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Injured Hiker Carried Off Welch-Dickey

October 26, 2016

By Jan Stearns

Yesterday an injured hiker was carried off the Welch-Dickey Trail in Thornton.  The hiker is all right; but, the situation serves as another reminder that weather conditions can change in an instant.  Please head out on the trails with proper … Continue reading

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Waterville Public Safety Participate in Welch Dickey Rescue

March 22, 2016

By Jan Stearns

On Tuesday, March 22, members from the Waterville Valley Department of Public Safety, Campton-Thornton Fire Rescue, Woodstock Fire Department, NH Fish & Game, and the US Forest Service all responded to the Welch and Dickey Trail in Thornton for an … Continue reading

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Welch-Dickey Make ’50 Best Hikes’ List!

October 6, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Outdoors writer Marty Basch penned a great write-up about the Welch-Dickey loop in his story, “50 Best Hikes in New England.” Basch wrote, “Double the mountains, double the fun. The 4.4-mile circuit over the top of New Hampshire’s Welch and … Continue reading

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Yankee Magazine Fall Travel Ideas

September 10, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Yankee Magazine offers readers fall travel ideas, including a hike up Welch-Dickey.  Read the travel suggestions, below.  (Note: I added links) Leaf-peepers looking to visit New England this fall can find travel ideas for New Hampshire’s White Mountains and the … Continue reading

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Guided Hike: Welch-Dickey Loop

May 10, 2013

By Jan Stearns

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 … Continue reading

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