On The Water - Fun on Lake Winnipesaukee and MORE!


Water, activities and FUN on Lake Winnipesaukee and more in the NH Lakes Region

The Lakes Region is famous for fun on Lake Winnipesaukee and more in the summertime with boating, fishing and more on the water fun! Take advantage of all the 273 lakes and ponds in the area, including Winnipesaukee, Squam, Winnisquam, Newfound, Ossipee and Sunapee! Get on a boat for a tour or squeeze in some fishing. Jump right into the water to go tubing, water skiing or just to splash around. Be active and rent a canoe or kayakfor even more fun on Lake Winnipesaukee. No matter how you like to enjoy the water – the Lakes Region has activity for you!

What would YOU like to DO on the water? Choose your favorite way to have fun on Lake Winnipesaukee and MORE!

Canoe, Kayak, Paddleboard and Watersports
Cruises and Boat Tours
Fishing and Guide Services
Marinas and Boat Rentals
Sailing Schools

East Coast Flightcraft of New England - Meredith

We are the 3rd largest Cobalt Dealer in the World and Top 10 Dealer for Malibu! We buy for less, so you Save! New and Used Boats, Financing, Full Service Department, Storage, Dockside Service and Hauling. We are dedicated to our products and our customers.

177 NH Route 104
Meredith, New Hampshire 03253-5116


Fay’s Boat Yard - Gilford

New and Used Boat Sales: Avalon, Glastron, Scarab, Wellcraft, Zim Sailing,  Catalina, J/Boat, Hobie Catamarans and Kayaks, Laser Performance and RS Sailing. View current listings on our website. Rentals: bowriders, pontoons, fishing, sailboats, kayaks. Services: complete engine/boat/sailboat repair, public launch and moorings, gas dock. Ship’s store, canvas shop. Summer/Winter storage, temporary slips. 8-5 daily.

71 Varney Point Road
Gilford, NH 03249


Fish NH Guide Service -

More than 20 years experience fishing and guiding in the Lakes Region. I fish all the lakes and will customize your adventure. Families, groups or one on one from my 19 foot bass boat. Join me where Eagles soar and Loons sing! Winter ice fishing from a cozy heated shelter.

NH Fishing Guide Mark Beauchesne
, NH


Goodhue Boat Company Sunapee - Georges Mills

New rental boats by Cobalt, Chaparral, and MasterCraft in Georges Mills. Fuel dock and paddle sports in Sunapee Harbor.  

19 Cooper St.
Georges Mills, New Hampshire 03751


Irwin Marine - Laconia

Boating is our Passion-Service is our Business! Since 1919. Voted Top 100 Dealer in North America. Sea Ray, Yamaha Jet Boats, Monterey Sport Boats, Blackfin Fishing Boats, Starcraft Pontoon, Fishing & Deck Boats, Old Town Canoes & Kayaks, EZ Loader Trailers, Mercury Motors. Factory-Certified Technicians, Parts & Accessories, Summer Slips, Valet, Winter Storage, Rentals, Gas Dock. Open Daily.

958 Union Ave
Laconia, NH 03246


Lake Sunapee Cruises - Sunapee

Tour beautiful Lake Sunapee aboard the MV Mt. Sunapee II and MV Kearsarge restaurant ship. Enjoy the pristine scenery as you settle into your deck chair while the Captain narrates the history, lore and points of interest of this beautiful mountain lake. Daily dinner cruises & private charters available.

Town Docks, PO Box 774
Sunapee, NH 03782


Lake Winnipesaukee Boat Tours -

Would you like to experience Lake Winnipesaukee but do not have access to a boat or a NH Boaters License? Captain Bill, a US Navy Veteran and retired fire fighter with 25 years experience, can take you anywhere you want to go on the lake.  Enjoy a tour with a little history of Lake Winnipesaukee as you cruise by the many islands and take in the breathtaking views or choose your own tour to any ports of call.  Tubing is also available. Bring your own food and beverage items. Great for bachelor and bachelorette parties and  corporate events also.  Pick up and drop off at your choice of location.  Up to 14 people. Commercially licensed and insured.  May 15-Oct 15 9am-4pm 7 days/week. 

