Another unincorporated township in NH is Dixville. I went there several times while I was in the area and came away with several different views of the notch…

On my first trip through the notch, we had a light snow and some heavy fog…


The next time I traveled through the notch, it had warmed up considerably…


There are at least 4 waterfalls in Dixville. You have the Baby Flume, fed by Flume Brook…


And across the road, you have Dixville Notch State Park. There are two falls in the park fed by Cascade Brook . The lower falls are an easy walk from just behind the picnic area…




Then you can hike up a fairly steep trail to get to the upper falls…


I didn’t get any real good pictures of the upper falls. There is also quite a bit of history at Dixville Notch State Park…



Rt. 26 which runs through the notch offers some stunning views…





And there are several trails directly off of Rt. 26 which also have wonderful views



On the shore of Lake Gloriette, you will find The Balsams Grand Resort Hotel. It is currently closed for renovations…


This is home to the last of the waterfalls that I found. The one is fed by Moose Brook…


It is also home to Cold Springs, where I filled all of my water bottles for the day…


There isn’t a bad time to visit Dixville, but I love early summer when the trees are in bloom…


There are plenty of places to hike and enjoy what Mother Nature has provided. There is also a wildlife viewing station just before you get to the state park. Mid-week is an ideal time to go to Dixville. On 2 different occasions, I was the only person there, that may also have to do with the season. I’m sure later in the summer and in the fall there are a lot more visitors.

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4 Comments on “Dixville”

  1. Sandy Snow June 17, 2013 at 8:38 pm #

    I’m doing a little bit of catching up on your destinations. Some of these pictures are gorgeous. Sandy

    • Touring NH June 18, 2013 at 8:39 am #

      Thank you Sandy. I’ve been having a great time! I’ve discovered so much about NH since I started this and have met some great people (yourself included!)

  2. New Hampshire Garden Solutions June 17, 2013 at 10:02 pm #

    I’m sure once school lets out it will get busy fast. I’ve been through the flume, It was cold in June on there the day i went through. Those are excellent shots of the falls!

    • Touring NH June 18, 2013 at 8:47 am #

      Thank you! I really enjoy being able to visit places in the “off season” it makes photographing them much easier. All of the rain we’ve had really got the falls roaring.

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