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Check out our Itineraries for great things to do in the Lakes Region!


Tons of Great things to do in the Lakes region of New Hampshire

Incredible Dining

Looking to sample the flavors of the Lakes Region? Plan your culinary adventure here!

looking for great things to do in the lakes region of new hampshire?

Outdoor Adventures

Looking to get out and catch the natural beauty of the Lakes Region? Lace up your hikers and get going!

Shopping is just one of the great things to do in the lakes region of new hampshire

Local Shopping

Get a jump on the holidays or just looking for something you’ve never seen before… the Lakes Region is the place!

Outdoor Adventures

Where will you begin?

Plan your adventures around a hike and tour Lucknow Mansion at Castle in the Clouds or wander the trails around Prescott Farm.

Feeling like a wheeled adventure? Enjoy hours of fun at White Lake Speedway, ride the rails with the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad, or book your E-Bike or Segway tour at Gunstock Mountain Resort.

More sporty? Play 9 or 18 holes of golf, take a morning yoga class at Yoga From The Heart, pedal your adventure through Highland Mountain Bike Park.

…Or just take it easy and explore miles and miles on our scenic roads.

Culinary Adventures

Taste the variety of seasonal menus and special flavors offered only this time of the year.

Enjoy butternut squash lasagna at T-BONES Great American Eatery, indoor or outdoor fireside dining at Hector’s Fine Food & Spirits, homemade chocolate or ice cream at Kellerhaus, delicious chowder at Patrick’s Pub & Eatery. 405 Pub & Grill features daily specials including Dave’s chicken pot pie.

You can start your day of adventure with breakfast at Cafe Deja Vu or Water Street Cafe off the beaten path. And Annie’s Cafe is a great place to pick up breakfast or lunch and take it with you to enjoy along your travels.

Want to stay close by? Fire up the grill and cook at home with some specialty meats from The Wine’ing Butcher in Gilford or Meredith. Lakeside Famous Roast Beef offers takeout & delivery voted the best pizza in the Lakes Region. 

Shopping Trail

Enjoy the scenic lakes region and do some shopping too! 

Visit your favorite retail store or discover a unique new shop. It’s not too early to start your holiday gift buying.

You can design a one of a kind piece of jewelry at All My Life Jewelers, then wander down to explore New Leaf, The Studio or Laconia Antique Center.

Spending more time at home? Spark a winter remodel with a visit to Cyr Kitchen & Bath Design Center Showroom.

Visit Tanger Outlets for tons of savings. Lakes Region Party & Gifts has all your party supplies, cake decorating and great gift ideas.

Look for the big green chair outside Gilford Country Store, take a photo then browse indoors at their great selection of featuring local crafters and great holiday gifts and more.

Make organic and wholesome buys at Lakes Region Nutrition Center or Moulton Farm or buy, trade or add accessories to your snowmobile at HK Powersports before the snow flies!

Good Libations Trail

The Lakes Region has some great local wineries and breweries. 

Create your own itinerary with wine flights at Hermit Woods Winery & Deli including canned Hermit Hard Cranberry Apple Cider in Meredith… Then head to Gilmanton Winery for wine tasting and a short walk to see the animals.


Plan a visit to Twin Barns Brewing in Meredith for some proper craft beer along with live music!  Then head south towards Tilton to Kettlehead Brewing to see what’s on tap, or over to Vulgar Brewing Company in Franklin for craft beer and artisanal pizza.

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