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Danbury, NH
(range: 3 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)
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)
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Franklin, NH
(range: 7 miles)
Tarbin Gardens is a hand-built, five-acre touring garden. English landscape gardens encapsulate a lifetime collection of plants; complete with greenhouses, ponds and animals. A great place for a day out with friends, family or yourself with fun for all ages. (This excerpt taken from the Tarbin Gardens website)
The Daniel Webster Birthplace is associated with the birth and early childhood years of Daniel Webster, one of our country's most respected orators and statesmen. While the site affords a view of the early years of Daniel Webster, it also provides a glimpse of 1700s farm life in the infant years of the United States. (This excerpt taken from the Daniel Webster Birthplace website)
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Franklin, NH
(range: 8 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)
This 48- mile trail is the longest rail trail under our management; its ultimate length will be 59 miles. It begins at Webster Place off Route 3 in Franklin and ends at Spencer Street in Lebanon. The trail spans two counties and has been worked on heavily the past five years to make it a destination four season trail. The surface on most of the trail is exceptional for walking and biking as well as all other permitted uses. The scenery is fabulous as it meanders through farm lands lakes and quaint towns. Mascoma Lake, the restored Enfield Depot, Potter Place Depot, Highland Lake and the covered bridge at Bridge Road are must see parts of the trail. (This excerpt taken from the Northern Rail Trail 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)
The mission of The Nature Discovery Center is to develop awareness and appreciation of the natural world and the environment through the Museum's hands-on and interactive collections, trails, and educational programs. The collections include rocks, minerals, fossils, sea life, insects, mounted birds and mammals, and plants. There are also interpretive exhibits, hands-on activities (with prizes for children), and interpretive trails to enjoy. (This excerpt taken from the The Nature Discovery Center website)
A respect for the earth and all living things is central to the Native American way of life and this is reflected throughout Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum. Situated on 12.5-acres, MKIM is just 1 mile up Kearsarge Mountain Road in Warner, NH. Outdoors you will find the Medicine Wood Trail, the Betsy Janeway Arboretum and activity area with spectacular view of the Mink Hills.  (This excerpt taken from the Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum website)
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Franklin, NH
(range: 9 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)
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