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Outdoor Adventures

—Hike up Mount Washington, the highest peak east of the Mississippi, or Mount Monadnock, the second-most-climbed mountain on earth

—Lake Winnipesaukee offers many possibilities for swimming, boating and fishing

—Go cross-country skiing on 90 miles (150 km) of trails starting from Jackson

—Hike and camp along the Appalachian Trail in the White Mountain National Forest

—Travel the scenic Kancamagus Highway from Lincoln to Conway

—Go canoeing or kayaking from North Conway on the Saco River

—Ski at one of the state's many excellent ski resorts

—Hike or ski Dixville Notch, or just enjoy the luxury country life at The Balsams Resort in extreme northern New Hampshire

For Kids

—Take a cruise on the m/v Mount Washington on Lake Winnipesaukee from Weirs Beach

—Ride right up a mountainside on the historic Mount Washington Cog Railway in Bretton Woods

—Take a nostalgic train ride through the mountains on the Conway Scenic Railroad in North Conway

—Hike the trails of Franconia Notch State Park

Glide through the air in a gondola of the Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway, near North Woodstock in Franconia Notch

Museums

—Strawbery Banke, in Portsmouth, is ten acres of 18th-century buildings brought back to life and filled with working artisans

—Manchester's Currier Gallery of Art has a surprisingly good collection, beautifully displayed

—Visit a real Shaker village at Canterbury. You can even share in a traditional dinner


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Cog Railway locomotive at summit of Mt Washington summit of Mt Washington

A Cog Railway locomotive reaches the summit of Mount Washington, near Bretton Woods.
   
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