Lower Meadows, Charlestown

Lower Meadows, Charlestown

Charlestown, New Hampshire 03603

About this Location

Lower Meadows is located between the Connecticut River and NH-12A.

About Great Meadow

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Great Meadow is along the Connecticut River near Charlestown. It is the northern park of the Middle Connecticut River Valley Important Bird Area designated by the National Audubon Society. 

Great Meadow is a large farm that includes a habitat type rare in the region: pasture. Spring flooding can make this area especially appealing to waterfowl.

The roads and a trail in this area are adjacent to the Connecticut River. 


  • Restrooms on site

  • Wheelchair accessible trail

  • Entrance fee

Content from Birdwatching in New Hampshire, p. 53

Last updated October 27, 2023