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Navigating the Grand North with the Handled GPS as a Travel Companion

March 17, 2017 nicolas-cool-107411

Contributed by Jess Walter, Freelance Writer  New Hampshire’s Grand North is the perfect place for an adventurer. From fishing to off-roading and hiking, there are so many activities that allow you to become one with nature. However, the snowy mountains and icy patches can be dangerous. It is important to take caution and always bring a ...

Ride the Wilds on Coos County’s ATV Trail System

March 15, 2017 WMATV BlurFoliage3829

Fresh air, wildlife, pristine lakes and streams, towering spruce trees, majestic views and an exciting and varied trail system are ready and waiting for you when you go ATVing on the Ride the Wilds trail system in Coös County in northern New Hampshire. To the wide open spaces and miles and miles of trails to ride, ...

2017 Ski, Shoe & Fatbike to the Clouds – Stand-Out Event at Great Glen Trails

March 14, 2017 NH_Grand_Adventure_Great_Glen_Trails

2017 Ski, Shoe & Fatbike to the Clouds — North America’s Toughest 10K Proved To Be This Winter’s Stand-Out Event Pinkham Notch, NH–Since the Mt. Washington Auto Road first opened in 1861, it has been a proving ground for all types of adventurers. Throughout the years, many have secured their place in the history of the ...

Fuller’s Sugarhouse is a Sweet Family Affair

March 9, 2017 Fullers2482-2_edited-1

Fuller’s Sugarhouse’s pure maple syrup, maple cream and maple candy is sold all over the world — and for good reason. The syrup has been judged “Best in the World” by the North American Maple Syrup Council, and Fuller’s has been awarded the Carlisle Trophy for “Best Maple Syrup in New Hampshire.” Other accolades include ...

How Sweet It Is! – The New Hampshire Maple Experience at The Rocks

March 8, 2017 RocksMaple

As winter wanes and the days warm up, sap begins to flow in sugar maple trees, signaling a sweet springtime tradition: boiling down the sap to make flavorful maple syrup at sugar houses across the region. For a family-friendly, hands-on experience head to The Rocks Estate in Bethlehem for the New Hampshire Maple Experience, scheduled this ...

Can You Say Mush!

March 8, 2017 team-on-the-trail_blog

A dog sledding adventure at Muddy Paw Sled Dog Kennel is an exhilarating way to experience New Hampshire’s Grand North up close and personal. The more than 100 frisky and friendly sled dogs at Muddy Paw are born to run and love nothing better than pulling a sled of happy visitors on the beautiful, snowy ...

Bretton Woods Ski Area is a Winter Wonderland of Outdoor Activities

March 8, 2017 NH_Grand_Bretton_Woods_Nordic_Skiing

When the crisp sunny days of late winter, with their impossibly blue skies and fresh deep powder, entice you to come out and play, one of the best places to do that is the Bretton Woods Ski Area, New Hampshire’s largest ski resort and nationally recognized for its superior snow conditions. Ranked #1 in the East ...

Dog Sledding with Muddy Paw Sled Dog Kennel

March 8, 2017 team-on-the-trail_blog

If you love dogs like I do, then you have to go dog sledding at Muddy Paw. Hands down, it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life. With not a cloud in the sky, I pulled up to the Kennel at Muddy Paw Sled Dog Kennel in Jefferson, NH. In the distance I heard a ...

Summer 2017 Events

March 8, 2017 JerichoMud2934

June 1, 2017 Drive in the ’50s! Classic cars, hot rods and specialty vehicles will line downtown Berlin’s Main Street from 5-8 p.m. Stop by and check out the fabulous “oldies,” enjoy music throughout the downtown, nosh on a variety of foods as you stroll along, and give a big round of applause for the winners during ...

Explore the Androscoggin Valley in the Winter

March 8, 2017 GreatGlenWomen_XCskiers

Written by: Glenda and Gordon Globetrotter (aka anonymous!) Hometown: Boston Bio: We just celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary with a wonderful weekend in the historic Androscoggin Valley. Although we love international travel, there is nothing like returning to one’s roots to rekindle fond memories and discover new adventures. Glenda spent childhood summers on her grandparents’ farm in ...