Conservation Commission
New London, New Hampshire 03257


  Lyon Brook Trail

Trail Number:  18  Trail Length:  2.34 Miles (one way) 
Difficulty:  Moderate   Trailhead GPS:  
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  Trail Description

The Lyon Brook Trail follows Lyon Brook  along a green strip through the center of town  with several easy access points.  The trail runs from Parkside Road (WP2) to S. Pleasant Street (WP3) then from the end of Frothingham Road through the Trussell Ridge Development to Brookside Drive and Rte. 11. Trail access is from the parking area on Parkside Road, S. Pleasant Street (park along the road), at the end of Frothingham Road, and on Brookside Drive near Route 11 (the trail crosses Brookside Drive twice before reaching its end. The entire trail is 2.34 miles long (one way).  The Lyon Brook Trail also provides access via a connector to the Knights Hill Nature Park Trails just south of Parkside Road.

Note: The section of the Lyon Brook Trail that used to run from County Road (WP1) to Parkside Road (WP2) is now closed.

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A copy of the map shown below can be downloaded here.

  Trail Map

Lyon Brook Map


Lyon Brook Trail

Lyon Brrok Trail at Brookside Drive
Photo by R. Anderson

Lyon Brook Bridge

Lyon Brook Trail foot bridge
Photo by Mark vernon

Lyon Brook Trail

A Section of Lyon Brook Trail
Photo by R. Anderson