Welch and Dickey Loop Trail

MODERATE 334 reviews

Welch and Dickey Loop Trail is a 4.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Thornton, New Hampshire that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from February until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
4.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1807 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

rocky

scramble

Directions from Intersection of SRs 175 & 49, NH: Travel east on SR 49 about 4.5 miles and turn left on Upper Mad River Road. Travel a short distance and turn right onto Orris Road. Follow Orris Road for .6 mile taking a right at the fork into a small parking lot. Trail begins there.

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hiking
4 days ago

Flat rock faces out in the open provide outnumbered views for the short length of the hike.

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10 days ago

hiking
10 days ago

Amazing views,
challenging at times. did this with my wife and our 8 year old daughter.
well worth it, looking forward to doing it again!

hiking
11 days ago

14 days ago

Fantastic Ramble/Hike! I loved the constant views from the top. I will definitely be back!

hiking
14 days ago

hiking
17 days ago

After all the rain on Sunday this was still a great hike! Beautiful views on the way up, strenuous at times. Will 100% be back!!

hiking
17 days ago

hiking
17 days ago

the trail/ hike is in great shape. Open and well market. it's semi- difficult. pretty step parts that you wouldn't be able to get up with rain. really nice views.

hiking
18 days ago

hiking
18 days ago

Great views! But there were LOTS of people on the trail

hiking
19 days ago

hiking
19 days ago

Great hike but get ready... not as easy as it sounds.

hiking
24 days ago

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25 days ago