A marked trail leads from the property entrance on Flanders Memorial Road to the top of Mount Wallingford. This 2.5-mile, moderately strenuous route takes you along old woods roads (now a snowmobile trail) and along a narrow hiking path. There are some steep sections to reach the summit.
About the Property
A marked trail leads through hemlock woods and past a beaver marsh to the summit of Mount Wallingford. The summit offers a nice view to the north. Look for wild blueberries in season. There is a property sign at the entrance on Flanders Memorial Road and enough room to park one or two vehicles.
Please see our Visitor Use Guidelines page for a complete list of rules and regulations for Forest Society reservations.
Mount Wallingford Trail
Round-trip Distance:2.50 miles
Trail Markings:Yellow Rectangles
Recommended Properties Nearby
Flanders Memorial Road
*WINTER ACCESS: The parking at this property is not plowed.* The entrance to Buxton Forest /Elizabeth Simons Preserve is on the south side of Flanders Memorial Road, about 1.3 miles west of the intersection with Route 114/77. There is a property sign and gate at this location, with enough room for two or three cars to park.
- Cross-country Skiing
- Great Views
- Hiking Trails
- Parking area
- No Motorized wheeled vehicles (ATVs, trucks, dirt bikes)
- No Camping
- No Fires
- Carry in, Carry out all trash
- Do not disturb plants, animals, or cultural features