Where to Play - FUN Things to do in New Hampshire's Lakes Region

Where to Play – Kayaking and other exciting things to do in the Lakes Region of NH

When you travel to Tilton, NH, on your family vacation, you know there’s always plenty of things to do in New Hampshire’s Lakes Region! Your vacation here will be filled with time at the beach, boat tours, cruises, golfing, kayaking, skiing and other snow sports, music and so much more. Take a look below to get ideas on where you’ll be playing when you get here! Exciting attractions, relaxing spas, hiking, biking museums and more. There are always FUN things to do in New Hampshire’s Lakes Region.


Attractions in and around New Hampshire’s Lakes Region and Lake Winnipesaukee, Squam Lakes, Lake Sunapee, Newfound Lake and Lake Winnisquam.

Breweries, Meaderies and Wineries

There’s nothing like enjoying the Lakes Region scenery over a luscious glass of wine, sweet mead, or a frosty craft brewed beer. Lucky for us, there are plenty of choices in the Lakes Region!

Canoe, Kayak, Paddleboard and Watersports

Grab your boat or board and hit the lake! The Lakes Region is the perfect place to get out and explore and brush up on those paddling skills! Never Tried? There are a number of local business that offer rentals and instruction! Get out there and get paddling!

Climbing, Hiking and Biking

Get ready for outdoor fun with rock and ice climbing, hiking and bicycling in the New Hampshire Lakes Region. Plan your recreation-filled vacation with the Lakes Region Tourism Association today.

Farming and Agriculture

Visit New Hampshire’s Lakes Region for a closer look at its farming operations. Seasonal produce, locally grown plants, working farm animals and more await visitors.


Golf the links of the New Hampshire Lakes Region. Challenging public and private courses overlook the lakes and mountains with spectacular views. Schedule your tee time today!

Health, Fitness and Spas

Spend a peaceful day relaxing in New Hampshire’s Lakes Region. Day spas, pampering, hot tubs, pools, massage, game rooms, exercise, Jacuzzis and more.

Music and Entertainment

Plan to attend a performance at one of the many entertainment venues throughout New Hampshire’s Lakes Region. Musicals, concerts, theater at Meadowbrook, Winni Playhouse and more.

On the Water

The New Hampshire Lakes Region is famous for its summer fun on the beaches and in the water. Plan your vacation in the lake areas of Winnipesaukee, Squam, Winnisquam, Newfound, Ossipee and Sunapee.

Sailing Schools

Let the tranquility of the lake and the swift breeze be your guide… Sailing is one of the most elegant modes of water transportation in the Lakes Region, and you and your family can learn how!

Scenic Drives and Historic Walks

Walking and driving through the Lakes Region are the best ways to get to know your new favorite destination! Drive through the small towns that make up this beautiful area, and take in the calming scenery that surrounds you. Walking tours allow you to get to know how the area came to be how it is today.

Great hotels, Resorts, Cabins, bed and breakfast and camping listings in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire home of Lake Winnipesaukee


There are so many fabulous places to stay in the Lakes Region!

Fun Lakes Region attractions on and around Lake Winnipesaukee. Amusement parks, spas, boat rentals, museums, music, hiking and more!


When you travel to the Lakes Region, there’s always plenty to keep you entertained!

Delicious Lakes Region restaurants, cafes, bistros and diners are ready to serve your family breakfast, lunch and dinner on your vacation to Lake Winnipesaukee.


You’re sure to find appetizing choices on your getaway.

Tax free shopping in the Lake Winnipesaukee area!


With TAX-FREE SHOPPING you're sure to find the perfect deal!


Lake Winnipesaukee Real estate listing services. Make buying your vacation home in the lakes region easy!


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