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Danbury, NH
(range: 8 miles)
Located under two hours from Boston in Danbury, NH; Ragged Mountain is the furthest place to get far away, close to home. With New Hampshire's only high-speed six passenger chairlift, 57 trails, including 17 glades, 3 terrain parks, and miles of groomers. Make Ragged Mountain your destination year-round with weddings and special occasions, or group functions. Come on up and Get Ragged! (This excerpt taken from the Ragged Mountain website)
Cardigan Mountain State Park spans 5,655 acres and is an excellent area for hiking. A mountain road leads to trails on the west slope of Mount Cardigan as well as a trail to the summit. Mount Cardigan's 3,121-foot treeless granite summit affords outstanding views of west central New Hampshire, with a panorama that includes Mount Monadnock and the White Mountains, Camel's Hump in Vermont, and Pleasant Mountain in Maine. (This excerpt taken from the Cardigan Mountain State Park website)
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Franklin, NH
(range: 11 miles)
Using land for flood risk management, we are able to create and manage recreational opportunities for every age. Many people enjoy hunting, fishing, hiking, biking, kayaking and snowshoeing on Corps owned land. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invites you to come relax at Franklin Falls. There are a variety of outdoor recreation activities for you and your family. Our developed recreation sites are located at the dam, Shaw Cove and Profile Falls. (This excerpt taken from the Franklin Falls Dam website)
The non-profit Franklin Outing Club offers year-round outdoor recreational activities for the entire family. Through generous contributions from members and business sponsors - these activities are provided at a reduced rate, or no cost - to members and non-members alike. The Outing Club serves the residents of the Capital Area & Lakes Region, as well as individuals ​visiting the State of New Hampshire.  (This excerpt taken from the Veterans Memorial Recreational Area website)
Open meadows, mature forests, and marsh boardwalks connect interactive natural exhibits where native animals reside: black bears, mountain lions, raptors, river otters, bobcats, and more. (This excerpt taken from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center website)
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Rumney, NH
(range: 13 miles)
Polar Caves were formed during the last Ice Age when a glacier moved across the landscape, dropping granite boulders at the base of what’s now known as Hawk’s Cliff. As they fell, the boulders formed passageways, around and through which, we’ve built boardwalks and stairs to allow for deeper exploration.  (This excerpt taken from the Polar Caves website)
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Franklin, NH
(range: 13 miles)
he park is designed to serve as a gateway to the city’s downtown and a trail head for the Winnipesaukee River Trail  The park  provides parking, a kayak take out for the many kayakers that utilize this white water section of the Winnipesaukee River and features a memorial plaza that allows for a historical prospective on the City of Franklin. (This excerpt taken from the Trestle View Park website)
Located in Franklin's historic city hall, our Opera House offers distinctive performing arts events for the greater Franklin area and beyond. It's ALWAYS better LIVE! (This excerpt taken from the Franklin Opera House website)
Come aboard mates! Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of swashbuckling pirates! Putt your way through mountain caves, over footbridges and under cascading waterfalls. Learn of the exploits of the rowdiest pirates that ever roamed the seas. (This excerpt taken from the Pirate's Cove - Weirs Beach website)
The Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad is located in the village of Meredith, NH at the northern end of Lake Winnipesaukee with a satellite ticket booth located on the Boardwalk at Weirs Beach, NH. Operating on a rail system that was once home to the famous Boston, Concord & Montreal line in the late 1800’s, we offer old-fashioned train rides along the western shore of NH’s largest lake from Meredith to Weirs Beach (located in the middle of our route) to Lakeport and back. (This excerpt taken from the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad website)
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