Explore Wolfeboro

Explore Wolfeboro New Hampshire

Lake activities, biking trails, parks, beaches, local music, museums, tranquil hikes –  these are just a few of the activities that await you in Wolfeboro, America's first summer resort

Pick apples or enjoy a hay ride at DeVyders Farm in the fall, or cross-country ski through some of the most beautiful terrain in the region in the winter. Hunt for antiques in the picturesque lakeside village, and then learn a little more about the United States' role in World War II at the Wright Museum.

Attractions outside of town include downhill skiing, Segway tours, aerial tree-top and zip adventures, outlet malls and more. If you have any questions about things to do or see in Wolfeboro, please don’t hesitate to ask our friendly staff.

Events Calendar

Gathering Time

Wolfeboro Friends of Music

January 11, 2015, Anderson Hall, Brewster Academy, 2:00pm

Book a Wolfeboro Friends of Music package and get a discount of 50% of your ticket price!

Fishing Derby

Rotary Ice Fishing Derby

February 7-8, 2015

Lake Winnipesaukee, Meredith Rotary Derby Information

Adaskin String Trio

Wolfeboro Friends of Music

February 8, 2015, Anderson Hall, Brewster Academy, 2:00pm

Book a Wolfeboro Friends of Music package and get a discount of 50% of your ticket price!

Wolfeboro Winter Carnival

February 21-28, 2015

Abenaki Ski Area, Wolfeboro 

Beacon Brass Quintet

Wolfeboro Friends of Music

March 14, 2015, Anderson Hall, Brewster Academy, 7:30pm

Book a Wolfeboro Friends of Music package and get a discount of 50% of your ticket price!

Heifetz On Tour

Wolfeboro Friends of Music

April 11, 2015, Anderson Hall, Brewster Academy, 7:30pm

Book a Wolfeboro Friends of Music package and get a discount of 50% of your ticket price!

Fall & Winter Activities

Wolfeboro offers a variety of terrain from gently sloped novice trails to screaming descents for the thrill seekers.  There are no big crowds, no lift lines, no big expenses, just healthy exercise, moonlight tours, fun, excitement, and quality time with your family and friends.
Apple Picking, Hay Rides & Corn Mazes

DeVyders Farm
563 Pleasant Valley Rd
Wolfeboro, NH
(603) 569-4110      
Hay Rides, Apple Picking, Cider Making and Get your Pumpkins for Halloween!

The Maize at Sherman Farm
2679 East Conway Rd
Conway, NH 
(603) 939-2412      
Corn Maze, Haunted Maze, Hay Rides, Corn Cannons, Cider Doughnuts, Kettle Corn, Games

Morbid Mountain at Gunstock
712 Cherry Valley Rd
Gilford, NH 
(603) 293-4341 x 164      
Halloween Screamfest

Moulton Farm
18 Quarry Rd.
Meredith, NH 
(603) 279-3915      
Corn Mazes, Weekend Hay Rides, Activities for the kids like Hay Bale Maze, Petting Zoo, or Pick Your Own Pumpkins!

Cross Country Skiing

The Nordic Skiier
 47 South Main Street
 Wolfeboro, NH 03816
 (603) 569-3151      
Wolfeboro XC Ski Association
47 North Main St.
Wolfeboro, NH
Moose Mountain
107 Moose Mountain Road
Brookfield, NH 03872-7203
(603) 522-0153      
Ski Areas
Gunstock Mountain
PO Box 1307
Laconia, NH 03247

Wolfeboro Outdoor Activities

Hiking & Walking Trails

Abenaki Tower Route 109 in Tuftonboro.  
A 5-minute walk from the parking area to an 80' tower overlooking Lake Winnipesaukee and the Ossipee Mountains.
Knight's Pond Conservation Area
In Alton offers over 300 acres open to the public for hiking, fishing and other recreational activities.  Rines Road off Route 28 South.
Loon Conservation
 Mailing Address: PO Box 604
 Moultonboro, NH 03254
 e-mail: rbrooker@loon.org
 web site: www.loon.org
 Tel:603-476-5666 (loon)
 Fax: 603-476-5497
 Location: 183 Lees's Mills Road, Moultonboro
The Loon Center provides informational displays and videos about loons. Follow the Markus Sanctuary trail for 2 miles along the shore of Lake Winnipesaukee. Suitable for all ages, free admission.
Russell C. Chase Bridge Falls Path behind the Railroad Station is a half-mile path from downtown to the Wolfeboro Falls area.
Cotton Valley Trail
A 12-mile railroad corridor stretching from Lake Winnipesaukee to the railroad turntable in Sanbornville.  It meanders across three lakes, many trestles, Cotton Valley and winds through scenic woods and fields.
Guided Outdoors

