The AMC White Mountain "Book Time" for this trail is 1hr 32 mins. Mike Robinson posted the route: Today I ran Kinsman Ridge Trail from North to South and am posting my time as a current FKT at 5 Hours 4 minutes. Kinsman Trail, Kinsman Ridge Trail: Date of Hike: Tuesday, December 29, 2020: Parking/Access Road Notes: No issue parking even though the lot is not plowed. We could easily understand why the AMC wanted this spot for a hut. North Kinsman Via Mt Kinsman Trail is a 7.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Woodsville, We both commented about how beautiful this section of the trip was because the forest was thick with moss and other greenery that is rare in the Whites. The hikers were advised to continue westward as best they could and a rescue team would meet them somewhere along the Kinsman Ridge Trail. Another .1 mile up we found ourselves in a very unique landscape marked by the fact that it was relatively flat and mossy. Day 104: Kinsman Ridge - 16.30 Miles - From Kinsman Notch (North Woodstock) To Franconia Notch - Slackpacked the Kinsman Ridge with Trash today. Turn right onto Kinsman Ridge Trail/Appalachian Trail and follow it for 1.9 miles. Kinsman Falls Lincoln NH. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Shortly after Rocky Glen Falls, we were treated to another brook crossing, this one we were able to make without boot removal and continued up trail. Opposite this sign, is the barely noticeable and unsigned spur path to the Mount Wolf outlook. One, it was time for the annual Flags on the 48 planning meeting and two that I needed to go hiking! Kinsman Falls have a 22′ total drop, the water source is Cascade Brook. This trip was taking longer than expected and we were flirting with the dinner hour at this point, so we moved on quickly. There's one issue though. By the time we had covered about .6 mile, we were at our first water crossing. Turn left onto the Kinsman Ridge Trail, which is also the Appalachian Trail, and hike for 0.4 miles until you reach the summit of North Kinsman Mountain. There's a very short diversion off the peak to a ledge overlooking Kinsman Pond, which we imagined would have some great views if we could see.