If your favorite vacations included surrounding yourself with lake and mountain views and the glorious colors of the four seasons, then why not choose to retire in the very same place on lake? No matter what your age, you just can’t beat the beauty and easy access that the Lakes Region of New Hampshire offers. There are so many things to do and enjoy, and there’s a retirement community that will fit your particular lifestyle.  Don’t forget that the low crime rate and favorable tax rates make it extra sweet!

Sugar Hill is a retirement community in Wolfeboro that sits on a hilltop surrounded by acres of woodlands offering lake and mountain views. Sugar Hill community offers spacious cottages and apartment homes that provide ample space for entertaining, without the stress of home maintenance. For more information, visit http://www.sugarhillrc.com/.

Taylor Community is a retirement community that offers independent living assisted living, nursing and memory care. With the main campus in Laconia and a satellite location in Wolfeboro, you can enjoy the beauty of New Hampshire, at this carefree, secure retirement community. The staff will take care of the home maintenance including interior and exterior repairs, mowing your lawn and even shoveling your snow. Taylor Communities also offer free on and off campus transportation so you can get to all the places you enjoy going. Visit www.taylorcommunity.org for more information.

Wesley Woods is located in the charming foothills of Gunstock Mountain in Gilford, NH. This beautifully wooded area is conveniently close to shopping, banking and medical services for older adults. Wesley Woods offers assistance with tougher chores of home-ownership, such as snow plowing and lawn maintenance, but also allows people to have the pleasure of their own gardens. This community is the perfect location to socialize with friends, while being active and staying fit through activities like skiing, hiking and other outdoors happenings in the Lakes Region. For more information, visit www.wesleywoodsnh.org

How about a condominium campground? Lake Forest Resort is a unique RV camping opportunity for adults 50+ or couples on their own again. Set in 100 wooded acres, the Lake Forest Resort offers well-spaced sites with privacy, as well as recreational and social activities for adults, like golfing at the Forest Meadows, their own Cayman golf course which winds through the tree lined fairways along with a post and beam clubhouse with events in the evening. This great option is on Great East Lake and gives you the option to visit, stay for the season or purchase your site for as long as you wish. Visit www.lakeforestrvresort.com for more information