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Red Hill Fire Tower Guided Hike – Squam Lakes Association, Holderness NH

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

We will meet at the Squam Lakes Association headquarters located at 534 US Rt 3, Holderness, NH 03245. Click here for a google map. Participants will travel from the SLA to the trailhead in the SLA van because trailhead parking is limited.

Eagle cliff is owned by the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forest, the Lakes Region Conservation Trust holds the conservation easement, and the Squam Lakes Association helps maintain the trails.

Red Hill is owned by the Lakes Region Conservation Trust and the SLA helps maintain the trail.

Registration: Registration required and closes at 10:00 am, October 14th. Space is limited to 10. Click here to register for this program.

This Week’s Program: 

Check out one of New Hampshire’s 15 fire towers on the Fire Lookout Tower Quest Program from the NH Division of Forests and Lands on a 4.5 mile hike to the summit of Red Hill. We will hike up via the Eagle Cliff trail, explore the fire tower and eat lunch at the summit, then hike back down. If you are following the Tower Quest, the Red Hill Fire Tower counts toward your certificate!


More details about this hike can be found on AllTrails.com: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/new-hampshire/red-hill-via-eagle-cliff-trail

What to Bring: Please bring a packed lunch/snacks, plenty of water, and weather appropriate clothing and hiking gear, including extra layers, rain gear, and extra socks/hats.

Audience: All ages are welcome, but portions of this hike can be steep – children must be accompanied by an adult.

This Week’s LRCC Guide: 

Hi all! My name is Freda and I’m a Lakes Region Conservation Corps member. I’m from Minneapolis, Minnesota and my interests include everything about lakes, cooking, and hiking 🙂 Before coming here I worked as an Americorps member in Wisconsin building trails and restoring native prairie.

SLA’s Adventure Ecology Trips:

Throughout the year, the Squam Lakes Association offers free programs open to the public on a variety of nature and conservation related topics. The Adventure Ecology programs are presented by the Lakes Region Conservation Corps members who perform important conservation work in support of the Association’s mission.


October 15
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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