Lake Winnipesaukee is not only the largest lake in the entire state of New Hampshire, but it is also one of the biggest attractions of the area. Lake Winnipesaukee has many farms surrounding it that offer shops and tours. You can purchase fresh produce, milk, and other unique items at some of the local farms in the area.
New Hampshire is known for its exceptional maple syrup and maple sugaring. You can visit some of the local maple sugar shacks or sugar houses where maple syrup is produced. Some farms offer tours of their maple syrup production facilities, and some have gift shops to purchase the maple syrup.
Listed below are just a few of many different Lake Winnipesaukee area farms. Contact us if you know of other farms in the area that should be listed.
Apple Hill Farm
Apple Hill Farm is the perfect stop to pick your own strawberries. During strawberry season there is nothing better than fresh strawberries for strawberry shortcake, strawberries and ice cream or just a sweet strawberry on its own. Apple Hill Farm, located in the Lake Winnipesaukee area, offers you the opportunity to visit the farm and pick your own strawberries right out of the field. Upon arrival you will be offered a basket to fill with as many strawberries as you can fit. You can even enjoy a strawberry right out of the field without it ever touching your basket first. Apple Hill Farm is a once in a lifetime experience of enjoying fresh strawberries that you have picked yourself.
Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center is a great stop for not only an environmental educational experience, but also to see an old operation for maple sugaring. On the grounds of Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center visitors are offered the opportunity to view a solar energy system and historical barns along with the maple sugaring operation. For an educational experience that is also fun, Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center is the perfect stop.
The Lake Winnipesaukee area has a wide variety of activities to offer its tourists. Whether you are traveling alone or with your entire family, there is sure to be an activity that you will enjoy. These are just a couple of many different farms that are open to the public in the Lake Winnipesaukee area.
Remick Country Doctor Museum and Farm
Remick Country Doctor Museum and Farm is a great place for children and families to visit. In addition to the museum, there is a working farm that can be explored on one of its walking tours. In addition, there is a farm stand from which to select fresh produce, and children are able to interact with the farm animals.
Hours of operation and tour times at Remick Country Doctor Museum and Farm vary depending on the season.