Hiking

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Wilmington Trails

Wilmington's Trails Committee has created several hiking trails near Lake Raponda.  You'll find them on the Wilmington Town Trails map, available in several forms:

On the Wilmington Trails map you'll find these trails near Lake Raponda:

#6 Primitive Trail - from West Lake Road to White's Road

#7 Lake Raponda Trails - from Green Mountain Beach to Ware Road

#8 Raponda Ridge Trail - from Ware Road south to Hogback Mountain Conservation Association trails

#9 Ware Homestead Trail - from Ware Road east to Hogback Mountain Conservation Association trails


Hogback Mountain Trails

The Hogback Mountain Conservation Association has many hiking trails nearby You'll find them on the Hogback Trails map, available in several forms:

  • PDF map: You can view this map on a computer or phone and also print it.
  • JPG map:  You can view this map on your phone.
  • Keyhole map: With this map on your phone, its GPS can show where you are on the trails.  First install the Custom Maps app (Android) or  Map Plus app (iPhone).

Molly Stark State Park Trails

The Molly Stark State Park has a loop trail to the fire tower atop Mt. Olga. Its map is available in several forms:
  • Paper map: Pick one up at the park office
  • PDF map: You can view this map on a computer or phone and also print it.


Valley Trail

The Valley Trail
connects Wilmington and West Dover.  Its map is available in several forms:


 

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