Mount Tom is a 4,051 foot mountain in the Willey Range in Bethlehem, NH. It is most often hiked in combination with Mount Field, and also frequently summited with Mount Willey.

Height: 4,051 feet (1,234.7 Meters)

Distance: 5.8 Miles Round Trip (9.33 Km)

Elevation Gain: 2,250 feet (685.8 meters)

Duration: 3-5 hours

Difficulty: Intermediate

Trail Map

Mount Tom Trail Map

Trails

Avalon Trail, A-Z Trail to Mt. Tom Spur Trail

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

Zealand Trail: This route is 11.2 miles round trip and features 2,250 feet of elevation gain. The trailhead is off of Zealand Road.

Hikers can also choose to hike up Mount Willey, and across the Willey range to Mount Tom. There are multiple trailheads up Willey that can be used.

Mount Tom Views

Directions

To Parking at Crawford Notch Station:

Weather Forecast

Bartlett, NH

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 25 to 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Friday
A chance of rain showers before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 10 to 20 mph.

Saturday
A chance of rain showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday Night
Rain showers. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Sunday
Rain showers likely before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Pictures

Mount Tom Summit

Trail Junction Mount Tom