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Four Favorite NH Bike Rides

Four Favorite NH Bike Rides

Posted on by Tom Howe

There are lots of great places to go biking in New Hampshire, in and out of the State Parks. Here are just a few of my favorites! The Northern Rail Trail near Lebanon, NH is a 48 mile long trail … Continue reading

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From Railroad to Rail Trail: A History of the Cheshire Recreational Rail Trail

From Railroad to Rail Trail: A History of the Cheshire Recreational Rail Trail

Posted on by Andrew Reynolds

At 160 years ago this month in the small town of Keene in Cheshire County a large crowd gathered on Main Street eagerly awaiting the arrival of something most of whom had never seen or experienced before. More than 5,000 … Continue reading

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Ashuelot River Inspiration

Ashuelot River Inspiration

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

“Over the River they beckon to me,/Loved ones who crossed to the further side; The gleam of their snowy robes I see, But their voices are lost on the dashing tide. There’s one with ringlets of sunny gold/ and eyes … Continue reading

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First Paddle at Clough State Park

First Paddle at Clough State Park

Posted on by Andrew Reynolds

My favorite season is finally here! It’s so invigorating to finally experience the sensory extravaganza that spring brings. I don’t think I’ll ever get enough of seeing all of the budding trees, smelling the fragrance from the new flowers and … Continue reading

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Bear Brook State Park

Bear Brook State Park

Posted on by Daniel Wilkinson, New Hampshire State Parks Summer Intern

Bear Brook State Park – August 13, 2011 If there’s a state park in New Hampshire that’s made for everyone it might be Bear Brook State Park.   At 10,000 acres it’s certainly one of the bigger parks in the state and … Continue reading

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Pillsbury State Park

Pillsbury State Park

Posted on by Daniel Wilkinson, New Hampshire State Parks Summer Intern

Pillsbury State Park – August 11, 2011 Set around 10 different ponds and wetlands, and crisscrossed with a variety of trails, Pillsbury State Park is a paddler’s paradise.  Spread out over the 7,280-acre park, 40 campsites provide easy access to … Continue reading

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Northwood Meadows State Park

Northwood Meadows State Park

Posted on by Daniel Wilkinson, New Hampshire State Parks Summer Intern

Northwood Meadows State Park – August 4, 2011 Surrounded by a wide 5-mile loop, and intersected with smaller trails, Northwood Meadows is a great place to explore either by foot or by bike.  Most of the trails lead to and … Continue reading

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Exploring Clough State Park

Exploring Clough State Park

Posted on by Daniel Wilkinson, New Hampshire State Parks Summer Intern

  Clough State Park – June 10, 2011 Whether you like to hike, bike, paddle or swim, Clough State Park is your place to explore. The park lies along the 150-acre Everett Lake that was formed in 1963 by the … Continue reading

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