Top Experiences

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The North Country is home to an amazing variety of exciting experiences, from thrilling outdoor adventures to fun events and attractions. Explore some of the Top Experiences of the North Country!

Top Experiences

The region is a treasure for those who love the outdoors. The North Country’s pristine lakes, ponds and rivers offer some of the very best fly fishing in the eastern United States. Rugged wilderness terrain creates an ideal environment for upland hunting, while the region’s large wildlife population makes it popular for deer and bear hunting.

Hikers enjoy exploring the North Country’s miles of remote trails and beautiful mountains without the crowds you find elsewhere. Paddlers love the area’s many waterways, where they can experience breathtaking scenery and look for interesting wildlife.

For motorized excitement, the North Country’s Ride the Wilds trail system provides ATV riders with hundreds of miles of scenic trails to explore. During the winter, the region is the snowmobile capital of New England, with a vast network of perfectly groomed snowmobile trails.

You don’t have to venture into the wilderness to enjoy the North Country. The region’s towns also provide visitors with wonderful experiences, from dining at high-quality restaurants to shopping at interesting stores. Visitors love the area’s cultural attractions like the Tillotson Center, which features arts exhibits and theater productions, and local farms and museums like the Poore Farm Museum. Each season also has fun annual festivals, such as Moose Festival, Snofest and the Dixville Notch Music, Arts and Crafts Festival.

With a diverse, exciting array of activities and attractions, visitors are sure to enjoy memorable experiences in the North Country.


This 32 page guide to our neck of the woods will help you find our local merchants, outdoor adventures and tourist events you won’t want to miss!

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