Things to Do in Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

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Set atop an elongated ridge overlooking the Connecticut River, this 450-acre property is as prized for its gorgeous grounds as it is for its apples. The... Read More

Annabelle’s owner, retired doctor Lewis Palosky, thinks of himself as “an artist, not a businessman,” and his credo is evident in the... Read More

Bike the 12-mile Around the Mountain Trail, which runs from Brown Mountain past Eagle Lake. Read More

Canterbury was a prominent Shaker village for 200 years and stands as a remarkable—and picturesque—example of how Shaker life evolved over... Read More

The outdoor chapel sits on a bluff and overlooks Mount Monadnock. There's a beautiful altar made of stones donated from every state in the nation. Read More

This farm, founded in 1655, is the perfect autumn stop for apple-picking. Read More

The once-haunted inn is now closed, taken over by the nearby Enfield Shaker Museum. Beginning in April, visitors can tour the Great Stone Dwelling in... Read More

Cast for bass on this pond, north of Keene (hike there from the trailhead on E. Surrey Rd.). Read More

Unlike other outfitters in the area, Maine State Sea Kayak brings you to the remote western side of the island on four-hour tours to see osprey, seals,... Read More

Swing by Steve Boucher's Island Bike Rental in Northeast Harbor to rent a bike and learn the ins and outs of the island's paths. Read More

The living-museum aims to make history real: costumed docents explain what life was like in Portsmouth from the late 17th to the mid-20th centuries, and... Read More

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