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Camping in the Lakes Region

There is no better family time, then when spent camping in the lakes region and lake winnipesaukee part of New Hampshire. There are literally thousands of places to go camping, whether you have a camper, trailer, tent, or just yourself, or your looking for a RV Park, or a state park or a house or chalet to rent. You can always find what your family needs in the lake winnipesaukee and Lakes Region NH, with tons of local attractions, restaurants, canoeing, renting boats its endless the ammount of fun you can have up the beautiful country setting of lake winnipesaukee and the lakes region,

make sure you go over the camping check lists below

Camping Checklist

 Lake Winnipesaukee Campgrounds

Lake Winnipesaukee RV Parks



Shelter/Bedding Sleeping bag Space blanket Ground cloth (such as a tarp) Air mattress or air bed Inflator for air mattress Pillow Tent Camp axe or hammer to pound tent stakes Shade arbor/canopy

Lighting and Entertainment Flashlight (remember to check batteries) Lantern Radio Playing Cards Matches (preferably water proof) Spare batteries and bulbs Spare lantern fuel and mantles

Cooking Stove with fuel & lighter Newspapers for lighting a campfire Firestarter sticks Firewood or charcoal Frying Pan Cooking skewers or tongs Pot or sauce pan, with lid Can opener Pot lifter and/or pot holders Tablecloth Dishes Reusable Plate - Partition tray/plate is nice Cups, travel mug Kitchen knife Small mixing bowl Knife, Fork, Spoon, Spatula Scrub Pad Dish Pan Tupperware (for leftovers) Dish soap Paper towels & napkins Trash bags Paper plates, cups, bowls, etc. Plastic knives, forks, spoons Ziplock bags Aluminum Foil

Medical Sunscreen Bug Repellent -- Spray, Citronella Candle, etc. Aspirin, Ibruprofin Tums Antibiotics creams Tweezers for splinters & ticks Antiseptic, bandaids and bandages First Aid Kit (may include all the above items) Pocket Tissues

Cleaning & Personal Items Bar soap Washcloth Shampoo Toothpaste & toothbrush Comb/hair brush/clips/bands Makeup bag Razor & shaving cream Towel Toilet Paper Deodorant

Miscellaneous Small shovel Swiss Army knife Compass and Map Fishing pole and gear Duct tape and/or electrical tape Safety pins Cellular phone w/extra battery and car adapter Camera w/good battery and extra film Camcorder w/good battery and extra tapes MONEY, credit card, ID Binoculars Chairs Travel Clock Clothesline and Clothespins Basic tools (screwdrivers, pliers, etc.) Rope or String Canoe or boat Life jackets

Clothing Hat Bandanna Jacket Poncho Pants/Overalls, with belt Underwear Shirts Shoes, shower shoes, hiking boots Socks Work gloves & warm mittens/gloves Swimsuit PJ's Sunglasses Backpack Bags - Tent bag, grocery bags, etc. Ice Chests ICE! 5 gallon bucket or similar container Large sealable containers for food storage, to keep out the varmits Water At least 1/2 gallon a day per person, remember a filter system if relying on natural water. Hydration packs or botlles for hiking, biking or portability.

Lakes Region and Lake Winnipesaukee



Tamworth camping area


Adventurer Campground Rand Hill Road Alton Bay, NH 03810 603-875-6163

Viewland Camping Bay Hill Rd Alton Bay, NH 03810 603-875-7100


Granite State Campground Rt 106 Belmont, NH 03220 603-524-9460

Center Harbor

Long Island Bridge Campground Center Harbor, NH 03226 603-253-6053

Mayo Farms Camping Area Center Harbor, NH 03226 603-934-4582


Gunstock Campground Rt 11A Gilford, NH 03246 603-293-4341

Ellacoya State Park PO Box 7277 Gilford, NH 03247 603-271-3628


Hack-Ma-Tack Camping 713 Endicott St N Laconia, NH 03246-1708 603-366-5977

Weirs Beach Tent/Trailer Park Weirs Beach, NH 03247 603-366-4747

Paugus Bay Campground Weirs Beach, NH 03247 603-366-4757

Pine Hollow Camping PO Box 5024 Rt 3, Weirs Beach, NH 03247 603-366-2222


Clearwater Campgrounds 26 Campground Rd, Rt 104 Meredith, NH 03253 Summer: 603-279-7761

Harbor Hill Camping RR 25 Box 189 Meredith, NH 03253 603-279-6910

Meredith Woods Camping 26 Campground Rd, Rt 104 Meredith, NH 03253 603-279-5449 800-848-0328

Oak Hill Camping Pease Road Meredith, NH 03253


Arcadia Tent and trailer Moultonboro, NH 03254 603-253-6759

Pine Woods Moultonborough, NH 603-253-6251

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Lakes Region and Lake Winnipesaukee

RV Parks

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Rte 132N, RR1 Box 396 Ashland NH 03217 603-968-9000

Ellacoya State Park Gilford 600-ft. sandy beach on southwest shore of Lake Winnipesaukee RV park with 38 camp sites. Call (603) 271-3628 to make a reservation. Swimming, picnicking, store, bathhouse. Route 11, Gilford, 03249 (603)293-7821.

Twin Tamarack Family Camping and RV Resort Tent and RV sites, full hookup, 30-50 amp for campers who enjoy the peace and quiet of nature's best. Clean, modern facilities. Rt 104, Box 121, Rte 104, New Hampton, 03256 (603) 279-4387

Bethelwoods Campground and Inn Inn open Year-round. RV & Tent sites. Pool, rec. room, propane, store with RV parts. Don't camp? - Visit our 5 bedroom inn. Route 3, Holderness, NH 03245, Phone: (603) 279-6266

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