Lake Winnisquam Scenic Trail

New Hampshire

Lake Winnisquam Scenic Trail Facts

States: New Hampshire
Counties: Belknap
Length: 1.8 miles
Trail end points: Leslie Roberts Road and Route 3
Trail surfaces: Asphalt
Trail category: Rail-Trail
ID: 9157372
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Walking, Cross Country Skiing

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Lake Winnisquam Scenic Trail Description

The first phase of Belmont's Lake Winnisquam Scenic Trail, nicknamed the Winni Trail, opened September 2016. Stretching just shy of 2 miles, the paved trail winds through woodlands and the Leslie Roberts Recreation Area along the beautiful Lake Winnisquam shoreline. The recreation area offers a beach, playground, picnic tables, and restrooms.

The trail has been in the works since 1999 and future plans will continue it farther north to a linkage with the WOW Trail in Laconia, as well as south and west to Tilton and a connection with the Winnipesaukee River Trail.

Parking and Trail Access

Parking and restrooms are available at Belmont Town Beach within the Leslie Roberts Recreation Area (43 Leslie E. Roberts Drive). A limited number of designated parking spaces are also available adjacent to Osborne’s Agway, a farm and garden supply store on Route 3. 

Lake Winnisquam Scenic Trail Reviews

Great trail with some fun up and down hills and curves. Excellent view of lake. Nice smooth paved surface. Excellent view of railroad tracks in several spots. Three parking spots available on the southern end at the Agway, as well as some on-street parking on Rt. 3A there nearby.

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