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Odiorne Point State Park

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Address: Route 1A, Rye, NH
Phone Number: 603-436-7406
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8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Activities: Picnicking, Motor-boating
Description: A 330-acre park on the coastline.

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Beautiful, Clean and a Great Place for the Whole Family

We recently visited the Odiorne Point State Park over the weekend. There is something for the whole family here. The bathroom needed a bit of attention, but I'm hoping it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
Paula H
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Hudson,NH
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Hudson,NH
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242 reviews 242 reviews
110 attraction reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

We recently visited the Odiorne Point State Park over the weekend. There is something for the whole family here. The bathroom needed a bit of attention, but I'm hoping it improves after Memorial Day weekend. There are trails, picnic areas and a playground for the kids. You could spend the whole day here. The Seacoast Science Center is also here,... More 

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North Shore, MA
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125 reviews 125 reviews
51 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We spent a pleasant hour or so at Odiorne Point State Park on a sunny, but windy, early spring day. Several interpretive signs provide information on the park's interesting history. In the early 1600s, English colonists made their first settlement in NH here; jumping ahead a few hundred years, there's World War II history, too, with signs explaining that the... More 

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Salisbury,MA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Fun place for all ages with year round options for anyone who loves the outdoors. I've swam, hiked, biked, kayaked, snowshoed and explored almost every inch of this old historic place.. Free parking offseason and great science center for the kids. Great place to walk along the water and trails for fun seekers of all ages. If u have kids... More 

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Florence, Arizona
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We loved to walk our little Min Pin "Ziggy" here when the weather permitted. The path winds along the Piscataqua river that empties to the ocean, and along the rocky beaches. Most of the area is wooded.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We went for a 2 1/2 hour snowshoe on the shore and through the woods, over and under the bunkers. Beautiful views, free parking.

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Woodstock, Vermont
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Had a great walk around the park on a nice day with my husband here! Cute little historical facts around the park and plenty of benches to stop, sit, and enjoy the beach.

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Hampton, NH
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The science center there is a great visit. Good even on a sunny day but a rainy day with 4 grandchildren with loads of energy it becomes a great place!

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Jobstown, New Jersey, United States
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Very nice state park with easily accessible trails through the woods and along the coast. We found interesting stone ruins of buildings and roads. Trails are nicely maintained for easy hiking (at least in the areas we explored). Nice views of the water. There is also a science center here, although we didn't go in.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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103 reviews 103 reviews
57 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

When I saw that there was an ocean-side state park just an hour from me in New Hampshire, I had to go and check it out. Simply put: I was not disappointed at all. I don't think I can sum up everything this park has to offer. Fantastic ocean views, bike trail, plenty of hiking trails, beach walks, sandy beaches,... More 

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California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
51 attraction reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This State Park has 135 acres of the most gorgeous scenery! There are places to picnic, walk, sit and watch the sailboats, or explore the old military and historical sites, woodlands, tidepools, freshwater and salt ponds, and rocky sandy beach. Also on the Park grounds is the Seacoast Science Center, an educational marine life facility which is also enjoyable. I... More 

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