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Sky High Adventures

Whether you’ve always dreamed of roaring through the skies on an epic helicopter ride, taking off from the water in a seaplane, or feeling the wind in your face on a daring hang glider… New Hampshire’s got you covered. You can soar above our lush landscapes, taking in the views of emerald green forests, crystal blue lakes, and pastel flowers in bloom along the way. Look to the sky for a towering adventure you’ll never forget!

A&A Balloon Rides, North Salem
The dream of gliding through the air in the weaved basket of a hot air balloon can be more than just a fantasy. A & A Balloon Rides has been lifting off for over 25 years, introducing passengers to the joy of ballooning and making dreams come true! Liftoff at sunrise for an ethereal view of the sky, feel the roar of the burners and listen to the serene silence of the open air.


Hampton Beach Parasail, Hampton

Parasailing is the perfect adventure for a warm day on the ocean. You’re suspended in the air by a massive parachute in your wake as a speedboat braves the ocean beneath you—granting the ultimate gift of flight! You can soar above Hampton Beach and experience the Atlantic in a whole new way. Plus, the thrill of being propelled through the air is not something easily forgotten. Make a reservation and book your flight for an unforgettable adventure!

Morningside Flight Park, Charlestown
Since 2012, Morningside Flight Park has been giving people wings to soar over the rolling hills of the Connecticut River Valley. The flight park is settled along the scenic slopes of Charlestown, offering fliers gentle landscapes that are perfectly conducive to soaring via hang gliders and regular or powered paragliders. With expert instructors ready to guide your adventure, you won’t need any experience to have the time of your life!

Vertical Ventures Aviation, Whitefield
Get ready for the thrill of a lifetime with Vertical Ventures Aviation. You can join the cab of a zooming helicopter for an exhilarating ride over the grandeur of New Hampshire’s White Mountains. Soar over the Presidential Range, get a bird’s eye view of Franconia Notch, or book an Executive Tour for a speedy excursion of the natural hotspots in the region. The thrill of battling the open-air in a winged helicopter is second to none, and it’s bound to be an experience you can brag about for years to come!

Must See Blooms This Season

From springtime daffodils to summer fields full of sunflowers, there are plenty of reasons to stop and smell the roses, so to speak. Be sure to include these events on your road trip through New Hampshire this season.
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Wild New Hampshire Hikes

Discover something new on your next hike through the Granite State! These 6 wild hikes will take you off the beaten path and into the state's most biodiverse landscapes.
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Kayak With a View

See some of NH’s spectacular scenery this summer from the water. From rapids to leisurely kayaking, paddle your way at these 6 spots. Don’t forget to enjoy the views!   
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Where to Spot New Hampshire’s Wildlife

From the common White-tailed deer and Wild turkeys to the more reclusive moose and coyotes, there’s a host of natural wildlife all across the state that residents and visitors can observe—from a safe distance, of course.
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Discover New Hampshire Adventures After Dark

Here in New Hampshire, we do ‘night life’ a little differently. With moonlight walks, sunrise hikes, ghost tours, and more, you’ll have no trouble finding an unforgettable experience after hours.
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Summer Theatre in the Sun

The perfect recipe for summer fun? Sunshine, laughs, and a good show. Check out these 4 outdoor productions and grab your ticket to summer fun!
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New Hampshire Live and in Concert

What better way to kick-off summer than with an epic concert in the Granite State? Check out these awesome concert venues around the state, pick a show, and start your summer in style!
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Unique New Hampshire Experiences

Check out a sampling of some of New Hampshire’s most unique experiences to inspire your summer bucket list!

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Exploring the Lakes Region

This summer, influencer Jessica Olm spent some time exploring New Hampshire. Follow along as she shares travel tips for things to see and do on your next getaway to the Lakes Region!
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Exploring the Seacoast Region - Part I

Influencer Jessica Olm visited New Hampshire for a summer getaway.  Follow along on her adventures as she discovered the charm and history along the Seacoast.
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