, New Hampshire


Lake Winnipesaukee Sailing Association - Gilford

Lake Winnipesaukee Sailing Association       A Learn-to-Sail school for kids and adults, ages 7 to 99.  Scheduled classes and private lessons.  Nationally certified staff.  Our 35th year.  Schedules and full descriptions on our website:  


25 Davis Road/ PO Box 7047
Gilford, New Hampshire 03247


Lakeport Landing Marina - Laconia

Find the best in Chris Craft boats right here in the Lakes Region. Our New Chris Craft’s & Pre-Owned boat sales are only a small part of what we can provide you. We are also a Mercruiser Parts & Service dealer, have a Ship’ Store, Gas Dock and Marine Pump Out Station. We are located on Lake Winnipesaukee in Laconia, NH. Find your next Chris-Craft in Laconia, NH!

65 Gold Street
Laconia, New Hampshire 03246


Melvin Village Marina - Melvin Village

For over 55 years, we have been serving boaters on Lake Winnipesaukee and throughout New Hampshire with quality boat lines backed by award-winning service. We’re not the biggest boat dealer on Lake Winnipesaukee, nor are we the smallest, but we strive to be the best. Boat Rentals, New and Used Sales, Four Winns Runabouts, Harris Pontoons, Nautique Towboats, Lund Aluminum Fishing Boats, Robalo Fiberglass Fishing Boats, Honda Outboards, Mercury Outboards,Yamaha Outboards.


463 Governor Wentworth Highway
Melvin Village, NH 03850


New Hampshire Marine Patrol - Gilford

Wear life jackets & safety lanyards: They save lives!

To register for a Boating Class visit boatingeducation.nh.gov
For safe Boating laws and rules go to marinepatrol.nh.gov
For boating emergencies dial 9-1-1

31 Dock Road
Gilford, NH 03249


NH Boat Museum & Vintage Boat Rides on Millie B - Wolfeboro

NH Boat Museum exhibits feature the boating history and heritage of NH’s lakes and rivers. Events, Programs & Hands-on Activities. Museum Store. Also vintage Boat Rides on Lake Winnipesaukee aboard the Millie B. Free museum pass with every boat ride or discount coupon to ride the Millie B with museum admission. Open Memorial Day Weekend-Columbus Day, Mon.-Sat. 10am-4pm, Sun. 12noon-4pm.

399 Center Street, Route 28
Wolfeboro, NH 03896


North Water Marine - Weirs Beach

Your Lakes Region full-service, family-owned marina for Qwest & Coach pontoons; Mercury & Honda outboard motors. Sales, service, parts, storage, valet and rentals. 

"At the Bridge" in Weirs Beach 18 Endicott Street North, (Route 3)
Weirs Beach, NH 03247-5400


Outdoor New England (ONE) - Franklin

Apparel, Boats, Boards and Gear.  Sales and Rentals of ONE Wheel, Kayaks, Inflatable SUPs and Rafts.  Gear:  Helmets, Life Jackets, Paddles, Spray Skirts and Accessories.  White Water Rafting Rentals and Lessons. 

376 Central Street
Franklin, New Hampshire 03235
603- 671-7028


Riveredge Marina - Ashland

Authorized sales and service for Honda, Mercury, Volvo, PMC, StarCraft and Mastercraft. Honda and Mercury outboard sales. Rental boats, slip rentals. Boatslip ownership-opportunities.

283 River Street
Ashland, NH 03217
603-968-4411, fax 603-968-3520


Saco River Tubing Center - Conway

The Saco River averages 3 feet deep with some small rapids, lots of sandy beaches and even some rope swings for the more adventurous. We are located on Route 16 in Conway, NH. Our 5 acre riverfront location allows individuals to start or end their adventure here. We offer: Canoe, Kayak, Paddleboard and River Tube trips. We are a scenic 45 minute drive from the Lakes Region. 

558 White Mountain Highway
Conway, New Hampshire 03818


Silver Sands Motel & Marina - Gilford

On Lake Winnipesaukee, beautiful grounds, pool, full service marina, 1000′ clean sandy beach. Rooms, housekeeping apts, & 2-3 bedroom cottages.

