Built in 1914, Carter Notch Hut attracts those looking for adventures big and small. From swims in the nearby lakes and rock scramble explorations to steep and awe-inspiring climbs and bucolic snowshoe treks
– Carter Notch Hut has something for everyone. In every season.
Explore the Ramparts, the jumble of refrigerator-sized rocks that fill the notch and showcase the power of nature.
Ascend the steeps of Carter Dome
This climb is worth the effort for expansive views to the northern Presidentials and beyond. Catch your breath at Pulpit Rock and gaze down at views of Carter Notch.
Wind through the wilderness
Immerse yourself in the seemingly endless Wild River Wilderness and its trails to far-flung peaks, rich forests, and running waters. Or bring your rod, reel and fishing license to fish trout in the Wind Lakes, just steps from the hut.