Presidential Range


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Presidential Range,

group of the White Mts., N N.H., so called from the names of its peaks. Mt. Washington (6,288 ft/1,917 m) is the highest peak in New Hampshire; a meteorological station is at the summit. A year-round resort center, it was developed for tourists in the mid-1800s. Other peaks include Mt. Adams (5,798 ft/1,767 m), Mt. Jefferson (5,715 ft/1,742 m), Mt. Clay (5,532 ft/1,686 m), Mt. Monroe (5,385 ft/1,641 m), and Mt. Madison (5,363 ft/1,635 m). Mt. Clay was renamed Mt. Reagan by the New Hampshire legislature in 2003, but in 2010 the U.S. Board on Geographic Names voted against changing the official name of Mt. Clay.
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Massive windows reach up to the cathedral ceilings framing expansive views from the west-facing rooms and lobby overlooking a network of trails as well as spectacular views of the Presidential Range.
When I finally reached Crawford Notch on the far side of the Presidential Range, the rain was pouring down.
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Program topics change weekly and include learning about the flora and fauna of the forest; discovering what lives within and contributes to the health of a fresh-water pond ecosystem; the high-alpine, summit environment; and the geology of the surrounding mountains and Presidential Range. Tin Mountain Conservation Center programs at Wildcat Mountain are scheduled every Tuesday & Wednesday beginning July 3 through August 29 and rotate weekly.
The lodgings are located at a height of 4,825 feet in the Presidential Range, New Hampshire, and offer prepared meals, evening naturalist programmes, trail information, and weather reports.
When it was first published in 2000, Howe's book received critical acclaim for its fascinating tales of exploration and tragedy on New Hampshire's Presidential Range, from the 19th century through the present day.
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There in the distance is the Presidential Range: Jefferson, Madison, Adams--each great peak representing a Founding Father.
The five-bedroom showhomes - a Kennedy and a Lincoln - are both from the new Presidential range, making its debut at the picturesque site which will comprise 124, four and five-bedroom detached properties.
Accommodation is plentiful and of every standard - whether you choose a motel at $18 per person per night, or the Victorian magnificence of the 194-room Mount Washington Hotel at the foot of the Presidential range.
Three separate watersheds will gain protection, and one of the Appalachian Trail's principal viewpoints of the northern Presidential range will he preserved.

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