First Day Hikes in Partnership with State Parks at the Sugarloaf Ridge – Goose Pond Conservation Area

We are happy to partner with New Hampshire State Parks and the Newfound Lakes Region Association for a second year to offer the First Day Hikes series. Join us at Wellington State Park for a 1.5 mile round-trip hike along the Elwell Trail to the summit of Little Sugarloaf. At the summit catch your breath and enjoy a stunning panoramic view overlooking Newfound Lake.

Dogs are welcomed but must be leashed at all times and owners are responsible for carrying out all pet waste. Event begins at 12pm and ends at 3pm.

Address: 614 West Shore Road, Bristol, NH 03222
Parking: Main park entrance parking lot
Onsite Registration: Wellington State Park parking lot from 12pm-2pm
Pets Permitted: Yes

Pre-registration is not required but can be done ahead of time on the State Parks website at