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Trail of the Month Outing
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Join members of the Amherst Conservation Commission as we kick off a Trail of the Month Outing” the
3rd Saturday of every month at 10am.
We will explore a different trail or parcel of conservation land in town each month.
Amherst has Over 25 miles of trails for hiking, biking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and other forms of passive recreation. With over 1000 acres of Conservation land in town, there are many “hidden gems” to explore!
Many of the trails are rugged, with occasional steep slopes and variable surface terrain - snow, rocks, roots and streams abound! Please wear appropriate outdoor attire, and plan to walk 1-2 hours. For winter hikes, plan on bringing snow shoes and/or micro spikes. For more information, visit the
NH Hike Safe
website for assistance in how to prepare for a day in the woods, and familiarize yourself with the
Please carpool, most areas have limited parking. Families welcome!
Monthly Schedule: Every 3rd Saturday at 10am
18th: Betty Arnold Forest, 9 Austin Road Amherst, NH 03031
- Joe English Reserve
- Grater Woods
For the April Grater Woods hike, the address is: 14 Grater Road Amherst, NH 03031
- Lindabury Orchard
For the May
Orchard hike, the address is: 72 Christian Hill Road Amherst, NH 03031
17 Pond Parish Road Amherst, NH 03031
34 Pond Parish Road Amherst, NH 03031
52 Lyndeborough Road Amherst, NH 03031
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