Crawford Notch State Park
|1464 US Route 302
Harts Location, NH 03812
Crawford Notch State Park has 5,775 acres providing access to numerous hiking trails, waterfalls, fishing, wildlife viewing, and spectacular mountain views. Crawford Notch State Park is rich in history with the famous Willey House. The campground in the park is Dry River Campground and offers 36 wooded sites. Dry River Campground Information.
This park is always open for recreation unless closed or restricted by posting. During off hours and the off-season the park is typically not staffed, comfort stations are not available and gates may be closed. The off-season poses unique risks inherent when participating in outdoor recreational activities. Please be aware that many State Park areas and trails are not staffed during the off-season, and day-use fees are not collected. Recreationists should possess the necessary knowledge, skill, and equipment to ensure their own safety. Users assume all risk while recreating in State Park lands.
Willey House Operating Schedule: The Willey House is open full time only beginning on May 23, 2014 and closes October 19, 2014. Operating hours are Monday through Friday 9am Saturday and Sunday from 8:30 am to sunset. *Operating dates and times are subject to change without notice. For up to date hours, please call the park directly.
Dry River Campground Schedule:
||Camping Rate Per Night
|$25 (no hook-ups)
Please note: The main operating season for the campground is Memorial Day to Columbus Day. Outside of the main camping season, (early spring and late fall) camping is first come, first serve and weather permitting. Staffing, services, and facilities may be limited during this time. Please use iron ranger (self-service pay station) to make payment.
The New Hampshire State Park Experience
In celebration of National Trails Day this June 4, 2011 the Appalachian Mountain Club kicked off it's first of four volunteer trail work projects at Crawford Notch State Park. The AMC provided the tools, equipment, and leadership to get involved with the trail work. To volunteer yourself, or to read more about the experience check out the AMC Volunteer Trail Work
post on our blog site.
For more photos and posts, follow The New Hampshire State Park Experience blog
and also join the conversation on Facebook
Are pets allowed at Crawford Notch State Park?
Leashed pets are permitted in all areas of the park except inside the Willey House. See the NH State Parks Pets Policy
for more information.
Keep Your Parks Clean
Through the Carry-In/Carry-Out Program, you can help us keep your parks clean and beautiful by carrying out whatever you carry in. Thank you for your cooperation and remember to recycle.
Access for Persons with Disabilities
Please contact the park office directly for information regarding disability access needs.
The New Hampshire State Park Experience Blog
4/18/12 "Dreams Come True near Crawford Notch State Park"
Crawford Notch History and the Willey Family Story
Crawford Notch State Park Hiking Map
Dry River Campground Map