| This estate of 450 acres was the home of John Wingate Weeks a native of Lancaster, who was a member of
Congress, worked successfully to establish the White Mountain National Forest in New Hampshire.
Weeks State Park consists of his lands and his home given to the state of New Hampshire by his son, Sinclair Weeks, former Secretary of Commerce under President Eisenhower, and his daughter, Katherine Weeks Davidge.
|On the summit of Mount Prospect, near the mansion is a stone tower, which provides the public with expansive
views of the New Hampshire and Vermont North Country.
The Forest Service maintains a fire lookout above the observatory, radio rebroadcasting for State Police, Forest Service, and other special state public works and services are maintained here.
|Weeks State Park Phone Number: 603-788-4004|
Sign by route 3 north at the entrance.
The entrance to the road to the top of Mount Prospect and Weeks State Park.