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Echo Lake State Park

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Address: Off U.S 302, Conway, NH
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Beautiful view

Seems like it would be a really nice place to swim in the summer. However it was frozen over and covered in snow but it was still a beautiful view.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 weeks ago
Discomohn
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Levittown, Pennsylvania
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Levittown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Seems like it would be a really nice place to swim in the summer. However it was frozen over and covered in snow but it was still a beautiful view.

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Sugar Hill, New Hampshire
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47 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Looking for a relaxing afternoon on a beach, Echo Lake is the perfect answer. A beautiful sand beach with crystal clear water and views of Cannon and Mt. Lafayette, a nice snack shack, paddle boats and canoes to rent, and a shaded picnic area with grills. There is a lifeguard on duty during the day and a very small admission... More 

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Sanford, Maine
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24 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

Definately worth the trip. Nice pleasant walk and view. It's possible to walk around the lake and to see the ledge

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

definitely stop by if you are you are in the area and have some time to kill. very close to north Conway center of all the action. take the auto road to the top

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Newton Le Willows, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Lovely lake with showers and toilets for summer swimming. Not much of that in evidence in October though! We had a nice walk around the lake, followed by a short hike up to Cathedral Ledge then back down via the auto road. Good views from the ledge (not at all precarious, despite the name). I imagine this place is a... More 

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Weymouth, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

At the recommendation of my physical therapist we went to take a walk around echo lake because she said it's an easy walk after recovering from knee surgery. She was right. It was beautiful with lots of pine needle paths to walk on. We just went to walk but there are picnic areas and grills also. The lake is pretty... More 

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Hudson, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

A beautiful place to stop for a picnic lunch or a cool swim. It costs $4 per person and well worth it. There are plenty of picnic tables, a sandy beach and a beautiful view.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

I visited Echo lake in the beginning of August of 2013 while camping near there. I really like this lake and the views is a plus!

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Southington, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

This is a great place to swim, have a picnic and do some hiking. It is definitely family friendly and well used in the summer months. We have snow shoed as well during the winter and since it's fairly level good for all levels. During the summer there are rangers at the entrance requesting payment but I'm not sure how... More 

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northern virginia
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87 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

The main attraction is a smallish lake that is a good place to swim. Also there is a trail around the lake that is a nice little walk...good for small children.

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