Rhododendron Loop Trail is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Manchester, NH that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.
This trail branches off the Woodland Loop, passing through a damp hemlock forest with mossy rocks and thickets of giant rhododendron, a plant with large clusters of pale flowers and evergreen leaves. This Preserve is managed by The Nature Conservancy in New Hampshire, and is an excellent place for walking, hunting, observing wildlife, and skiing. Camping, fires, pets, or wheeled vehicles are not permitted on the preserve. For a trail map and more information, visit: www.nature.org/manchestercedarswamp.