High Meadows Farms Horseback Riding
Route 109, Moultonborough
Horseback riding, riding lessons

Woods –N- Water
Shawn Marzerka
Fishing trips, Canoe Trips, Fly fishing trips and Ice Fishing Trips
Guided Fishing with Ron Paquette
All Seasons Guide Service
Jack Mountain Bushcraft
 Tel: 603-569-6150      
 PO Box 61
 Wolfeboro Falls NH 03896
 267 Camp School Road
 email: timsmith@jackmountainbushcraft.com
Jack Mountain Bushcraft teaches courses in wilderness living, primitive skills, and survival, and guides canoe and snowshoe trips in New Hampshire, Maine, Florida, Alaska, and Quebec.

Golf Attractions
Kingswood Golf Club
18 Kingswood Road
Wolfeboro, NH
 Contact us about two for one golfing midweek!
Ridgewood Country Club
PO Box 409
Moultonborough, NH 03254
Province Lake Golf Club
Parsonsfield, ME                 207-793-4040      

Activities on Lake Winnipesaukee

Tour the Shores of Picturesque Lake Winnipesaukee
Winnipesaukee Belle
Tel: 603-569-3016       
Location: Wolfeboro Inn 
90. North Main Street 
Wolfeboro, NH 03894 
e-mail: info@wolfeboroinn.com      
Web site: www.wolfeboroinn.com
'The Winnipesaukee Belle' is a 65-foot replica turn-of-the-century paddleboat. Offered also for private charter, the 'Belle' accommodates up to 120 people.

Function menus are available, ranging from cocktails and hors d'oeuvre to Lobster Buffets. 

Adding to the up-scale amenities inside the cabin is a fully stocked bar. Two decks offer a choice of cruising outdoors under the canopy, or indoors in our main salon, air-conditioned/heated for your comfort. Come join us for a cruise of a lifetime.

 photo WolfeboroJetSki_zps233f9df0.jpgWolfeboro Jet-Ski 
Pick up your jet-ski rental at the Wolfeboro Inn dock! Wolfeboro Inn guests receive a 15% discount on rental fees. 

The State of New Hampshire requires anyone who is to drive a vessel (including PWC’s) must be 16 years of age and have a valid Safe Boaters Education Certificate. If you already have a boater’s license we would ask of you to please bring your license with you to your rental so it is onboard the vessel at all times as required by law.

If you don’t already have a safe boater’s license, we are licensed by the State of New Hampshire to issue you a 14-Day Temporary Boaters Certificate. To obtain a temporary certificate please thoroughly read the included Boater’s Guide before coming into Wolfeboro Jet-Ski's office to take a 25-question test on their computer. 

32 Central Avenue, Wolfeboro
Tel: 603-630-6219

Millie B Antique Boat Rides
 New Hampshire Boat Museum
 Wolfeboro Town Docks 
Tel: 603-569-4554      

M/S Mount Washington
Mount Washington Cruises offers Scenic Daytime and Sunset Dinner Dance Cruises on Lake Winnipesaukee, NH from late May through October.

Goodhue Hawkins Navy Yard 
Motor Boat Rentals - Pontoons or power boats
 Sewall Road, Wolfeboro
Dive Winnipesaukee
Kayak Rentals, Paddle Boards, Canoe Rentals, Scuba Dive
4 Main Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894
Wolfeboro Bay Water Sports
 Enjoy an afternoon of water skiing or Wakeboarding - lessons and just fun!
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Wolfeboro Public Beaches

 Albee Beach
 Route 28 North ~ Wolfeboro
Carry Beach
 Forest Rd ~ Wolfeboro
Brewster Beach
 Clark Rd ~ Wolfeboro
Governor Wentworth St. Park
 Route 109 ~ Wolfeboro

Wolfeboro Antiquing, Galleries, Museums & Shopping

The Wolfeboro Inn is within walking distance to our unique downtown shops and a variety of outdoor activities.
Downtown Shops
Made on Earth ~ Wolfeboro
 Products for Bali, Balinese, Supa Dupa Incense, Garden Dreams Lotion, Natures Alchemy Essential Oils, Flax, Natural Fiber Clothing, Batik Clothing.. and more!
Winnipesaukee Chocolates
Kalled Gallery
Gracefully defiant, unapologetically bold, and relentlessly exploratory.
Jennifer Kalled has been designing nationally recognized jewelry since the mid-70's. Her love of colored stone & hand crafted jewelry came out of her experience in the Southwest.
Book Stores
Eyes of the Owl
 59 Glendon St # B  
Wolfeboro, NH 03894
(603) 569-4040      
Country Bookseller
23 North Main Street  
Wolfeboro, NH 03894
(603) 569-6030   

