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Wellington State Park

Off Route 3A, Bristol, NH 03222
+1 603-744-2197
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5th cleanest lake in America and a beautiful State park!

Newfound Lake is a priceless place - something like 22 springs refresh the lake something like 4-5... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Erica W
Bristol, New Hampshire
Day at th e lake

Well kept grounds, picnic tables, clean beach with lifeguards, store, very pleasant and relaxing... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Cecily M
via mobile
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This park includes a large swimming beach on Newfound Lake.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“snack bar” (12 reviews)
“picnic tables” (11 reviews)
“newfound lake” (15 reviews)
Off Route 3A, Bristol, NH 03222
+1 603-744-2197

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Newfound Lake is a priceless place - something like 22 springs refresh the lake something like 4-5 times a year, making the water so beautifully clear. And Wellington State Park is a treasure. It's a very clean gated park (paid entrance as a State Park),...More

Thank Erica W
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Well kept grounds, picnic tables, clean beach with lifeguards, store, very pleasant and relaxing. Short walk from ample parking lot. Beautiful views, warm water.

Thank Cecily M
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Spent most of the summer in and out. Great beach area. Wonderful place for children with the gradual depth. Can go down the sides if you don't want to be around children. Bring your picnic lunch- tables and grills available. Cleanest lake in NH!!!

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Reasonable entry price, $5 for adults and $2 for children 11 and under. Walk to beach is not too long with picnic tables in shade all along beach area. There is plenty of shade and you can sit in your chair and watch your little...More

1  Thank ILuv2travel22
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Have not visited yet, checked it out today as people were rushing to take shelter from a sudden shower. Saw a sign that parking permits were needed. Does anyone know where to get them? Thx

Thank LINDI611
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The beach itself isn't as big or sandy as most... but the water you can't beat! Love new found lake. Always clean! I'd suggest Wellington to anyone who doesn't usually desire lakes due to bacteria.

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

For the first time the navy seals were in town. Have been going up north forever and as a child would go to Wellington , but haven't been for awhile. When this special day was advertised our family wanted to go.we were there very early...More

Thank 89kathy
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful lake with amazing views. A must see when you are in the area. Shade and picnic tables at each area. Playground for kiddos. Snack shack for candy and treats. Bathrooms and changing area very clean. Friendly workers.

Thank chrissypoe
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Wellington State Park is on Newfound Lake and the water is absolutely clear and pristine. Great place for a "beach day"....soft sand, picnic area, playground area, and lifeguards. Can't beat it on a hot summer day.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great state park for family to enjoy. Nice set up of picnic tables and grills, some are more private so you can stay away from the crowds. Go look for them by the beginning of the nature trail. Cleanest lake water around. Get there early.

Thank CrisFM7
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