National Recreation Trails Database

Hosted by AmericanTrails.org


Browse Common Topics
Search our Website

Little Cherry Pond

Location Pondicherry Division of Silvio O. Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge
State(s) New Hampshire
Counties Coos
Type Backcountry
Nature Trail
Length 1.00 Miles / 1.61 Km Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Wildlife Observation
Agency U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Entry Fee? No Parking Fee? No

 

 

Description

photo: Wildlife watching at Little Cherry Pond
Wildlife watching at Little Cherry Pond

The Little Cherry Pond Trail begins on an ice push rampart at the edge of Cherry Pond, a 100-acre pond teeming with wildlife and offering spectacular views of the Presidential Range of the White Mountains. At the end of the trail at Little Cherry Pond, there is a viewing platform where moose, beaver, otter, waterfowl, and osprey are often seen. The Little Cherry Pond provides a fascinating walk through the heart of the Silvio O. Conte National Wildlife Refuge. It winds through six different forest communities including black spruce, tamarack, balsam fir, aspen, and Black Spruce-Tamarack Boreal Bog.

 

Visitor Information


Seasonal Information

Date Opens: 1/1 - Date Closes: 12/31

Open 24 Hours

Directions

near Whitefield, NH

 

Additional Information

Width: 18 inches.

Primary Surface: Soil

Secondary Surface: Soil

Average Grade: 3%

Elevation Low Point: 1110

Elevation High Point: 1120

Year Designated: 2006

Date Last Updated: 03/12/2013

 

Contact Information

Information Contact:
Barry Parrish
Silvio O. Conte National NFWR
103 East Plumtree Road
Sunderland , MA 01375
(413) 548-8002
barry_parish@fws.gov
http://www.fws.gov/r5soc/index.html

Trail Management:
Barry Parrish
US Fish and Wildlife Service
103 East Plumtree Road
Sunderland , MA 01375
(413) 548-8002
Barry_Parrish@fws.gov
http://www.fws.goc/r5soc

 

Related Webpages and Documents

Title Type Link
Silvio O. Conte Refuge Website View/Download

 

 

Do you see a problem with this trail data? Contact either the trail manager (listed above) or email trailhead@americantrails.org.

 

NOTE: The information on this web site and/or in this database is provided for the convenience of the public, trail managers, organizations, elected officials, etc. Neither the National Park Service, the USDA Forest Service, nor American Trails can guarantee that the information is accurate. Trail users are urged to inquire locally about weather, trail conditions, trail characteristics, fees, and regulations! The information on this web site and/or in this database should not be interpreted as representing the opinions or policies of the U.S. Government, and any mention of trade names, commercial products, or businesses does not constitute their endorsement by the U.S. Government.

 

 

 

trail database

 



Facebook Twitter

Stay up to date on legislative issues for trails, follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

 

trail database

The on-line database has details on the currently designated National Recreation Trails. The NRT Program online is hosted by American Trails: www.AmericanTrails.org

 

The NTTP Online Calendar connects you with courses, conferences, and trail-related training

 

Promote your trail through the National Recreation Trails Program

 

PDF  Some of our documents are in PDF format and require free Adobe Acrobat Reader software.
  Download Acrobat Reader

 

section 508 logo American Trails and NTTP support accessibility with Section 508: read more.