Chesterfield Gorge Natural Area
|1823 Route 9
Chesterfield, NH 03443
Notice: The lower bridge at Chesterfield Gorge is now re-opened. Below are pictures taken September 5th showing the repaired lower bridge. The bridge was rebuilt as part of Eagle Scout project and with help from the Friends of Chesterfield Gorge.
Chesterfield Gorge Natural Area spans 13 acres. It offers great opportunities for hiking as you explore the footpaths along the gorge and enjoy the scenic views.
This park is always open for recreation unless closed or restricted by posting. During the off-season the park is typically not staffed and comfort stations are not available.
The off-season poses unique risks inherent when participating in outdoor recreational activities. Please be aware that many State Park areas and trails are not staffed during the off-season, and day-use fees are not collected. Recreationists should possess the necessary knowledge, skill, and equipment to ensure their own safety. Users assume all risk while recreating in State Park lands.
Are pets allowed at Chesterfield Gorge Natural Area?
Pets are permitted in the designated area only. See the NH State Parks Pets Policy for more information.
Keep Your Parks Clean
Through the Carry-In/Carry-Out Program, you can help us keep your parks clean and beautiful by carrying out whatever you carry in. Thank you for your cooperation and remember to recycle.
Access for Persons with Disabilities
Please contact the park office directly for information regarding disability access needs.
How Chesterfield Gorge Was Formed
Explore the Gorge
Plant Species in the Gorge