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Address: Exeter, NH
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A 30-mile loop beginning (and ending) at the posh prep school, Exeter,...

A 30-mile loop beginning (and ending) at the posh prep school, Exeter, passing through several small towns along the way.

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Great trail for walking or biking.

This is a fun trail to walk or bike and then grab an ice cream or great lunch downtown after! Exeter is a great place to visit for sure!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Exeter, New Hampshire
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Exeter, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a fun trail to walk or bike and then grab an ice cream or great lunch downtown after! Exeter is a great place to visit for sure!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a bit tricky figuring out how to park because of the construction at the academy on their new dance theater, which is located next to the gym where the tennis courts used to be. I heard to park behind the gym but never found the way to get back there. I parked on the road in front of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Very nice in town loop trail around the lake. Winds through and around the Philips Exeter Campus. Light rain during the walk did NOT detract from the beauty. A small gem in a lovely NH town.

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Thank perkio58
Exeter, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Trails are well-used, but still beautiful. Doggie stations are at strategic points so that you can take pets. I find them enjoyable in any season - good in particular for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. doggie

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Dover, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2016

Phillips Exeter Academy has created an urban forest surrounded by homes,businesses and roads. Exeter is a great town to visit and th trail could be a great diversion in a day of activities. However, there are no designated parking areas on any map or road sign and the casual visitor could feel like a trespasser rather than a guest of... More 

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Exeter, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

You can get on this trail system from a few sides of Exeter and what a treat it is. So glad Phillips keeps it up and public. Lots of variety including the dog park. So great!

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Escondido, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

Absolutely gorgeous part of the country! Summer or Fall is breathtaking and you'll enjoy every aspect of the hikes. Book a trip now!

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Thank Troy S
Exeter, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

it is very dog friendly with the trails marked by color depending on the the length of trail you want to go on.....all four season walking enjoyment

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Thank Pat D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2015

The trails are amazing, well groomed and you can choose different routes. shorter or longer walks. You have one along the river. Any season there is gorgeous. You can walk the dog, hike, snowshoe, cross country ski.etc..

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Thank Tisani
Exeter
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015

n,ice walk/trail for kids walking biking. some scenery, water spots and new wooden trail. no swimming, some wildlife. Quiet, never busy when I have been there. other trails off this one too.

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