Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Need another reason to go riding? Well, the growing PRKR MTN Trails located in the vibrant North Country town of Littleton NH might be just what you’re looking for.

      The PRKR MTN trail network is entirely located on or around the 2000-foot summit of Parker Mountain on several hundred acres of privately-owned land. To date, the total trail network is estimated to be 24 miles and includes singletracks as well as doubletrack logging roads. Trail work is ongoing for 2016, so the trail mileage will continue to grow. PRKR MT’s professional trail crew works hard to expand the current trail system while improving what’s already on-the-ground.

      The trails stretch north from the top of School Street and behind the Town Pool. The system provides access to the summit of Parker Mountain -- the highest point in Littleton -- but the most impressive views are from “Linda’s Lookout,” a cliff with a view of the entire northern Presidential Range of the White Mountains. From there, the trails are designed to connect directly to town and downtown restaurants and inns.

      Most people choose to ride uphill on one of the old logging trails or doubletracks. There are a variety of ways back down ranging from easy to advanced in difficulty.

      The two downhill-only trails Wildcard and Beginner’s Luck drop off the back of the summit and are definitely not lucky for beginners. They’re serious downhill trails. They flow very nicely, but have berms, banks, bridges, and drops.

      A more mellow route back to town is the I95 trail.

      As a general rule, the farther you get from town the harder the trails become. Two exceptions to that are Rhyme & Reason and Tin Can Alley, which, while mostly flat offer a number of technical challenges.

      The land has been owned since 1975 by the Caswell family. Dr. Caswell was a physician in town for almost 30 years and was an outdoor enthusiast and often trained local search and rescue teams and ski resort patrol members. Linda’s Lookout is named Mrs. Caswell, who often hiked to that spot. The family is actively involved in designing and promoting PRKR MTN and you are likely to see Taylor Caswell out riding the trails.

      From Linda’s Lookout you can ride downhill singletracks all the way back to town starting with Gardner’s Trail.

      When you do, a good first stop when you get back to town is the Schilling Beer Company, a riverside brewpub with the best local beer around as well as a great place for lunch or dinner. Other notable places to eat are Miller’s Café, Chang Thai, M-Zo Coffee and Tea, Bailiwick’s, or Gold House Pizza. And there are many more.

      Lodging includes Thayer’s Inn, The Beal House Inn and Restaurant, Hampton Inn, and many more.

      Littleton’s award-winning downtown makes it an excellent choice as basecamp for an epic weekend riding PRKR MTN and Kingdom Trails, located only 40 minutes northwest of Littleton.

      I welcome you to explore what we feel is one of the best trail systems in the state. Our team includes Dave Harkless of Littleton Bike & Fitness, Justin Daigneault of Horizons Engineering and Blake Roberts, our head trail builder who manages a crew of trail workers. All are avid mountain bikers and enjoy nothing more than talking PRKR trails with newcomers.

      On your way into town, be sure to stop in at Littleton Bike & Fitness for some local knowledge and a copy of the current trail map. Check the PRKR MTN Facebook page for more info, photos, a few videos, and upcoming events.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Remich Park Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      10 Pine Hill Rd, Littleton New Hampshire 03561
      Region Details
      • 3
      • 17
      • 8

      Local Trail Association
      local trail association


      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      3,096 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,908 ft
      Total Vertical
      945 ft
      Ridden Counter

      Popular PRKR MTN Mountain Bike Trails

      view all trails »

      Recent Trail Reports

      Toppers Tour
      Nov 14, 2017 @ 5:40am
      Nov 14, 2017
      Daveharkless PRKR
      more reports »

      Photos of PRKR MTN Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Nov 26, 2017 @ 11:02am
      Nov 26, 2017
      trail: Onbelay
      8 |
      Nov 19, 2017 @ 12:32pm
      Nov 19, 2017
      Onbelay, Littleton
      8 |
      Nov 19, 2017 @ 8:41am
      Nov 19, 2017
      Access from Remick Park
      more photos »

      Videos of PRKR MTN Mountain Bike

      Hellion + Bad Crash at The End
      trail: Bones
      7:26 | 743 | May 31, 2013
      Bowen Brown Pow
      192 | Aug 2, 2017 , Littleton
      more videos »

      Recent Activity

      user #834858fuledyaaddridelogJan 18, 2018 ride log
      Jan 18, 2018 @ 3:10pm
      3 days
      user #834858fuledyaaddridelogJan 16, 2018 ride log
      Jan 16, 2018 @ 3:11pm
      Jan 16, 2018
      user #1434551DaveharklessaddtrailBones
      Jan 4, 2018 @ 9:10am
      Jan 4, 2018
      user #1434551DaveharklessupdatetrailBridge St and 1 more
      Jan 4, 2018 @ 9:04am
      Jan 4, 2018
      user #834858fuledyaaddridelogJan 3, 2018 ride log
      Jan 3, 2018 @ 3:21pm
      Jan 3, 2018
      view more »

      Bike & Skill Parks

      PRKR MTN Pump Trackskill parkLittleton
      view all skill parks »

      Nearby Riding Areas

      Tucker's trail 19.6 km
      Burke Mountain Bike Park 3 1 9 419.4 km
      Darling Hill 10 35 32 120.7 km
      East Burke Village 12 221 km
      East Burke 13 6 121.2 km
      • By StephaneMarceau Trivélo TRAILFORKS & contributors
      • Admins: StephaneMarceau, PRKR
      • #16998 - 679 views

      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for PRKR MTN.
      You must login to download files.