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Dates: 4/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Littleton, NH
Event Name:
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 109992 2018/Y1907
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6//7/10/11 - 2B
Description: "One of America's top ten dream towns"; lovely New England town is a triumph of historic preservation. Award winning Main St focus of 6K: walk through covered bridge; working grist mill; world's longest candy counter; many historic buildings, shops & restaurants; at library, statue "Pollyanna", creation of local author; enjoy Ammonoosuc riverwalk; & Dells, a conservation area. 10K adds route to Remick Park, with more challenging elevation. "Live in a walkable community" is motto of Littleton. Your host Diner has the best breakfast in NH says Food Network. 6K, 1B; 10K, 2B. 6a-dusk. See more info: http://www.littletonareachamber.com
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the Path of Inventions, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: 6 am to dusk
Location: Littleton Diner
Start Point / Driving Directions: 145 Main St, Littleton NH. (603)444-3994. This part of Main St is Route 302. From S: I-93, Exit 41, take slight right onto Cottage St for 0.7 mi, turn left onto Main St/ Rt 302. Diner is 0.3 mi. on left. From N: I-93S, exit 42, left on 302 1.2 mi.; diner on right. Free Main St parking on Sunday, meters otherwise. You may sign in first & find parking map, which locates several free parking areas. One recommended is next to covered bridge & Senior Center, 77 Riverglen Lane.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: Both 6K & 10K are offered. Optional 1k from either route to add ice cream shop. Optional shorter wheelchair or stroller friendly route including the historic Main Street only is available, rated 1A, along paved surfaces. No pets alllowed in cemetery.
Host Club: Twin State Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Carolyn Adams (802) 757-2500
Website: www.avaclubs.org/tsva/
E-Mail Contact: carri757@gmail.com