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The Balsams Wilderness - TEMPORARILY CLOSED

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Address: Colebrook, NH 03576

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Nice place to spend time

The old Zbalsam hotel across street can't get near it, pretty run down, sad 50 years ago it was the place. The wilderness area nice worth a visit. Just a drive through Dixville... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 May 2015
Dennis P
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After looking at the plans that Les Otten has purposes I feel he is just another country club guy that wants a playground for his rich friends or worse to make a Disney resort from something so historic and beautiful

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Ashford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

This facility was rated as a very fine place for generations. It has a long history, but is being renovated. You only can have a view from a distance.

Thank Sue L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

The old Zbalsam hotel across street can't get near it, pretty run down, sad 50 years ago it was the place. The wilderness area nice worth a visit. Just a drive through Dixville Notch to Errol worth it.

1 Thank Dennis P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

We wanted too go there but they were renovating the place. we were a little disappointed but stayed in Bethel instead.

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London, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2012

We always visit the Balsams when we travel to Colebrook in New Hampshire and usually pick up a T shirt or other souvenir when we stay, but were quite surprised that it is closed until further notice. It is under new ownership and being completely renovated. The lake and surrounding area there is truly gorgeous!

Thank catlady1946
Intervale, NH
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2012

Stayed here many times over the years and it is like being on a docked cruise ship, two golf courses, outdoor pool, ski area, lake with boats, hiking trails, movie theater, ballroom and lounge with entertainment, and wonderful food. I went to the auction on 5/12 and it was sad to see all the things being auctioned off including some... More 

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