Dan Newton, president of the Waterville Valley Athletic & Improvement Association – better known in these parts as WVAIA – was joined by a group of volunteers on the Dickey Trail in Thornton on Saturday, May 4 for WVAIA’s first trails day of the 2013 season. Pictured in In the photo, Dan’s climbed a tree to nail a directional sign that will help guide hikers ascending the Dickey Trail.
Join Dan on Saturday, May 11, 2013 as he leads a guided hike of the Welch-Dickey Loop. This 4.4-mile loop hike offers tremendous views and much varied and interesting terrain for comparatively little effort.
TIME: 9 a.m.
PLACE: Meet at the gazebo in Town Square for carpool to the trail head parking lot.
LEADER: Dan Newton
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: This is a moderately difficult hike due to several steep ascents.
Bring plenty of water and snacks.
The WVAIA full spring-summer hiking schedule will be COMING SOON by e-mail and on the website.