Mount Field is a 4,340 foot mountain in the Willey Range in Bethlehem, NH. It is most often hiked in combination with Mount Tom and Mount Avalon, and also frequently summited with Mount Willey. It is the tallest mountain in the Willey Range and features a wooded summit that has views towards Mount Washington.

Height: 4,340 feet (1,322.8 Meters)

Distance: 5.8 Miles Round Trip (9.33 Km)

Elevation Gain: 2,550 feet (777.4 meters)

Duration: 3-5 hours

Difficulty: Intermediate

Trail Map

Mount Field Trail Map

Trails

Avalon Trail, Willey Range Trail – 5.8 Miles Round Trip – 2,550 feet elevation gain

This trailhead is located in Crawford Notch at the train station directly across from Saco Lake. The trail begins with gradual elevation gain, crosses a couple rivers, and gets slightly more difficult once passing the junction of the Mount Avalon Trail.

Hiking Mount Tom and Field

Many people want to hike both Mount Tom and Field in a loop. Mount Avalon is also included in this loop, and is worth the 100 yard detour.

Total Mileage: 7.8 miles

Alternate Routes

Ethan Pond Trail, Willey Range Trail – 8.2 Miles – 3,500 feet elevation gain

This trail would summit Mount Willey as well, but would skip out on Mount Avalon.

Directions

To Parking at Crawford Notch Station:

Weather Forecast

Bartlett, NH

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday
Scattered rain showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Thursday Night
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 10 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 20 to 30 mph.

Saturday
A chance of rain showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Saturday Night
Rain showers. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Pictures

Mount Field Views Mount Avalon Mount Field Summit