Floodplain Quest

Haverhill, NH
Difficulty: Easy
Special Features: Historical, Natural, Vista
Walking Conditions: Trail
Duration: 1:00
Season: May-Oct
Bring: Binoculars, Boots, Compass, Field Guide, Pencil


Discover 20,000 years of natural & human history in the Connecticut River Valley.


Take I-91 North to Exit 16. Head east (right) off the exit and cross the bridge over the Connecticut River to Piermont, New Hampshire. Then follow Route 10 north (left) to Haverhill. Approximately ½ mile north of the Haverhill Common, turn west (left) into Bedell Bridge State Park. Park at the bottom of the hill near the barn on your right. The Floodplain Quest begins here.

Clues and Map

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The Floodplain Quest at Bedell Bridge and the Wellborn Ecology Fund Natural Communities Quest Series as a whole were made possible by generous support from the Wellborn Ecology Fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation / Upper Valley region: www.nhcf.org, 2003