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Lake Massabesic

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Address: 16 Londonderry Tpke, Manchester, NH 03104-5807
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Pretty and relaxing

Headed over here to just was wander around and enjoy the view. Saw many birds around. Only wish there were a couple more picnic tables

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Jackie W
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Levittown, New York
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Levittown, New York
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82 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Headed over here to just was wander around and enjoy the view. Saw many birds around. Only wish there were a couple more picnic tables

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western mass
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27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I rented a tandem kayak for "kayaking under stars" and it was awesome! We got to see the sun set on the lake (which was just breathtaking) and then kayaked around until the stars came out. We started around 7:20pm and called it a night around 10 (but could have stayed out until 11). We totally enjoyed... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I go for walks around this lake every other day. There are multiple trails good for walking and biking. This lake is big with multiple small island, perfect for kayaking, boating and fishing.

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1 Thank Galina82
Manchester, New Hampshire
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

If you work in Manchester, it is a great place to enjoy a quiet lunch during a busy workday. Clean with lots of parking. On weekends, go for a bike ride or hike.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

The is no swimming at this lake but if you want to go boat riding you can do that and you can fish. If you just want to have a picnic by the water where it is nice a cool this is the place.

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Thank Roger D
New Hampshire, United States
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64 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Met up with family there and had a picnic lunch. So calm and peaceful. Lucky to see a mother duck and her babies, as well as a Loon.

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hamilton
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The walk was very scenic, but you cannot put your feet in at all, even getting in or out of a canoe! My son got a warning from the ranger. Ouch. Not sure why motor boats with gas/ oil, are allowed, but not a foot to get into the canoe.

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Thank folkscapes
Boston, Massachusetts
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170 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Massabesic Lake is a nice park where you can hike, enjoy the nature view, relax or go fishing. You can bring your dog to this park for hiking. It is a quite park, not too far from the town. There are boats on the reservoir along with fishers. Strange how boats are in the reservoir, but you are not allow... More 

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Thank Calvin N
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20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I often take time to enjoy nature without traveling very far. The other day a friend and I enjoyed the Goldenrod (nearby restaurant with ice cream), and had some extra time, so we drove to Lake Massabesic just moments away to continue talking and enjoying the early summer day. The parking lot is free, easy to find a spot most... More 

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North Andover, Massachusetts
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47 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

This is a pretty park, nice lake has pota potties. Has a path on the shore & tables for a picnic. No swimming since it is a water supply for Manchester.

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