Tag Archives: White Mountains

Hiker dies after becoming ill on New Hampshire mountain

SARGENT’S PURCHASE, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say a 66-year-old Maine man died after becoming ill while hiking up Mount Washington. The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department says Rolf Diamon, of Windham, Maine, was hiking up the Lion Head Trail … Continue reading

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Feds Put a Boot on the Neck of a NH Planning Commission and I Don’t Think They Like It

Planning Commissions are not known for their concern about property rights, but here we have the Coos Commissioners wondering about the injustice of losing zoning authority over projects within the county developed on Federal Lands. | More… | GraniteGrok

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Why Albany NH Struggles: Most of the Town is Federal Land

ALBANY — While the White Mountain National Forest brings thousands of recreation-minded visitors to the area each year, hosting the forest isn’t always fun for the small town of Albany. Albany selectmen say the town has gotten overwhelmed by the … Continue reading

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A New Glamping Resort Is Open in the White Mountains

Tucked away in the White Mountains, New Hampshire’s Huttopia is said to exude “a cosmopolitan air.” While the tents and cabins at Huttopia don’t feature chandeliers like the ones at Maine’s new glamping experience, Huttopia’s amenities do include fine French wines, … Continue reading

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New Jersey hiker remains missing in White Mountains of New Hampshire

Three weeks after he headed into the wilderness with a full backpack, a 53-year-old hiker from Brick Township, New Jersey remains missing in New Hampshire’s rugged White Mountains. Gregory Auriemma was last seen June 24 at the White Mountains Hostel … Continue reading

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Search for missing New Hampshire hiker continues

FRANCONIA, N.H. (AP) — The search continues for a hiker lost in a New Hampshire forest who has not been seen since last Friday. The New Hampshire Department of Fish and Game says that the man, Randy Willett, was able … Continue reading

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