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Rollins State Park

1066 Kearsarge Mountain Rd
Warner, NH 03278
Phone: 603-456-3808

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Hiking Picnicking Leashed Pets Fee Area Parking

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Rollins State Park, located in Warner, is situated on the south slope of Mt. Kearsarge. A 3-1/2 mile long scenic auto road rises from the park entrance through woodlands to the parking and picnic areas. The picnic area, located in a natural wooded glen beneath granite ledges, is historically referred to as the "Garden." It affords views that stretch from Mt. Monadnock to the hills of New Hampshire's coastal plain. The summits of Pack Monadnock, Crotched and Uncanoonuc Mountains, the hills of central Massachusetts, and the Boston skyline are visible on the horizon, while the Mink Hills and Merrimack River Valley can be seen nearby. A one-half mile trail to the summit of Mt.Kearsarge leaves from the picnic area.

The Sunapee-Ragged-Kearsarge Greenway

The Sunapee-Ragged-Kearsarge Greenway is a 75 mile loop trail that links four New Hampshire State Parks: Sunapee, Winslow, Rollins, Wadleigh. The trail also links three New Hampshire State Forests: Gile, Kearsarge and Shadow Hill as well as one Wildlife Management Area: Bog Mountain. See the Sunapee-Ragged-Kearsarge Coalition website for more information.

Operating Schedule

Rollins State Park opens for the season on May 17, 2014 and closes October 19, 2014. NOTE: The road will be closed Monday, July 14 and possible Tuesday, July 15, 2014 for maintenance. Operating hours are 9:00 am -4:00pm, daily. Gate closes at 5pm with the last car up the auto road at 4pm. *Operating dates and times are subject to change without notice. For up to date hours, please call the park directly.
 
Fee Full Time Gates Operating Hours Closing
Adults: $4
Children (6-11): $2
5/17 9am - 5pm: Last car up the auto road at 4pm
9am - 4pm
10/19

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.

Fees

Admission is $4 for adults; $2 for children ages 6-11; children ages 5 and under and NH residents age 65 and over are admitted free. Season passes are available. When park is unstaffed during the season, please use Iron Ranger (self-serve paystation).

Are pets allowed at Rollins State Park?

Pets are permitted in the park. 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.

Accessibility

Access for Persons with Disabilities

Please contact the park office directly for information regarding disability access needs.

Additional Resources/Information

History of Rollins and Winslow State Parks 
History of Mount Kearsarge 
Mount Kearsarge Hiking Map 


Rollins State Park on YouTube


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