Location:  Bennington

Ownership: Town of Bennington

35 acres of town forest between Route 202 and the Contoocook River. Trail named after Bruce Edes, to honor this dedicated and involved community leader.

Directions: Going south on Route 202 turn left on Route 31 and before the bridge turn left again into the VFW parking lot where there is trailhead parking.

Activities: open to all for walking and hiking

Use Policies: Dogs on a leash are allowed and owners should pick up after pets. No canoeing/kayaking on Contoocook by the Bruce Edes trail.

Web Link: www.dodgelibrary.com

Associations: Bennington Conservation Commission

Maps: Maps are available in a display box at the rear of the VFW building.  They can also be picked up at the Dodge Library and Bennington Garage.

Trails: To get to the beginning of the trail walk north along the railroad track.  The trail is marked by  o markers. To hike the white and blue trail start to finish is about 25 min. 

 

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