Ashuelot Recreational Rail Trail

Activities and Amenities

This 21 mile trail runs form Keene to Winchester

Parking Areas

Hinsdale: Parking is off Route 62 Swanzey: Krif Road off Route 10

The New Hampshire State Park Experience Blog

Over the River was written one stormy April day around 1860 by Nancy Priest Wakefield who was a young woman who worked in a factory along the Ashuelot River in Southern New Hampshire. As I took my family on this journey to explore a portion of the river, I thought about Nancy’s experiences as a mill worker and how timeless this pristine part of New Hampshire continues to be. To read more about my experience on our blog: Ashuelot River Inspiration



For more photos and posts, follow The New Hampshire State Park Experience Blog.

Organizations that work with the Bureau of Trails to help maintain this trail are: