Five Finger Point Trail Guided Hike-West Rattlesnake Parking Lot, Holderness NH
Don’t let the winter cold keep you from adventure! Join the Squam Lakes Association on a 3.1-mile hike that will take you through several beaches on the University of New Hampshire’s Five Finger Point. Lakes Region Conservation Corps member, Shannon, will lead the hike. Be prepared for a moderately challenging hike with beautiful views of the lake and good company!
Participants will meet at the West Rattlesnake parking lot at 10:00 am on February 8th. We will return to the parking lot by 1:00 pm. Expect uneven terrain and moderate changes in elevation.
Make sure to bring plenty of water, a snack, comfortable hiking clothes and shoes, and plenty of weather-appropriate layers!
For more information, or to sign up for this guided hike, visit the SLA website (squamlakes.org) or contact the SLA directly (603-968-7336). The SLA also offers other guided hikes and Adventure Ecology programming throughout the year. These free programs are open to the public and cover a variety of nature and conservation-related topics. The LRCC AmeriCorps members present the Adventure Ecology programs at the SLA, who perform essential conservation work in support of the Association’s mission.
The Squam Lakes Association is dedicated to conserving for the public benefit the natural beauty, peaceful character, and resources of the watershed. In collaboration with local and state partners, the SLA promotes the protection, careful use, and shared enjoyment of the lakes, mountains, forests, open spaces, and wildlife of the Squam Lakes Region. Hiking Five Finger Point is one of many ways to enjoy and take in the natural beauty and peaceful character of some of Squam Lakes’ beaches.