Cabin and Trail and the Dartmouth Outing Club have a chain of cabins running from Hanover up to the Second College Grant (on the border of New Hampshire and Maine). The cabins are a great way to spend a relaxing evening or weekend, or can serve as fantastic base camps for some amazing day hikes.


Near Hanover (0-45 minute drive)
- Hinman - Armington

Farther Away (45-90 minute drive)

- Great Bear - Agassiz/Ritchie Smith
- John Rand

Really Far Away (90+ minute drive)

- Billings - Peaks
- Stoddard - Alder Brook

Cabins Not Maintained by Cabin and Trail

- Titcomb Cabin (Ledyard Canoe Club)
- Tom Dent Cabin (Student Assembly)
- DOC House at Occum Pond (Dartmouth Events Office: (603) 646-2923)
- Moosilauke Ravine Lodge
- Mary Lake Cabin aka. Donner Cabin (DOC of Northern California)

Reservations and Use

Contact the Outdoor Programs Business Office at (603) 646-2834 during business hours (Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 12 PM and 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM) to inquire about cabin reservations.

Please take a look at the cabin reservation and usage policies before using the cabins.


Shelters along the Appalachian Trail cannot be reserved and are provided on a first come, first served basis.