Summer time is the perfect season to day trip it in New Hampshire. Between the seacoast, lakes region, and White Mountains, there are endless opportunities for new exploration. Here are a few of our favorites that your whole family should enjoy.
Story Land – Glen
A children’s theme park featuring wonderfully themed rides, lively shows, friendly storybook characters, unique play areas, and lots more
Glen, NH 03838
Ruggles Mine – Grafton
Grafton, NH 03240
|Ruggles Mine – Grafton |
Mineral collecting permitted. Oldest mica, feldspar mine in United States. Photographer’s paradise. Travel up beautiful forested road to a magnificent view at the top of Isinglass Mountain. Gift/mineral shop, snack bar, picnicking, museum. Featuring Aquamarine jewelry made from beryl recently found at mine.
Grafton, NH 03240
Monkey Trunks High Ropes and Zipline Adventure Park – Chocorua & Weirs Beach
Monkey Trunks offers fun for children, adults and families! Monkey Trunks courses feature ziplines, swinging beams, tightropes, rolling logs, hanging tires, cargo nets and more! Our Weirs Beach location alone has 4 ziplines, including one over a pond, as well as a 35-foot-high giant swing, and is open at night to swing under the lights. All three Monkey Trunks locations include a children’s course on a smaller scale for the littlest of monkeys, with platforms no more than 6’ off the ground. The children’s courses include 6-8 challenges with an 80’ zipline at the finish. Reservations are encouraged and can be made anytime online at fwww.monkeytrunks.com or by phone at (603)367-4427.
Chocorua & Weirs Beach, NH
|Clark’s Trading Post – Lincoln |
Affordable family entertainment since 1928. Bear shows, amazing circus acts, steam train ride into “Wolfman’s Territory”, museum, rides and more!
110 US Route 3
Lincoln, NH 03251