Hancock Campground NH: Kancamagus Campgrounds

Hancock Campground is on the West side of the Kancamagus Highway, 5 miles east of Lincoln NH. Hancock Campground offers 56 camp sites. 35 of these sites are suitable for Rv’s.

Hancock Campground is open year-round.

Coordinates are: N44° 03.911 | W071° 35.697

Elevation: 1135′

Hancock Campground Amenities:

  • Bathrooms
  • Drinking water
  • Fireplace
  • Picnic table
  • Room for parking
  • No trailer hook ups
  • Tents, trailers and rv’s accepted
  • Open year-round

Firewood is sold by the campground host and is normally priced between $5 and $8 a bundle.

Hancock Campground Rules:

  • Pets are allowed on leashes and must be kept quiet
  • Quiet time is between 10pm and 6am
  • Campsites available on first come, first serve basis

Camping fees are posted at the entrance of Hancock campground.

Be sure to bring cash or checks for the campsites as the fees are collected by “Iron Rangers.” Put your campsite payment in the envelope provided and follow instructions. Rangers do come through and check to be sure you have paid for your site. Be sure you leave your yellow stub on the dash of your vehicle.

Each campground has a host in the campground that monitors the campground.  Please follow all rules! The rules and laws are in place to protect you, the forest, wildlife, other campers and visitors to the White Mountain National Forest.

Check Campground Conditions and Possible Closures

Remember, do not bring firewood to the forest, use only firewood from the local area!

4.5 4 votes
Notify of

Newest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Are there bear boxes or hangs at the campgrounds?

Josef Antinucci



How long can you stay at Hancock Campground?

Robert L Conner

Will any sites accommodate a 35ft fithwheel and 13.5 ft tall?

Edward Pincins

Is there trash bins or carry out?

Would love your thoughts, please comment.x