A brief look into NH State Parks and how our over bearing love can be interpreted as smothering and o By Christopher Squillante-SCA NH Conservation Corps-Discover the Power of Parks Interpretive Ranger The Fourth of July is right around the corner, and our 93 state parks and millions of acres of green spaces, are going […]
Matthew Galvin – SCA NH Corps – Discover the Power of Parks Interpretive Ranger “Invasive species” to us New Englanders is something we may have learned about in school but did not pay much mind to. “Oh, It’s probably some big problem in California, or the Amazon Rainforest. Nothing to worry about here,” an idea […]
Hi Folks-Although not much change can easily be seen at the grove in a week’s time, there are some subtle and not so subtle changes there. One very noticeable difference is the growth of the young leaves. A not so easily seen difference is the slight swelling of the flower buds (well, some of them, […]
Greta Ketchner – SCA NH Corps – Discover the Power of Parks Interpretive Ranger Are you looking to explore beautiful spots in New Hampshire this summer? Do you want to learn more about nature and the animals native to New Hampshire? Do you enjoy hiking to places with a bird’s eye view? Are you fond […]
Kayla Drake – SCA NH Corps – Discover the Power of Parks Interpretive Ranger Out on the lake, the pristine silence is interrupted by a loon’s mournful wail, a sound akin to a wolf’s howl. The sound resonates deep within you, to the wild place that exists within us all. You are reminded that you […]
As the “garden variety” rhododendrons are a bit past “peak” bloom and winding down, the native Rhododendron maximus found in Fitzwilliam, N H are still almost a month away from full bloom. It will by no means be a banner year for the blooms at the grove, but still a pretty good show. Starting about the second week in July and (depending on the weather) lasting a week or two, the flowers will be out in fu
hile Franconia Notch remains one of the most popular hiking destinations in the state – there are still a few under utilized and less appreciated routes within the park that offer the same spectacular scenery this park is known for. One example is the hike up to Eagle Pass which brings you to a an extraordinary view near the base of Eagle Cliff without having to summit Mt Lafayette or even climb above treeline.
If you purchased a 2021 season pass, you may be eligible to renew online in the next few months. Now that renewals are approaching, we thought it best to give you a quick tutorial on how the process will work going forward.