Old Man of the Mountain Historic Site, Franconia

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  • There is a short walk past the visitors center/gift shop/restrooms to the lake. It's a bit noisy since it's so close to the highway, but worth a stop and a nice place for a walk. Beautiful views. Picn...  more »
  • It's kind of a memorial to the old man. The plaza includes seven profilers, which allow visitors to view the image of the Old Man back on the side of Cannon Mountain it is an amazingly clever way to s...  more »
  • The Old Man of the Mountain Historic Site was very interesting. The state did a really nice job creating a viewing area so you can "see" were the Old Man used to be on the mountain side.  more »

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