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!
Bay Side Inn / Lake Side Boat Rentals - Alton Bay
Hospitality with a view! Private setting w/ panoramic views. Enjoy swimming, fishing, hiking, boating, or relax on our sundeck at water’s edge. Overnight rooms or weekly two bedroom efficiency suites. A/C, CATV, Free WiFi, Outdoor Pavilion,
Boat rentals: 19′ and 20′ bowriders, and pontoon boats. Daily & weekly rentals available. Sea-Doo rentals available. Reservations are encouraged. Family Fun for everyone!
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.
EKAL Activities Center at Mill Falls - Meredith
Located next to Church Landing at Mill Falls at the Lake. Rentals: Stand up Paddle Boards, Aqua Cycle, Kayaks, Canoes & Bicycles. Daily Boat Rides & Private Charters on our 26-foot Pontoon Boat & 1931 Chris Craft Triple Cockpit.
Fay’s Boat Yard - Gilford
New and Used Boat Sales: Avalon, Glastron, Scarab, Wellcraft, Rinker boats, Catalina, J/Boat, Hobie Catamarans and Kayaks, Laser Performance, RS Sailing and Precision. 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.
Feet First Watersports - Merrymeeting Lake-New Durham
Learn to waterski, wakeboard, wakesurf, kneeboard or barefoot using the best methods and latest technology. You need nothing more than desire, we provide equipment and instruction. Lessons by appointment. Learn to ski on your first lesson, guaranteed or its FREE!
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.
Goodhue Boat Company - Wolfeboro Bay
Formerly Goodhue & Hawkins Navy Yard, Goodhue is a full-service marina featuring a premiere rental fleet with 2020 bowriders & pontoon boats, new/used Cobalt Boats, Boston Whaler and MasterCraft Boats. Factory-certified technicians, boat valet, ship store, lot & winter storage, and fuel dock. Marina open daily until 6PM in season.
Goodhue Boat Company at Shep Brown’s - Meredith
A full-service Marina on Lake Winnipesaukee featuring boat rentals, ships store, new/used Boston Whaler, Chaparral Boats & MasterCraft surf boats, factory-certified technicians, parts & accessories, valet, lot storage, winter storage, fuel dock and a public boat launch. Open daily until 6PM in season.
Holderness Harbor on Squam Lake (Formerly Asquam Marina) - Holderness
Full service marina on Squam Lake. Rentals (boats, canoes, kayaks), Boat Repairs, Maintenance and Detailing, Gas, Ship Store, Boat Registrations. Fish & Game licenses/Temp. Boating certificates. Slip rentals by the day, week, month or season.
Holderness, NH 03245
Irwin Marine - Laconia
Irwin Marine has been voted a Top 100 Dealer in North America with marina locations in Laconia, Alton Bay and Hudson. Celebrating 100 years serving New Hampshire boaters. Sea Ray, Yamaha Jet Boats, Stingray Sport Boats, Smokercraft Fishing Boats, Sunfish, Old Town Canoes & Kayaks, EZ Loader Trailers and Mercury Motors. Factory-certified technicians, parts & accessories, summer slips, valet service, winter storage, boat rentals, and gas docks.
Irwin Marine of Alton Bay - Alton Bay
Irwin Marine of Alton Bay serves Lake Winnipesaukee and the many other bodies of water in the Lakes Region. Monterey Sports Boats, Berkshire Pontoons, Crest Pontoons, Stingray Sport Boats, Yamaha Jet Boats, Smokercraft Fishing Boats, Sea Doo, Ski Doo, Yamaha WaverRunners, and Mercury Motors. Factory certified technicians, parts & accessories, storage and boat rentals.
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.
