As the weather warms up and the plants start to become green again, this is the chance to visit the beautiful Lakes Region and take advantage of all of the summer attractions in New Hampshire. There are many opportunities to enjoy nature and the great outdoors during your time at the Inn On Golden Pond.
Take a hike up Eagle Cliff or hop on a zip line over the New Hampshire tree canopy. For a more relaxed day in the outdoors rent a boat and spend the day on the water either soaking up the rays or doing tricks on the wake board and then end the day with a scenic ride on a Dinner Train. Experience one of the NASCAR races filled with spirited fans, or for a slower paced day, take a Moose tour offered in the White Mountains. The possibilities are endless with these attractions in New Hampshire.
New Hampshire is full of hiking trails waiting for you to explore. Eagle Cliff is a beautiful trail and one of the most used hiking attractions in New Hampshire. It is an easy hike of only 1270 feet but provides a spectacular view of the lakes from the top. It is the perfect trail for a leisurely hike on a warm day.
For more thrilling attractions in New Hampshire try out on of Alpine Adventure’s several outdoor experiences. Their Tree Top Canopy Tour consists of 6 separate zip lines, 3 suspension bridges and ends with a 40 mile per hour free fall. This is a chance to see the forest from a completely different view and have an exhilarating experience.
With all the lakes around the area it makes for the perfect opportunity to spend a day on the water. River Edge Marina has a large variety of sizes and types of boats available to rent so you can spend the day soaking up the sun or riding in the wake of your boat on a tube.
Some of the most popular attractions in New Hampshire are the NASCAR races. People all over the country watch them from their TV’s at home, but while you’re in New Hampshire you have the chance to watch a live NASCAR race at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Races include events from the Sprint Cup Series and the Nationwide Series as well as the Camping World Truck Series. Surrounded by the constant excitement provided by the enthusiastic fans, this is a must-do while in the area.
For a quieter more relaxing day take one of the Pemi Valley Moose Tours. From the comfort of an air-conditioned take the 3-hour ride through the magnificent White Mountains for the chance to see the wild moose. Each Tour has a tour guide dedicated to finding moose and giving a guided tour of the local area.
One of the most unique attractions in New Hampshire is the Café Lafayette Dinner Train. Enjoy and evening out including a nice dinner and beautiful scenic train ride through the New Hampshire countryside. Café Lafayette Dinner Train serves a gourmet dinner to all its passengers. Sit and enjoy the delicious food while taking the 2 hour-long ride and the always-changing view. You can book a table for 4 or upgrade and sit at one of the private tables for 2. This is a chance for you to sit back and have a relaxing evening while still seeing the beautiful scenery New Hampshire provides.
When you’re filling up your vacation to-do list with these attractions in New Hampshire, be sure to book your stay at the Inn On Golden Pond. Our spacious and comfortable guest rooms have the perfect combination of country charm and modern conveniences you want in your home away from home. We can’t wait to see you soon!
Photo courtesy Bo Nash.