Hanover Council on Aging, Center Street, Hanover, MA, USA
Owned By: Town of Hanover
The loop trail through the woods around the Hanover Senior Center is marked with red Hanover Conservation blazes. The trail is narrow and traverses some wetlands. The green-blazed trail off the northern part of the loop leads to Torrey Brook and provides access to the Nava-Stasiluk Conservation Area and onward to Tindale Bog. Bring a map!
Habitats and Wildlife
The woods here are primarily pine, with oak, beech and maple and lots of fern. Torrey Brook, a tributary to the Drinkwater River, flows through the property. The Drinkwater River flows into the Indian Head River, a major tributary to the North River.
Historic Site: No
Boat Launch: No
Hours: Dawn to Duck
Parking: Park at the Hanover Senior Center, at Myrtle Field, or near the trailhead on Samoset Drive. Additional parking at the Nava-Stasiluk Conservation Area near 526 Center Street.
Trail Difficulty: Easy
Bridges and boardwalks in the wetland areas.
Boat Ramp: No
ADA Access: No
Scenic Views: Yes
Waterbody/Watershed: North River watershed