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Address: Lee's Mills Road, Moultonborough, NH 03254
Phone Number: 603-476-5666
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Activities: Birdwatching
Description: Home to the Loon Preservation Committee, this center works to protect one...
Home to the Loon Preservation Committee, this center works to protect one of the best known birds found in the Lakes Region.
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If you are interested in learning about loons this is the place to go. They have videos about the loons and speakers to give more information about them. There is also a path... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 5, 2014
SANDY D
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Enfield, Connecticut
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Kingston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Nothing to dislike here! Great place to bring the kids and it's free! The staff is very helpful in educating people about Loons. The gift shop is full of material and gifts Loon related. I bought a nice book for my grandson to learn more about these birds. The walking trails are fun to do with a family too, Just... More 

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boston mass
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

If you're around and have a nature interest, you will enjoy a quick stop at the Loon Center. In addition to the little museum and shops there are also lots of walking/hiking trails in the vicinity.

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Decatur
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

My husband and I enjoyed learning about the loon. I've been interested in learning more ever since seeing the movie "On Golden Pond." Great place for all ages!

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Laconia, New Hampshire
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This organization is helping New Hampshire's loon population in many ways. From building floating loon rafts for nesting to funding research about loon populations on various NH lakes to saving loons in trouble, the Loon Center is there. There is a loon shop and educational displays at The Loon Center. There are also nature trails at the center.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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316 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We visited the Loon Center purely to take advantage of the sunny weather and have a nice walk. What we found exceeded our expectations: the video and exhibits about the loons were fascinating, and the staff were so friendly and helpful. The walk down to the lake was first-rate, even though the loons had already left the area. It passes... More 

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Charleston
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50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We were staying at "The Village of Loon Mountain" and we asked how the mountain got it's name and they stated that it was named after a bird called the Loon. We saw a brochure about the Loon Center so we made it a late morning stop on the same day we were going to take a two hour cruise... More 

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Enfield, Connecticut
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

If you are interested in learning about loons this is the place to go. They have videos about the loons and speakers to give more information about them. There is also a path that you can go on. Very interesting if you would like to know more about the loons.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We were not sure what to expect when visiting here as it has been YEARS since our first stop. Our group was greeted at the door with info about the center and a short informational movie they loop throughout the day. The information they have at the center is great if you have an interest in these beautiful birds. There... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Very informative center with 2 hiking trails. I had to do the much shorter because I was in a walking boot. Unfortunately, the longer trail is the one where you might see the loons, which I could not do. Liked that they had walking sticks available to "borrow".

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The Loon Center is worth a trip with kids of any age - there are walking trails for the older, and FABULOUS interactive exhibits for the younger (can you say 'build your own loon nest'?). The staff is friendly and informed. Not a whole-day event, but just the right spot for a morning or afternoon away from the lake.

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