Discover so many ways to embrace and enjoy winter with an adventure packed trip to the Dartmouth Lake Sunapee Region. Make time this season to try something new!
Dartmouth Winter Carnival
(Hanover) This annual event celebrates the beauty of winter and the achievements of Dartmouth’s sports teams. The three-day festival, February 9-12, is free and open to Dartmouth students, locals and visitors. Among the events are the ice sculpture contest and human dog sled races.
Eastman Cross Country Ski Center
(6 Clubhouse Lane, Grantham) If you’re looking for winter adventure, Eastman is the place! So many activities in one place: cross country skiing, snowshoeing, skating and sledding, and a bonus rentals are available on site.
Bubba’s Bar & Grille
(976 New Hampshire Route 103, Newbury) If all that outdoor adventure has you hungry head to Bubba’s. A local favorite for their pastas, pizzas, hearty sandwiches, seafood and award-winning chowder. Situated in Newbury Harbor, enjoy the lakeside views!
Knights Hill Nature Park Trails
(463 Country Road, New London) Embark on a peaceful winter walk when you explore the trails here. There are five loop trails to choose with varying lengths. Keep watch for local wildlife on your nature retreat.
Pine Hill Ski Club Photo Opp
(220 Mountain Road, New London) Capture the winter wonderland as you cruise the groomed trails that take you through woods and fields and along the brook. Get outfitted for the day with rentals and passes at nearby Nordic Skater
Ragged Mountain Resort
(620 Ragged Mountain Road, Danbury) Explore the trails at Ragged where you’ll find skiing and riding for all abilities. They’ve also got several terrain parks if that’s your thing, and tubing too!
Haunting Whisper Vineyard & Spirits
(77 Oak Ridge Road, Route 4, Danbury) Enjoy the lake and mountain views at this locally owned, family run vineyard while you sip and savor their specialty red, white and fruit wines and their handcrafted spirits.