Visiting the Monadnock Region?
The most popular attraction in the area is the Mount Monadnock with climbing, hiking, picnicking, camping and skiing in the winter months! This beautiful mountain which has a 3,165 ft summit has 40 acres of trails. Once reaching the summit you can see for 100 miles which includes six New England states.
You can enjoy one of the many state and federal parks in the area some of our favorites are:
Bear Den Natural Area (Gilsum, NH). An easy walk to ancient glacial pot holes.
Chesterfield Gorge State Park (Chesterfield, NH) – A ¾ mile trail that is an easy hike with picnic area.
Greenfield State Park (Greenfield, NH) – Located on Otter lake with swimming, picnic areas and a campground.
Rhododendron State Park (Fitzwilliam, NH) – this beautiful park has 16 acres of blooming wild Rhododendrons in mid-July.
A neat place to visit is Terrapin Glass in Jeffrey, NH where you can tour the studio, take a glassblowing class or watch free demonstrations. www.terrapinglass.com
You can put on those shopping shoes and shop to your hearts content at:
Antiques & Collectibles Mall of New England in Greenville, NH. There is something for everyone!
Frye’s Measure Mill in Wilton, NH offers country furnishings, art and collectibles.
Hannah Grimes Marketplace in Keene, NH sells items made in New Hampshire such as jewelery, pottery, soap, baskets and specialty foods.
Peterboro Basket Company in Peterborough, NH has a great variety of baskets and gift ideas.
If you’re a covered bridge enthusiast, our area has some of the most beautiful covered bridges in New England! For a complete list of covered bridges go to: http://www.monadnocktravel.com/acitivities-coveredbridges-nh.html