Franconia in Grafton County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
Why is it called A NOTCH?
Location. 44° 9.949′ N, 71° 40.733′ W. Marker is in Franconia, New Hampshire, in Grafton County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 93. Touch for map. The marker is in the Old Man of the Mountain Historic Site in Franconia Notch State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Franconia NH 03580, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Man of the Mountain (here, next to this marker); A Delicate Balance (here, next to this marker); Franconia Notch (here, next to this marker); Profile Lake (within shouting distance of this marker); Landslides Eagle Cliff (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Old Man of the Mountain (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Appalachian Trail (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franconia.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 50 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.