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Along the Pemigewasset River, Bristol, Franklin NH

Great views of the Pemigewasset River for miles along this path in Franklin Falls Dam Recreation area

We visited the Franklin Falls Dam recreation area and found a great six mile long trail (basically a fire road) alongside the Pemigewasset River. The trail is in good condition, offering views of the river along almost the entire length of the path. Besides a great spot to enjoy the natural history of the area, we realized we had stumbled into some fascinating cultural history as well.

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Piece of the Titanic Railtrail at Westville Dam, Southbridge, MA


Gentle rapids on the Quineboag river

While I adore getting out on our tandem on any kind of usable railtrail, I have a real soft spot for trails that offer water views. Continue reading


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