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Gorham 5K Walk Around Town

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Town of Gorham 5-kilometer race route with great views along the way.
Trail Activity
Length
2.7 miles, Loop
Difficulty
Easy
Town
Gorham (NH)
Surface
Paved/Cement
Pets
Permitted
Fees
No

Description

Head downtown from the Edward Finn parking lot and cross NH-16 at any of several crosswalks to face the direction of traffic. Follows sidewalks past the center of town, town common, playground, and the residential area of lower Main Street. Cross the Peabody River on the US-2 highway bridge. Here, a dirt shoulder provides a softer path next to Gorham's Country Golf Course.

At the railroad track crossing bear right onto Bangor Street. Near the end of Bangor Street the route crosses the Peabody River on a cabled pedestrian bridge. Bear left at the end of the bridge and then take the next right up a short steep hill to the NH-16 crossing onto Promenade Street. Near the end of Promenade Street head downhill on Church Street, cross the tracks then take the next left onto two short side streets ending back at the Edward Finn school.

Trail Manager

For more information about this route around Gorham, please contact:

Gorham Conservation Commission
Mike Pelchat
Mike Pelchat
20 Park Street
Gorham, NH 03581
mpelchat@ne.rr.com
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Trail Tips

Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
Make a small campsite, preferably where there is no vegetation.

Trailhead Information

Park at the Edward Finn Elementary School parking lot or anywhere along Main Street.

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