National Natural Landmarks

Nancy Brook Virgin Spruce Forest and Scenic Area

Nancy Brook Virgin Spruce Forest and Scenic Area
Nancy Brook Virgin Spruce Forest and Scenic Area

The montane stand of red spruce within Nancy Brook Virgin Spruce Forest and Scenic Area, may be the largest virgin forest tract in the northeastern United States. Located within the White Mountain National Forest, the diverse landscape at the site includes classic high elevation ponds, landslides, steep valley walls, cascades, boulder streams, beaver clearings, mountain slopes, ridges, summits, and distant views.

Location: Carroll County, NH ; Carroll County, NH ; Grafton County, NH ; Grafton County, NH

Year designated: 1987

Acres: 1,590

Ownership: Federal




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