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6 Photo Opps for Fall Foliage around NH’s Merrimack Valley Region

Just because it’s the last weekend of October, doesn’t mean we have to forget about the foliage.  We mapped out a route around the Merrimack Valley Region where fall is still hanging on for a bit longer.  Come on and follow along! https://youtu.be/nubCdmg1yps What better way to start the day than with a trip to Canterbury Shaker Village.  Even in the morning fog it’s such a beautiful spot! This national historic landmark is dedicated to preserving the heritage of the Canterbury Shakers. Explore the grounds, which includes 25 restored original Shaker buildings, 4 reconstructed Shaker buildings, and 700 acres of forests, gardens and nature trails.  If you time it right you might just get a glimpse of their resident cat.     Finished up at Shaker Village just in time for a mid-morning coffee.  My go to place for my morning brew is Revelstoke on Main Street in Concord.  [...]

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5 Stops to Spot Seasonal Sights in the Monadnock Region

The long holiday weekend is here, and foliage is popping just about everywhere.  Why not make a trip to the Monadnock Region to see some stunning fall scenery framing some cool spots for photo opps. https://youtu.be/VRFEIg_pJ1g To start our day we headed to the village of Ashuelot in the southwestern corner of the state.  We were there to see what local historians call one of New Hampshire’s most elaborate covered bridges: the Ashuelot Bridge.  Originally it was built as a way to get wood across the river for use by the Ashuelot Railroad as the railroad had a station located right in town. With access to the Ashuelot Rail Trail located right next to the bridge we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to break out the bikes for a ride. The trail is about 22 miles long and stretches from Keene to Hinsdale – following the old Ashuelot Railroad.  [...]

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5 Fall Photo Opps in New Hampshire’s White Mountains

Fall foliage is looking pretty spectacular in New Hampshire right now.  Color is coming out just about everywhere. The White Mountains Region is always a favorite spot for leaf peeping and this year is no exception. Check out this route that takes you off the beaten path! https://youtu.be/_h0JP5Qa_Aw    Why not kick off this trip with a waterfall!  There’s several places to access Livermore Falls, we found a spot in Campton on the western side of the Pemigewasset River.  Follow the path down a hill, and within just a few minutes you’ll be at a great place to take in the falls and the surroundings.  From this vantage point you have a great view of the cascades that tumble down about 25 feet through a small gorge.  A bonus at this local is the old railroad line… spend a few minutes walking along the path winds along the River. [...]

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5 Stops to See Fall Foliage in NH’s Great North Woods

Hard to believe but fall foliage season is here again! And Mother Nature is wasting no time creating a beautiful canvas of color across the landscape in New Hampshire.  Colors in the Great North Woods are already starting to shine. Take a look! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eNxaR25hxVg First up on our itinerary is the Polish Princess Bakery in Lancaster.  Housed in a historic building right on Main Street, this has become a local favorite for their amazing homemade breads and pastries.  Not to mention all the other delights you’ll find like fresh made pizza.  And of course seasonal drinks! Is there really any other way to start a leaf peeping adventure than by fueling up with a pumpkin spice latte?   Next we headed to Weeks State Park.  Drive up the auto road to the summit of Mt Prospect and wow, you’re greeted with some pretty awesome views.  Walk around the estate [...]

2019-10-11T10:39:23-04:00
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A Cornucopia of fall color takes over NH’s Lakes Region

What a difference a week makes.  Fall foliage is flourishing right now in many regions of the state.  Time to get out and enjoy this annual ritual. If you haven’t yet experienced a drive along Route 113 in the Lakes Region, I highly recommend it. And if you have, then you already know why this is one not to miss. […]

2018-10-22T10:43:39-04:00
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Finding Fall Foliage Off The Beaten Path in NH’s White Mountains

  Spectacular seasonal scenery has arrived in New Hampshire just in time for the Columbus Holiday Weekend.  The cooler temps in recent days is helping transform the leaves on the trees into a cornucopia of color.  While the foliage is a little later than the past couple of years there is beautiful color to be seen just about everywhere you look. We took the road a little less traveled in the White Mountains to see what we could find. https://youtu.be/ekz9o86aXOY From Woodstock  head up Route 112 through Kinsman Notch, you’ll be driving along part of the River Heritage Trail, one of NH’s Scenic and Cultural Byways.  Before too long you’ll come to Beaver Pond Scenic Area.  I’ve heard this is an awesome spot to take in the fall colors and I will certainly attest to that! We caught the scene just as the fog was lifting unveiling pops of [...]

2018-10-05T16:38:19-04:00
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Exploring fall foliage in New Hampshire’s Seacoast Region! And some cool spots for photo opps!

What a beautiful fall this year in New Hampshire, despite it arriving a little later than usual. While peak foliage has come and gone in many regions of the state, the change of seasons typically happens last on the Seacoast.  That seems to be holding true again this year.  Certainly with the most recent storm many of the leaves are off the trees, even in this area, but the beauty of the season has not fallen from view.  Come along as we explore the foliage and highlight some great spots for photo opps. Learn More

2018-08-27T11:17:50-04:00Tags: , , , |
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Picture perfect fall scenery takes center stage in New Hampshire’s Lakes Region

The fall foliage in New Hampshire may have started a little bit later than usual due to some unseasonably warm weather in September, but the colors right now in many areas of the state sure are captivating.  We saw some incredible shades of peach, coral, red and yellow lining the roads throughout the  Lakes Region.  Come along to see the show Mother Nature has in store for you! Learn More

2019-02-13T16:38:27-05:00Tags: , , , |
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A cornucopia of fall colors covers the Monadnock Region!

Hello fall! Mother Nature turned down the temps just a bit and turned up the fall colors! Spent some time out and about scouting for signs of those colors along the landscape in the Monadnock Region and lo and behold we found them! Yellow, orange, red and green.  We saw them all and more! Just happened to scout out a few fall photo opps too. Learn More

2018-08-27T11:32:38-04:00Tags: , , , , , |
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