flume,...More

1  Thank Shopaholic801
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Visited in October, so water flow was at minimum, but the views of the gorge were still awsome. Another interesting feature of the walk are the huge glacial boulders entwined with pine tree roots. Best to visit during the week when the crowds are smaller.

1  Thank Peter P H
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Although the walk to the gorge itself can be a little strenuous it is well worth the time and effort. With so many beautiful spots along the way and the views from the gorge pathway enchanting this was a highlight of our journey from Montreal...More

1  Thank chmeee5
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

My wife and I visited the Flume Gorge during a tour of New England. We were recommended to visit by some people who were staying in the same B&B as us the night before. We were glad that we went, as it was one of...More

2  Thank Richard_Harpum
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Just walk some of the other water falls in the white mountains, that are FREE. This doesnt even compare those those. All you do is go through 2 rock formations with water flowing in between. It is a great view, but definitely not even 10%...More

1  Thank Sreenivasa M
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

This is not usually listed as a major attraction in travel guides or websites, but it is well worth a visit. If you take the time to climb through the gorge, you will be amazed at every turn. Caution: if height bothers you, this may...More

2  Thank mesatraveler
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

The welcome Center had lots of historical content and it was good for us to know.Once we left this building, we saw amazing attractions. This was our highlight of Franconia. This is an amazing adventure. We saw some great rocks. Unmovable! We were walking in...More

2  Thank Robby G C
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SandwichLodge54
27 March 2018|
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Response from Robby G C | Reviewed this property |
Correct, I know the flume from New Hampshire
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mks2581
9 July 2017|
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Response from Maria B | Reviewed this property |
I would as long as your willing to carry them if they get tired of walking. A hiking child backpack might be a good idea.
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TheHolmesLife
30 June 2017|
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Response from PhilipT | Reviewed this property |
Another suggestion would be Loon Mountain. Although it's summer, there's all kinds of activities going on. We took the gondola to the top. AMAZING views. They have bike riding, zip lining, etc. We didn't do those though. We... More
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