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    Devil’s Hopyard – Tuesday Tour Guide

    The Devil’s Hopyard is a site in the White Mountain National Forest.  When my friends first asked if we wanted to hike to the Devil’s Hopyard with them, I wasn’t sure what I was getting into.  The name sounds intimidating, but the Appalachian Mountain Club’s White Mountain Guide classifies it as an easy hike that is relatively short and flat (only 2.6 miles round trip and 250 feet of elevation gain). The trailhead begins at South Pond Recreation Area in Stark, New Hampshire.  The Day Use Area there features a beach, picnic tables and grills.  There is a $7/car fee to access the Day Use Area, but since we were…

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    The Devil’s Hopyard – Sunday Snapshots

    Recently we had the chance to hike to the Devil’s Hopyard with friends.  The trail is located in the White Mountain National Forest and is accessed from South Pond in Stark, NH.  The name sounded ominous, but it turned out to be a gorgeous and fairly easy hike!   Keep your eyes out for a more detailed post and description of our hike to the Devil’s Hopyard on Tuesday!   This blog is participating in the Sundays in my City link up.  To see photo posts from other bloggers’ communities, click the button below.