The first settlers to Moultonbough were grantees from Hampton and among them were at least 16 Moultons, giving the town its name. Colonel Jonathan Moulton was considered to be one of the richest men in the province at the start of the American Revolution. Moultonborough was chartered in 1763, and at the time was described as being near “Winnepisseoky Pond.”
The Town of Moultonborough boasts of mountains, lakes, streams and miles of natural habitat. Hiking Trails are abundant around some of the bogs and ponds and the way of life here is pure splendor.
It is also home to a visitor’s delight, The “Castle In The Clouds” which see’s guests from all over the country and locals as well. It boasts spectacular views of Lake Winnipesaukee and surrounding harbors as well as the gorgeous grounds upon which this castle rests.