THINGS TO DO IN THE AREA
For more than two centuries, visitors have chosen New Hampshire’s New London-Lake Sunapee Region as their ideal vacation destination for year-round activities and entertainment. Recreation abounds in every season; click on any of the following links for learn more what this area has to offer you.
A brisk fall hike through well-marked nature trails or up Mt. Kearsarge to the lookout tower will fill your afternoon with the glorious colors of a New England autumn painted in red, yellow, and gold. The autumn harvest brings farmers markets and apple picking; visit one of our local orchards for a pick-your-own afternoon.
- Scenic Drives in the Area
- Winslow State Park (Mount Kearsarge)
- Hiking Trails in the Area
- Spring Ledge Farm’s Corn Maze
Downhill or cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, or skating on the town’s ice-skating rink keep you busy on winter days. Fireside hot chocolate awaits your return and brings cold winters to a warming level.
Spring is the perfect time to get away for a night or two. Maple sugaring is at its peak during late March. Spring blossoms come alive along Main Street and in local gardens.
Lake activities take center stage each summer, including dinner cruises on Lake Sunapee, water skiing, canoeing and swimming at area state beaches. Other activities include the New London Barn Playhouse to enjoy its theatrical productions, and a walk along Sunapee Harbor.
- New Hampshire Craftsmen’s Fair
- New London Barn Playhouse
- Mount Sunapee Adventure Park
- Mount Sunapee Cruises
- Country Club of New Hampshire (Golfing)
For more information or ideas on what to do, please contact us.