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Find Your Summer Vibes Camping and Connecting in the Monadnock Region

When it comes to relishing woodland recreation, the Monadnock Region offers the ideal blend of outdoorsy adventure and cozy convenience. Whether you would prefer to go traditional in a tent or laze around for hours by an in-ground pool, you’ll find terrific local camping options that have something for everyone. Monadnock State Park: More Than …

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Monadnock’s Higher Education Institutions Inspire Lifelong Learning

Photo Credit: John Phelan via Wiki Commons The vibrant Monadnock Region offers educational options for all types of learners. Institutions, events, and programs focused on expanding knowledge abound here. Through these many opportunities for learning, the Monadnock community embraces the potential of all its residents. This spring, the region will celebrate another talented group of …

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Monadnock’s Wondrous Women: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

March is Women’s History month and the Monadnock Region is replete with courageous women to celebrate! There is certainly no shortage of successful ladies who have made tremendous impacts throughout our long history. With passion to pursue their life’s work, these amazing women contributed to our community in remarkable ways. It’s impossible to highlight every …

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Snowmobiling and Skiing the Snowdrifts of Southwestern New Hampshire

Savoring the bright sunshine on these short days is what makes winter in Southwestern New Hampshire such an exciting season. The slopes and hard-to-reach vistas accessible by snowmobile, ski lift or good, old-fashioned sweat provide ample reward for the intrepid outdoor lover. Speed and thrill seekers will find no lack of excitement here! With over …

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The Best Local Ways to Savor an Old-Fashioned Holiday Season

During winter in the Monadnock Region, friends and neighbors embrace the merriest time of year with unique Yankee style and ingenuity. It’s a time for connecting with community and savoring the traditions that make the holidays so memorable. All around Southwestern New Hampshire, you’ll find diverse ways to get festive and celebrate the season! Whether …

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7 Places to Get Inspired by Arts and Culture in the Monadnock Region

The Monadnock Region teems with places to delve into local art, history, and culture. Whether you are an avid historian, artisan, visitor, or local, you’ll find the region’s cultural offerings to be hands-on, soul fulfilling, and relevant to everyday living. From diverse musical performances, including blues, contra, and classical to globally recognized art exhibits that …

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Leaf Peeping and Day Tripping in the Monadnock Region

The great writer, Nathaniel Hawthorne, labeled Monadnock the “sapphire in the sky,” and Ralph Waldo Emerson called it “the new Olympus.” Henry David Thoreau wrote and wrote about his beloved wild haunt. All three remarkable writers had this in common—they were all inspired by the iconic Mount Monadnock and its unique countryside. And, these men …

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A Granite State Gem: Greenfield State Park

The early-autumn warm days and cool nights of September, coupled with the bursting colors of new fall foliage, combine for ideal hiking, recreational and camping conditions at our New Hampshire State Parks. The Granite State has 93 state park properties that boast amazing waterways, campgrounds, historic sites, miles of trails, natural vistas, and many acres …

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