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Pondicherry Wildlife Reserve

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Jefferson, NH
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Very disappointed

Very boring hike.. I did not mind the flat walk... very easy. The first observation look out was... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
via mobile
Nice quiet walk in the woods

After a hike in the White Mts. we chose to do a horizontal walk. Glad we did. The location is... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Holderness, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Very boring hike.. I did not mind the flat walk... very easy. The first observation look out was nice. You can see pond and the presidential mountains.... As you walk along the boring trail surrounded by trees and no scenery. I wanted to go to...More

Thank Bulldoglover23
Reviewed 24 August 2017

After a hike in the White Mts. we chose to do a horizontal walk. Glad we did. The location is awesome as you stand in the valley surrounded by mountains on all sides. The walk to Cherry Pond is only 1.5 miles in. It was...More

Thank nhtoaz
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a lovely, totally flat and mostly straight walk to a beautiful spot near Jefferson, NH. Don't know if I'd travel far out of my way, but it was en route to our Crawford Notch destination. Great stretch and amble for a few hours...More

1  Thank 3,682,222
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This is a great hike. The walk to the observation platform overlooking Pondicherry lake is 1.5 miles on a flat former railroad grade. Additionally, turning right when coming off the platform, more views of the like can be had by a short walk up the...More

1  Thank miclyn64
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Yeah, I know, it's quite something to say my favorite spot *on earth*, but it is. My family is from near here, I grew up about 50 miles away, and I never knew this existed until a few years ago. Now, when I visit the...More

3  Thank t8m7kl
Reviewed 28 June 2016

A very nice/easy walk! I love taking my dogs down this and sitting out on the deck next to Pondicherry! Beautiful walk...absolutely love it!

Thank JandNBtravlers
Reviewed 6 November 2015

This is a beautiful place to walk. Well maintained, flat trail to the pond. Beautiful scenery. A must see!

Thank mare65
Reviewed 3 September 2015

always a great place to bird and walk in nature (and hunting season did not affect it.) Just gorgeous any time of year.

Thank JM M
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Brought my 20-yr old nephew along with me for my second visit to Pondicherry Wildlife Reserve and he was as impressed as I. It was even better than in the fall. We saw wildlife including different types of ducks and bear. I was happy that...More

1  Thank 22dive
Reviewed 20 May 2015

A 1.5 mile flat walk (3 mi. RT) into Pondicherry NWR brings you through great birding habitats to Cherry Pond. Walk a bit further to Little Cherry Pond through boreal forest for possible sightings of black-backed woodpeckers, spruce grouse, and boreal chickadees. The main entrance...More

1  Thank whitemountains_12
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24 September 2017|
Response from nhtoaz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, probably best for mountain bikes but could use road bikes as well.