Lakeside Watersports - Laconia
Less than 2 hours from Boston, Lakeside Watersports is the premier wakeboard and waterski school in New England bringing professional watersports instruction to Lake Winnipesaukee from the Winnipesaukee Pier at Weirs Beach. Brand new boats and all necessary safety equipment provided. Staff is EMT and lifeguard trained. Learn how to ride behind the boat on waterskis, wakeboard, wakesurf, kneeboard, tube or just go for a captained sight-seeing cruise on the lake. Bookings by appointment only. Fun for all ages. Opening May 25th 7 days a week through Labor Day then weekends through September 29th. Check out our website below for all offerings.
M/S Mount Washington Cruises - Weirs Beach
A New Hampshire visit just isn’t complete without a cruise on the historic M/S Mount Washington. Since 1872, this majestic ship has cruised the sparkling waters of Lake Winnipesaukee, among the most spectacular scenery in New England.
Daytime Scenic Cruises
2.5 hour narrated cruises are offered daily from Weirs Beach, with departures from Wolfeboro, Meredith, Center Harbor and Alton Bay on alternating days.
Evening Dinner Cruises
Enjoy a buffet dinner, cocktails and live entertainment as you tour beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee. Signature cruises include Lobsterfest, Family Night, and Swing to the Oldies. Dates and departure times may vary, please see schedule for details.
Sunday Brunch Cruises
Enjoy a bountiful brunch buffet on a leisurely tour of Southern Winnipesaukee. Departs Sundays at 10:00 AM and 12:30 PM from Weirs Beach, and 11:15 AM from Alton Bay.
Other vessels available, including the U.S. Mailboat and the M/V Doris E. Please see web site for schedules and availability.
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.
Meredith Marina & Boating Center - Meredith
Our Meredith location is the perfect spot for Winnipesaukee Boat Rentals– we feature new Hurricane deck boats, Godfrey Pontoon, from half-day to long term. New & Used Boat Sales: Godfrey pontoon boat dealer which includes Sanpan, Aqua Patio and Sweetwater boats; Tige’ ski-wake and surf boat dealer. Open Year-round. Full Service Marina with Ship Store.
New Hampshire Marine Patrol - Gilford
Wear life jackets & safety lanyards: They save lives!
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.
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.
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.
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.
Silver Sands Motel & Marina - Gilford
On Lake Winnipesaukee, beautiful grounds, heated pool, full service marina, 1000′ clean sandy beach. Rooms, housekeeping apts, & 2-3 bedroom cottages.
Gilford, NH 03249
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Holderness
Nearer to Nature! Live native animals along the hands-on, interactive exhibit trail. Plus a children’s activity center and playscape to explore the natural world. Guided pontoon boat cruises on pristine Squam Lake (May – Oct). Gift shop with nature-related items. Trails are open daily May 1 – Nov 1, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last trail admission at 3:30 p.m.)
Thurston’s Marina - Weirs Beach
Starcraft full line dealer. Pontoons, Fiberglass, Fishing. Evinrude E-tec Platinum Repower Center. Pontoon/ski boat rentals. Full service marina with factory certified techs, reconditioning and detailing, summer wetslips, and winter storage. Gas dock, ship’s store. Open 7 days in summer; 5 days in winter.
Trexler’s Marina - Moultonborough
Full service marina specializing in Manitou Pontoon, Pioneer & 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.
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
Winnipesaukee Belle - Wolfeboro
Cruise around Wolfeboro Bay and the surrounding islands aboard the Wolfeboro Inn’s 65-foot replica, turn-of-the-century paddle boat. The Winnipesaukee Belle departs from the Wolfeboro Town Docks for daily scenic cruises, and evening Local Brews and Thirsty Thursday cruises. She can also be privately chartered for weddings and events, and can accommodate up to 100 guests. With two-levels, a stocked bar, restrooms, and indoor and outdoor seating, the Belle is the perfect way to enjoy Lake Winnipesaukee. Please call for more information.
Winnisquam Marine, Inc. - Belmont
Enjoy boat rentals on beautiful Lake Winnisquam. 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!
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.