National Wildlife Refuge System

SILVIO O. CONTE
NATIONAL FISH & WILDLIFE REFUGE

103 East Plumtree Road
Sunderland, MA, 01375
Phone: 413-548-8002
E-mail:

COLONEL WHIPPLE TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 2.3 Miles
  • Grade: Moderate
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Surface: Native

Special Features

  • Pondicherry Division, NH
  • Section of Cohos Trail in northern NH




LITTLE CHERRY POND TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 1 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Surface: Native

Special Features

  • Pondicherry Division, NH
  • Small Observation Platform
  • Benches
  • Bog Bridges


MOLLIE BEATTIE BOG BOARDWALK

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.1 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Surface: Stone/boardwalk

Special Features

  • Vermont
  • M. Beatty - VT native; 1st female director U.S.Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Observation deck w/benches
  • Interpretive signs identify bog plants


MUD POND TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.6 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Surface: Packed gravel/wood

Special Features

  • Pondicherry Division, NH
  • ADA Compliant
  • Boardwalk over northern forest fen



NULHEGAN RIVER TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 1 Miles
  • Grade: Steep
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Surface: Native

Special Features

  • Vermont
  • Loop trail from visitor contact station
  • Bog bridges, stepping stones
  • Overlook at trail head
  • Scenie walk along river edge
  • Interpretive brochure

PRESIDENTIAL RECREATION TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 4 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Surface: Packed gravel

Special Features

  • Pondicherry Division, NH
  • View of Pres Range, White Mtns
  • ADA Compliant
  • Obs. Platform, Cherry Pond
  • Rail-trail owned/managed by State of NH

RAMPART TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.5 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Surface: Native

Special Features

  • Pondicherry Unit, NH
  • National Natural Landmark Plaque




Last updated: October 28, 2010