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Lost River Gorge & Boulder Caves

1712 Lost River Road, North Woodstock, NH 03262 Hours of Operation:
  • May 7 - October 17, 2021
  • Advance online reservations required
  • May: Open Thursday - Monday; timed entry 9 am - 3 pm
  • June: Open daily starting June 3 (closed Tuesday June 1 and Wednesday June 2); timed entry 9 am -3 pm
  • July & August: Open Daily; timed entry 9 am - 4 pm
  • September: Open Thursday - Monday; timed entry 9 am - 3 pm
  • October: Open Thursday - Monday; timed entry 9 am - 3pm


Discover why Lost River Gorge is one of New Hampshire’s greatest natural wonders. Explore nature’s blissful beauty as your journey takes you on a self-guided adventure along a 1-mile wooden boardwalk trail among jagged rock walls, glacial boulder caves, and cascading waterfalls. Observe the “gorge-ousness” of Lost River and Kinsman Notch from the viewing platform of the Giant Bird’s Nest and the upper gorge Suspension Bridge. Complete your experience by panning for gemstones in the mining sluice. Advance reservations required by visiting

Specials & Deals

Plan ahead by purchasing your tickets at least 24 hours in advance by visiting Tickets may sell out as capacity is limited.