Pinnacle Hill

Lyme, NH
Difficulty: Moderate
Special Features: Natural, Vista
Walking Conditions: Trail
Duration: 2:00
Season: May-Oct
Bring: Binoculars, Field Guide

Description

**TEMPORARY RE-ROUTE**DO NOT PARK ON CUTTING HILL RD** We’re updating this Quest clues to reflect the new parking and starting point for this Quest, but until the clues are updated, please park at the new pull-off on High Bridge Rd and begin your Quest from there. Trail signs will help guide you up to the top of the hill, where your treasure lies. Disregard the first few Quest clues, which are specific to the old parking area on Cutting Hill Rd**

Climb up to extraordinary Connecticut River Valley views.

This land was conserved by the Upper Valley Land Trust. UVLT is a regional land conservancy working to protect farmland, forests, wetlands and waterways, wildlife habitats, trails and scenic areas in the Vermont and New Hampshire towns of the Upper Valley. Ince 1985, UVLT has protected over  53,000 acres. UVLT is a non-profit organization and is supported primarily by contributions from local individuals and businesses. For more information visit www.uvlt.org, or call 603-643-6626.

Directions

Take Route 10 north out of Lyme. Just after you pass Post Pond (on the left), turn right on Pinnacle Hill Road. After 1 mile turn Right on Cutting Hill Lane and then bear right at the fork in the road. You can park in the turn around, where Cutting Hill Lane is blocked, just past the grey cape on the left.

Clues and Map

Click here to view/print the clues and map for this quest.

Created

Created by the Crossroads Academy 5th Grade in 2008 with help from David Kotz and Mark Valence, original created in 1997

Update to this Quest

**TEMPORARY RE-ROUTE**DO NOT PARK ON CUTTING HILL RD** We’re updating this Quest clues to reflect the new parking and starting point for this Quest, but until the clues are updated, please park at the new pull-off on High Bridge Rd and begin your Quest from there. Trail signs will help guide you up to the top of the hill, where your treasure lies. Disregard the first few Quest clues, which are specific to the old parking area on Cutting Hill Rd**

 

This quest originally appeared in Valley Quest: 89 Treasure Hunts. Due to storm damage the clues had to be revised. The new quest is included in Best of Valley Quest. April 26, 2010 Last clue: The box is no longer floating so high in the air, but look around it is there!