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Camping in the Lakes Region

There is no better family time, then spent camping in the lakes region and lake Winnipesaukee region of New Hampshire. There are many choices to go camping, whether you have a camper, tent, or your looking for a RV Park.  You can choose State parks or a cabin or cottage to rent. You can always find what your family needs in the Lakes Region. Such great local attractions, restaurants, canoeing, renting boats, its just endless the amount of fun you can have for your vacation and weekend day-tripping!

Make sure you go over the camping check lists below

  • Camping Checklist
  • Lake Winnipesaukee Campgrounds
  • Lake Winnipesaukee RV Parks


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

Campgrounds And RV Parks

Roberts Knoll Campground – RV Park –  1439 Wolfeboro Hwy, Alton, NH 03809 – (603) 569-0590

Spring Haven Campground – 1702 Mt Major Hwy, Alton Bay, NH 03810 – (603) 520-5341

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, Laconia NH 03247  Requires –Online Reservation: Requires Confirmation.

Paugus Bay Campground  Hilliard Rd., Weirs Beach, Laconia NH 03247 603-366-4757

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

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

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

Meredith Woods Camping 26 Campground Rd, Rt 104 Meredith, NH 03253 (603-279-5449 ) and 1-800-848-0328 with Indoor Pool!


Long Island Bridge Campground –  29 Long Island Rd, Moultonborough, NH 03254 –  (603) 253-6053

Bears Pine Woods Campground & Resort – Moultonborough, NH 603-253-6251

Beaver Hollow Campground – 
700 Route 16,  Ossipee, New Hampshire
(603) 539-4800


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