- Start in Derry or Salem and ride to the Grind Rail Trail Cafe which has locations next to the trail in both towns. A round trip of approximately 16 miles.
- Follow the on road connector from Concord to Goffstown for coffee at Apotheca or coffee + cupcakes at the Blue Moose.
- Start in Derry ride to Salem and eat outside on the patio of the Tuscan Kitchen
- Start in Lebanon or Andover and ride to Danbury for lunch at the General Store
Catch a Fischer Cats game in Manchester. The stadium is located next to the trail.
Ideas for Overnights
30 miles per day. Andover lies approximately in the middle of the trail. You can do and out and back from either Lebanon or Concord to a choice of two B&B's in the Andover area. The New England House Bed & Breakfast is about 33 miles from Lebanon and the Highland Lake Inn is about 34 miles from Lebanon. The Highland Lake Inn has served as a welcome center for the trail for years and will gladly refill your water bottles if you find them empty while riding this stretch of the trail.
60 miles each day. The longest stretch of the trail runs 60 +/- miles between Lebanon and Concord. If you're after miles, you can ride from one town, spend the night in the second and ride back to the start the next day. Check the Maps page for the RidewithGPS route to get from the Boscawen Trail Head and the State Capitol in Concord.