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Tag Archives: fall

Trailing Autumn: A Monadnock Tradition

Trailing Autumn: A Monadnock Tradition

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

The White Dot trail may be quickest and the most hiked route at Monadnock State Park; however my favorite hike, by far, is a combination of multiple trails which wind up the side of the mountain to the summit. Like … Continue reading

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Fall in Franconia Notch

Fall in Franconia Notch

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Back in May, before I had moved to Franconia Notch State Park to be an Interpretive Ranger with Monica Casey (my fellow interpreter), the two of us rented a movie from the local library about the park. We were excited … Continue reading

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We share the Forest: Reminder for Hunters and Hikers

We share the Forest: Reminder for Hunters and Hikers

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

Autumn in southern NH means color!  As the sun wanes and days get shorter, plants make less chlorophyll so their natural shades shine bright as they pass away.  A late afternoon hike around Annette Wayside Park in Rindge gave our … Continue reading

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Camping in the fall

Camping in the fall

Posted on by Mairead Dunphy

It’s not too late to save a date! A date to camp that is – and boy is it the best time to do so. With fall foliage and few campers at the sites, you can find solace in the … Continue reading

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Silver Lake State Park

Silver Lake State Park

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

This last September Saturday was beautifully clear and warm.  Silver Lake State Park is easily accessed on Route 122, with a massive parking lot. At the far end of the lot there are hiking/biking trails supported by the town. Hollis … Continue reading

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Rhododendron & Little Monadnock

Rhododendron & Little Monadnock

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

The changing fall landscape prompted our recent hike to Rhododendron State Park in Fitzwilliam, NH. This place is famous for it’s July blooms, but the trails are worth visiting in all seasons. We arrived in the later afternoon with a … Continue reading

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Last of the Shoreliners

Last of the Shoreliners

Posted on by andrew-keohan

Needing to unwind after hours of raking acorns, I headed over to Ellacoya State Park for a peaceful stroll on Lake Winnipesaukee. Set on the Southwest shores of NH’s biggest lake, the park is an idyllic spot for waterfront recreation. … Continue reading

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Leave-ing Monadnock State Park

Leave-ing Monadnock State Park

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

By: Jonathan Rager: Intrepretive Ranger at Monadnock State Park. Photos by: Stamati Anagnostou: Interpretive Ranger at Monadnock State Park. As we get to the back of this short novel of time, we feel the last pages of paper in our … Continue reading

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Monadnock Trails Report 10.13.12

Monadnock Trails Report 10.13.12

Posted on by Patrick Hummel, Volunteer Program Coordinator

After spending two weeks in a land with very few trees and coming back to Monadnock, I was in a Columbus Day weekend management haze, being thrown into the fire of the traditional busiest weekend of the year. It was … Continue reading

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And the Crescendo!

And the Crescendo!

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By Stamati Anagnostou, SCA Interpretive Ranger at Monadnock State Park The time approaches and is not quite here when the forests that sail down and away from Monadnock will rise in effervescent praise of winter, just before its heat death … Continue reading

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