103 Weirs Rd, Rte 11B
Gilford, NH 03249


Tiki Hut Boats of New Hampshire - Laconia

Tiki Hut Boats of NH offers 90 minute public cruises, or private charters for 2+ hours.  Our smaller boats hold up to 10 people and the Big Kahuna holds up to 22.  Book your cruise today! Departing from the Winnipesaukee Pier, 263 Lakeside Avenue, Weirs Beach.

263 Lakeside Avenue, Winnipesaukee Pier
Laconia, New Hampshire 03246


Trexler’s Marina - Moultonborough

Full service marina specializing in Manitou Pontoon, Pioneer  and  MirroCraft  boats, Suzuki Outboard. Old Town Canoes and Kayaks, Paddleboard sales and rentals.  New & used boat sales and service, boat rentals, fuel, boating supplies, valet and winter storage. By the Long Island bridge.

15 Long Island Road
Moultonborough, NH 03254


Watermark Marine Supply Store - Laconia

The Lakes Region’s full-line ships store; a complete waterfront and marine supply store accessible by water on Paugus Bay, Lake Winnipesaukee. Offering a complete line of boating, shorefront and dock accessories; including boat lifts, docks, and so much more! #lifeisbetteronthewater




1218 Union Ave
Laconia, New Hampshire 03246
(603) 293-4000


Weirs Jet Ski Rentals - Laconia

We offer the finest quality Jet Ski’s on the Lake!  For the lowest price. 

Located on Weirs Beach at the Winnipesaukee Pier.  We offer 2020 GTI 130 Sea-Doos.

We offer hourly, full days and weekly rentals.

Call to book your reservation for Weirs Beach or Wolfeboro Locations.

263 Lakeside Avenue, Winnipesaukee Pier
Laconia, New Hampshire 03246
603-630-6219 / 603-393-1188


Wildmeadow Paddle Sports - Moultonborough

At Wild Meadow, we sell AND rent best-in-class kayaks, canoes and Stand Up Paddleboards and a full range of supporting accessories to help create memorable experiences whether you’re exploring the Lakes Region or paddling the waters of other shores. Our knowledgeable staff ensures you will find the right craft and gear for your expedition. If you prefer renting, launch right from our sight and enjoy Center Harbor Bay or load on your vehicle and take to your favorite destination.  We can also deliver to you (Center Harbor, Moultonborough, Meredith, Holderness and Sandwich areas only) We also offer guided lake tours with our Naturalists or SUP yoga classes with our certified instructors.  All skill levels welcome. 

6 Whittier Hwy
Moultonborough, New Hampshire 03254


Winnipesaukee Belle - Wolfeboro

Cruise Wolfeboro Bay and the surrounding islands aboard the Wolfeboro Inn’s 65-foot replica paddle boat. The Winnipesaukee Belle departs from the Wolfeboro Town Docks for daily scenic cruises and evening Local Brews and Thirsty Thursday cruises. She is available for charter for weddings and events for up to 100 guests. With two levels, full bar, restrooms, indoor and outdoor seating and catering by the Wolfeboro Inn, the Belle is the perfect way to enjoy Lake Winnipesaukee. Please call for more information.

90 North Main Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894


Winnisquam Marine, Inc. - Belmont

Enjoy boat rentals on beautiful Lake Winnisquam at out home base. Rent kayaks, paddleboards, rowboats, skiboats and pontoon boats – safe, family fun!   Prices start at only $60 per day. Voted # 1 Boat Rental Agency! Largest rental Fleet!  New and used boat sales featuring  Bennington, Bayliner, Heyday, and  Crownline.  Full service department. 

12 Sunset Drive
Belmont, NH 03220


Y Landing - Meredith

Full Service Marina. Boat Sales, complete service department & ships store.  Wet slip and dry boat storage.  Pontoon boat and paddleboard rentals. 91 octane gas and diesel available. Convenience store w/bait, beer, wine, Green Mountain Coffee and snacks.  Located across from Pine Island on Meredith Neck. Accessible by car or boat.

108 Powers Rd
Meredith, NH 03253
603-279-5050, Fax 279-2229



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    Internet Access
    Meeting Space Available
    Onsite Restaurant
    Open Year Round
    Pet Friendly
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