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    Cruise the NH Lakes Region!

    There’s nothing like being out on a NH lake in the summer. Whether you like to paddle a kayak, drive a speedboat, or relax on the deck of a pontoon or cruise ship, there’s just something about the smell of the clear, fresh water from......

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    Pick Your Own Blueberries in the Lakes Region!

    At the height of summer in New Hampshire, blueberries of all varieties come into season. The wild, low-bush berries can be found in the woods and along the water’s edge throughout the Lakes Region, and many folks enjoy kayaking for blueberries. In addition, several varieties......

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    Celebrating and Protecting NH’s Elusive Loon

    There is nothing like the haunting call of a loon on a quiet night—it is an unmistakable and soothing sound of summer in the Lakes Region. Here in New Hampshire, loons are treasured as an integral part of lake life, and folks all around the......

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    Speed Back in Time on Historic Miss Meredith!

    Lake Winnipesaukee is rich with history and tradition, especially when it comes to boats. As long as there have been people at the Lake, there have been canoes, sailboats, speedboats, ferries, and cruise ships! The annual Antique Boat Show that takes place in Alton Bay......

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    Celebrate Independence Day All Weekend at the Lake!

    Summer is officially here! And for the quintessential summer experience, the Lakes Region of New Hampshire will be the place to be this weekend, with many traditional Fourth of July activities lined up. Independence Day in New England can’t be beat! Here are a few......

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    Explore the Meredith Pathways and Historic Walks!

    Summer is the perfect time to leave the car behind and get out for a walk or bike ride! Some of the best places to visit are those where you can park the car and not need it for the rest of your stay. We......

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    Nature Activities that Kids can Dig Into!

    In celebration of Squam Lakes Natural Science Center‘s 50th anniversary, Senior Naturalist Dave Erler has published a fun new book, 50 Nature Activities for Kids, and the Science Center is offering a great series of programs that feature activities from the book to get kids......

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    Annual Winnipesaukee Wine Fest Returns to Mill Falls

    The Lakes Region of NH is getting ready for the event of the season—two fun nights of fabulous food, wine, and music on the shore of Lake Winnipesaukee that will showcase wines from around the world, along with fabulous food from local restaurants—all while raising......

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    Treasures Abound for NH Geocache and Letterbox Hunters

    As spring moves into summer across New England, thoughts turn to outdoor adventures of all kinds. In addition to hiking, boating, and scenic drives through the state, some fun things to in New Hampshire include Geocaching and Letterboxing, two forms of a type of hide-and-seek......