For some hikers, using a trail to climb a mountain is just too easy. They seek out the challenge of trailless, heavily-forested peaks, where few people go, and try to find their own way.

For these bushwhackers, the folks at NHMountainHiking.com have compiled a list of 174 trailless mountains in New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, complete with photos and hiking information. If the challenge of bushwhacking to a peak is something you might consider, check out the list here.