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Lake Winnipesaukee

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One of the most popular lakes in New Hampshire due to its many tourist facilities and attractions.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“weirs beach” (11 reviews)
“train ride” (7 reviews)
“largest lake” (5 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We stayed at the Naswa Resort at the Weirs beach. We took the Boat tour of the Lake which was fantastic. This area is heaven during the fall. There is a train ride also along the lake.

Thank shasidpra
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The lake is a beautiful clean lake fed by springs and snow melt from surrounding mountains. Ha excellent museums and great restaurants, as well as water sports, skiing, A great place to visit year round

Thank blkptds
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful! I'm from the Midwest and I wish I had a view like this every day! This was definitely worth the drive from my visiting place of Enfield, CT and I wish I could have stayed longer. The only downside is that finding parking...More

1  Thank MeghaRogers
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Situated amongst rolling hills and homes, this is a beautiful New Hampshire lake. Take a boat ride or just do the ride around it. Most scenic when their is the fall foliage. Golden Pond is adjacent to it and at sunset it takes on a...More

Thank lfbmonkey
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We have vacationed on beautiful Lake Winnipesauke multiple times over the past 30 years, most recently from Saturday, September 23rd until Saturday, September 30th. Each time we have stayed in Wolfeboro while at the lake, most recently in Winter Harbor. The lake has very impressive...More

Thank kzsull01
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Lake Winnipesaukee is the largest lake in New Hampshire and the third largest lake in New England after Lake Champlain and Moosehead Lake. Surrounded by several towns in the Lakes Region, including Alton, Laconia and Wolfeboro, which bills itself as the "Oldest Summer Resort in...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Big lake with ability to boat from town to town to different restaurants and points of interest. Great skiing and boating. Scenic views from everywhere. NH beauty at it's finest!

Thank vakshun17
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My happy place is on my boat on this lake. It is wonderful! The West Alton sand bar is where we spend most of our time, lounging and grilling and playing in the water.

Thank bCooper1231
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We have been around Lake Winnipesaukee when we visit New Hampshire each year. We are always taken with its beauty and size. On this trip, we drove around the whole lake – a total of 63 miles. Lake Winnipesaukee is the largest lake in New...More

Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Lake! Great camping and friendly rangers at Ellacoya State Park! Clean campround and unbelievable sunsets!

Thank Ashley L
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19 July 2015|
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Response from PennyCarnathan |
It was beautiful! We enjoyed the pumpkin festival and the spectacular fall color.