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Hillsborough Recreational Rail Trail

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8.3 mile 13.4 kilometer point to point
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Elevation

Ascent: 165' 50 m
Descent: -200' -61 m
High: 644' 196 m
Low: 598' 182 m

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Avg Grade: 1% (0°)
Max Grade: 3% (2°)

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Trail shared by Leslie Kehmeier

A rail trail that travels through rural and wooded landscapes.

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Hillsborough Recreational Rail Trail winds along the Contoocook River through rural and wooded landscapes for nearly eight miles. It follows a branch of the former Boston and Maine Railroad. In some places the rails are still visible. The route also crosses trestle bridges.

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