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Messer Pond Trail

A short walk to a nice picnic spot on Messer Pond
Trail Activity
0.7 miles, Round Trip
New London (NH)
Packed Earth/Dirt


The Messer Pond Trail starts at the gate on County Road and follows an old cart path and woods trail for 0.3 mile across town land to a slight rise on the shore of Messer Pond. A picnic table can be found at the water's edge. 

Trail Manager

More information is available on the New London Conservation Commission website. For inquiries about this trail, please contact:

New London Conservation Commission

New London Conservation Commission
New London Town Offices
375 Main Street
New London, NH 03257
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Trail Tips

Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
Stick to established trails and campsites. If there's no trail, try to walk on rock, gravel, or snow and spread out so that your group doesn't create a trail.
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Trailhead Information

From downtown New London, head northwest on NH-114. Turn left onto Parkside Road. At the T-intersection, turn left onto County Road. Parking is along the shoulder on the left after 0.9 miles. 

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