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Classic Ski at PEA

What a pleasant surprise! Miles of groomed track for cross country classic skiing. LOVE IT... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Heidi T
Great Place to Walk the dog

We use these trails almost every day in the summer. Easy to walk trails and a pond for the dogs to... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Exeter, New Hampshire
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A 30-mile loop beginning (and ending) at the posh prep school, Exeter, passing through several small towns along the way.
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  • Very good41%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“in town” (2 reviews)
Exeter, NH
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise! Miles of groomed track for cross country classic skiing. LOVE IT. Spent two hours enjoying the trails today. Many other outdoor enthusiasts were there as well. As soon as the walkers become more aware of the Nordic tracks, hopefully they will...More

Thank Heidi T
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We use these trails almost every day in the summer. Easy to walk trails and a pond for the dogs to take a swim.

Thank muttmom11
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This is a quiet escape off the beaten path of Exeter NH. Great if you want to introduce the youngsters to nature and hiking ,but don't want to drive the little ones hours up into the mountains. This walk provides freedom, shade , wildlife and...More

Thank campingQueen43
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Only saw this on trip advisor as i was leaving but imagine it would be great given the local natural beauty of the area. sad times

Thank mcdikrb
Reviewed 7 September 2017

For an outing on a humid summer's day on the NH seacoast and not at the crowded beaches I suggest the Phillips Exeter Academy walking trails. Clearly marked and maintained beautifully, they (there are more than one) are a sun dappled and quiet retreat from...More

Thank Jose50
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great trails to clear you mind by walking or riding a bike. A great place to go solo or with friends.

Thank Stanford C
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Phillips Exeter Academy created and maintains a great number of trails in the woods behind the athletic fields. The trails are clearly marked. Great for running, walking, and cross-country skiing.

Thank sapoypato
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is a fun trail to walk or bike and then grab an ice cream or great lunch downtown after! Exeter is a great place to visit for sure!

Thank ZZNH
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It was a bit tricky figuring out how to park because of the construction at the academy on their new dance theater, which is located next to the gym where the tennis courts used to be. I heard to park behind the gym but never...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Very nice in town loop trail around the lake. Winds through and around the Philips Exeter Campus. Light rain during the walk did NOT detract from the beauty. A small gem in a lovely NH town.

Thank perkio58
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