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What a great surprise to have booked this state park! Only 40 spaces but man what a view from... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
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Awesome family place

Recently visited the park for a wedding. It was a surprise, very nice area, the lake and the... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
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This park includes a beach for swimming on Lake Winnipesaukee.
Route 11, Scenic Drive, Gilford, NH 03246
+1 603-293-7821
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All reviews small store the water was crystal clear weirs beach largest lake picnic area lake winnipesaukee new hampshire whole family camping community
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Being directly on the water at Lake Winnipesaukee is a million dollar view. Park peeps were super friendly and helpful. Weirs Beach is a short 4 miles away. Camp sites are OK--not much privacy. What didn't we like? The bathhouse. Bathrooms & showers separated. Bathrooms...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

What a great surprise to have booked this state park! Only 40 spaces but man what a view from almost all of them of the lake!! Everyone has been very helpful and offered information about the local area. Great beach area, clean bath house, only...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

Recently visited the park for a wedding. It was a surprise, very nice area, the lake and the scenery of the area was beautiful. A great place for families.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Floridacape
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Great location for a family reunion. We rented the pavilion for the day. Nice place for lunch and dinner. Great shade and cool breezes off the lake made this comfortable for all ages. Nice grassy area with horse shoe pits which was also great for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dak707
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

While visiting the lake, we stopped in to take a look. The parking was clean and large. The walk to the beach was inviting. The beach was very clean and large. The swim area was clearly marked. There was a small store for goodies and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank ken k
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

I went with my fiancé, as well as the grandkids, what is normally a fun day was a total disaster. It was not even noon time and the young people beside us were drinking heavy liquor, swearing frequently dropping the “F”Bombs and blasting the music....More

Date of experience: July 2017
7  Thank M5032AWwilliamd
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Yes. It was horrible. Such a beautiful place ruined by vulgarity, extremely loud music with heavy sexual overtones, and rides visitors. I was appalled. I felt so bad for the families trying to escape this mess, but couldn't - do they left early, like many...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank 688yve34
Reviewed February 25, 2018

Gorgeous beach, camping and picnic area on the largest lake in the area...great spot to spend a summer day...the whole family will enjoy ...

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank John G
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

All seasons are beautiful here, swimming in the summer, hiking in the fall. Bring your own picnic lunch. Plenty of parking.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Christine S
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Thank you . Very nice state park lots of water and great for small children. Water is not deep until you get far out. Camping is there as well. Close to local restaurant and small grocery store.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Betty H
January 22, 2017|
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Response from eagle12342015 | Reviewed this property |
There is a place to launch boats. However, I do not think there is a concrete ramp. I think you back over a sandy beach. I am going up next weekend and will try to get you a better answer. You could probably write the NH... More