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Best trails in New Ipswich

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Looking for a great trail near New Ipswich, New Hampshire? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Monadnock State Park or Great Brook Farm State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Watatic Mountain State Wildlife Area or Mine Falls Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 2 easy trails in New Ipswich ranging from 1.4 to 3.2 miles and from 1,017 to 1,814 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in New Ipswich
Top trails (5)
#1 - Wapack Trail
New Ipswich, New Hampshire
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Length: 21 mi • Est. 11 h 33 m
Camping is permitted at only two primitive shelters at the Windblown Cross-Country Ski Area.Show more
#2 - Wapack Trail (Barrett Mountain Section)
Wales Preserve
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Length: 10.6 mi • Est. 5 h 46 m
#3 - Kidder Mountain
New Ipswich, New Hampshire
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 34 m
#4 - Midstate Trail (NH/MA/RI)
New Ipswich, New Hampshire
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Length: 99 mi • Est. Multi-day
This is the Massachusetts MidState Trail from NH through central MA ending in RI. The northern trailhead is at Windblown XCountry Ski area along RT 124 with parking (across street). This section is part of the Wapack Trail. Alternatively you can start at the Mt. Watatic trailhead along Rt 119 that also has parking. Southern terminus is at RT 100 with no parking.There are a few shelters along the way that are noted on map. The trail is connected by roads mostly in the southern half. Additional info at: https://www.midstatetrail.org/Show more
#5 - Wales Loop Trail
Wales Preserve
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 39 m
Between the rushing sounds of the river, the deep hemlock forest and banks of ferns and wildflowers, a 1.4 mile trail follows along the banks of the scenic Gridley River. You will pass several cascades and small waterfalls on this easy nature-walk. The Preserve is managed by The Nature Conservancy and is an excellent place for walking and observing wildlife. Camping, fires, pets, or wheeled vehicles are not permitted on the preserve. Show more