  Antiquing in Wolfeboro
American Home Gallery
 The Architectural Attic Collection
 Julie Fergus
 49 Center St, Wolfeboro Falls
Apple Hill County Necessities for the Home, Garden, and Spirit
 PO Box 325
 90 Gov. Wentworth Highway
 Mirror Lake NH 03853
fax: 603-569-8220
email: apple_hill@adelphia.net
Birchknoll Antiques
Box 1686 
126 North Main St.
email: neilgreco@aol.com 
For over 30 years, Birch knoll Antiques has procured fine antique furnishings for discriminating collectors, designers and individuals seeking quality investments in period antiques. A retail shop specializing in the 'country lifestyle.' Antiques and reproductions, furnishings, fold art, garden decor, dried flowers, herbs and herbal products, gifts.
Traditions Old & New
 P.O. Box 1405
 44 North Main Street
email: traditionsmainst@aol.com
Specializing in freshwater pearls, Asian art, and antiques. Offering a wonderful selection of gems, beads and findings. Explore your creativity through the tradition of beading. Classes and birthday parties available. 
Our area also offers name brand, first quality factory outlet stores all in Tax-Free New Hampshire.
Tanger Outlets
 Nearby Tilton, NH
Settlers' Green Outlet Village
 Nearby North Conway, NH
Great Waters Music Festival
 Fax: 603-569-7715
 Location: 56 North Main Street
 Mailing Address: PO Box 488
 Wolfeboro, NH 03894
 email: info@greatwaters.org
 web site: www.greatwaters.org
Great Waters is a summer concert series offered to the public in an acoustical tent on the shore of beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee at Brewster Academy. Programs include classical, jazz, folk, and popular celebrities and groups.www.madeonearthwolfeboro.com
Meadowbrook Musical Arts Center
Mailing Address: PO Box 7296
Gilford, NH 03247
Email: info@meadowbrook.net
Web site: http://www.meadowbrook.net/
Meadowbrook Musical Arts Center plays host to big name acts from early spring to late summer.  This is ideal the location to see big name talent in an intimate venue.
Sporting Events
New Hampshire Motor Speedway
 1122 Route 106 North
 Loudon, NH 03307

New Hampshire History and Attractions
Museums & Historic Sites
Castle in the Clouds
Tel: 603-476-2352      
Fax: 603-476-2512
Location: Route 171, Moultonboro, NH.
Mailing Address: Po Box 131
Moultonboro, NH 03254
Historic Mansion tours, Lucknow Brewery and Castle Springs water tours. Hiking, snack bar, horseback riding, and gift shop. Spectacular views of Lake Winnipesaukee. Fun for the entire family. Open from 9am to 5pm mid May to mid-October. Call for specific open dates.  Seasonal
Governor Wentworth Home Site
Location: Route 109 East, Wolfeboro, NH
The mansion summer home of Governor Sir John Wentworth circa 1767. Now an archaeological site owned by the state of New Hampshire.
Libby Museum
Location: North Main Street, Route 109, Wolfeboro, NH
Built in 1912 by Dr. Henry Libby, the museum displays Abenaki Indian relics, artifacts from the site of the Governor Wentworth mansion and a diverse collection of animal specimens. Offering a wonderful variety of children's summer programs.  Call for open dates.  Seasonal.
New Hampshire Boat Museum
Location: 397 Center Street
Mailing Address: PO Box 1195,
Wolfeboro, NH
e-mail: museum@nhacbm.org
Enjoy an educational and entertaining walk through the history of a wonderful era on the beautiful lakes of New Hampshire. The museum features an array of vintage boats from canoes to speedboats; archival photography, models, lake memorabilia and rotating featured exhibits. A gift shop featuring a full line of books, clothing, and related items is also available. Check the website for current exhibits and events. The Museum is open Memorial Day through Columbus Day. Monday through Saturday 10-4 and Sunday noon-4.
Wright Museum
PO Box 1212
Wolfeboro NH 03894
Tel: 569-1212 Fax: 569-6326
Location: 77 Center St, Rte 28 N
Take a sentimental journey back when the patriotic spirit of the country flourished. Museum showcases the enterprising spirit of Americans during the years 1939-1945 both on the home front and in the military.  Call for open dates.  Seasonal.

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