ALL Conservation Area Forest Hike HIKE BLOG Kid Friendly Manchester Marsh NotInMountainRange Pond Town Forest

Manchester Cedar Swamp Preserve

The Manchester Cedar Swamp is a 602-acre ecological preserve, owned by the NH Nature Conservancy in New Hampshire, it is located off of Hackett Hill road on Countryside Blvd., and is one of the state’s most significant ecological areas. The trail network passes through a wide variety of rare and unusual plant species, including an…

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ALL Carroll County Forest Hike Hart’s Location HIKE BLOG National Park Open Ledges Rock Scramble Stream or Brook Waterfall(s) Willey Range

Frankenstein Cliff and Arethusa Falls

The Frankenstein Cliff trail-head is located in Crawford Notch State Park and parking is right off the highway directly on 302. The typical hiking time for this loop is about 3 hours 30 min. but due to my arthritic condition it took about almost 6 hours, but the views made the trip well worth the…

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Communication Towers Fire Tower Fishing Forest Hike HIKE BLOG Kid Friendly Lake Marsh NotInMountainRange Nottingham Open Ledges Open Summit Rockingham County State Park Stream or Brook Watershed

The Pawtuckaway Mountains

Pawtuckaway State Park North, Middle & South Pawtuckaway Mountains are 3 different peaks around the caldera that is Pawtuckaway Volcanic Ring Dike. There are many opportunities for hiking, with trails leading to many points of interest, including a fire tower; a marsh where beavers, deer, and great blue herons may be seen, and a geologically…

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