Gile State Forest For Mountain Biking

The 19th most popular mountain bike trail in New Hampshire.

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Southeast of Springfield, the Gile State Forest has a great trail network offering loops from 3 to 40 miles! The routes range from flat gravel roads to very steep.

To reach the mountain biking trailhead from US89, use exit 11. Head northeast for 7 miles to SR4A. Turn left heading north on SR4A for 7 miles and park at the Gardner Memorial Wayside Park.

A nice intermediate mountain bike ride is the Piper Pond Loop (8 miles). For a challenging mountain bike ride, try the Aaron Ledge Trail (7 miles).

The NH State Forest does not have a trail map available for the Gile State Forest.

Overall, Gile State Forest is the 19th most popular mountain bike trail of all 24 mountain biking rides in New Hampshire.


Local Contact(s):  NH Tourism (800) 258-3608.

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Difficult

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  43.49497, -72.00294

Date Published:  12/27/2015

Date Updated:  7/3/2016

ID:  14673


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