Welcome to the Lake Sunapee Region!

    For more than two centuries, visitors from all over the world have chosen New Hampshire’s Lake Sunapee Region as their ideal year-round vacation destination. Located in the central western part of New Hampshire, this area offers a relaxed lifestyle and boasts a wide variety of activities for all ages. Stroll through the charming New England villages with their lovely inns, bed & breakfasts, fine restaurants and unique retail shops. When visiting the Lake Sunapee Region take advantage of a full calendar of activities and cultural events no matter the season.


    Highlights of SUMMER in the Lake Sunapee Region ~ boating, kayaking, biking, hiking, swimming, paddle boarding, fishing and so much more.

    Highlights of FALL in the Lake Sunapee Region ~ amazing fall foliage, scenic drives, hunting, numerous covered bridges to explore, many fall festivals and events.

    Highlights of WINTER in the Lake Sunapee Region ~ alpine and cross country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and boating, horse drawn sleigh rides and magical winter scenes.

    Highlights of SPRING in the Lake Sunapee Region ~ beautiful blossoms and gardens, hiking, biking, and so much more.


    We invite you to come and visit our beautiful region. Connecting with our local Chamber of Commerce will get you all the information you need to make a trip to the Lake Sunapee Region the best it can be.

    When you explore The Lake Sunapee Region you will find the best hidden gem of New Hampshire. 


  • Fall in the Lake Sunapee Region!

    Fall is an absolutely gorgeous time in New Hampshire but even more so in the Lake Sunapee Region. From hiking on the many beautiful trails around our amazing lakes and our mountains to apple and pumpkin picking at many of our local farms and farm stands - there is truly something for everyone to enjoy here. From fun and festive seasonal events to numerous locally owned shops and eateries our region truly is a fantastic place to visit for just a day trip, a weekend getaway, a week vacation or even longer!

    Our Lake Sunapee Region Information Guide is a great resource to use when planning your time in our area. Email Admin@LakeSunapeeRegionChamber.com if you would like a paper copy mailed to your home address. You can also click the digital version to the right of your screen to access it online.

    Take a look here at some of the many activities our area can provide to you during the summer season...

    Foliage Hiking

    Pick Your Own Apples & Pumpkins

    Visit Local Farms for Autumn Decorations like mums & cornstalks

    Scenic Foliage Drives


    Fall Events in the Lake Sunapee Region

    October 1st to the 31st - The Return of the Lake Sunapee Region Pumpkin People

    October 2nd - Greater Claremont Chili Cook Off & Fall Fest AND Newport Chamber Fireworks at Parlin Field

    October 9th - 5th Annual NH Duck Drop at Mt. Sunapee


    Attractions to Consider while in the Area

    Sunapee Cruises - Dinner & Foliage Boat Rides

    Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum

    NH Telephone Museum

    John Hay Estate at The Fells in Newbury

    Lots of local shops like Go Lightly, Allioops, Artisans, Kearsarge Food Coop, Colonial, Deck Dock, Door Mill Store and so many more!

  • Day Trip Destinations with WNTK

    Every Friday morning at 9:00am Ashlee is on the radio with Matt from WNTK FM 99.7 with a program called "Daytrip Destinations!"

    Where we discuss Route 11/103 retail, restaurant, lodging, non-profit organization members from our three chamber coverage area! These are places you can go over the coming weekend to shop locally, support local businesses and learn more about what's available to us right in our own backyard!

    Listen to past episodes here...

    WNTK Daytrip Destinations Podcast

  • Your Regional Calendar...

  • Return of the Pumpkin People!

    Be sure you register for the Lake Sunapee Region Return of the Pumpkin People!

    For the month of October you will see these creative displays popping up all over our towns. The deadline to register for the event is October 4th so we can get all the entries included on our virtual map which will be shared widely.  You do NOT need to be a Chamber member to participate. The public gets to VOTE on their favorite displays and that will be shared starting the week of October 25th with the winners to be announced on October 31st!


    Let's all enjoy the beautiful season of fall ~ where we get to live, work and play!

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  • Click the cover below to view the Guide as a PDF

    Let us know if you would like a printed copy mailed to you:


  • Stay in the know with the Lake Sunapee Region Chamber!

  • Local Loot

    Look for the Local Loot logo in participating stores and businesses.
    What is Local Loot?

  • Special Events

    9/17/2021 - Autumn Vibes at Muster Field Farm with Nick's Other Band

  • Chamber News

    The LSRCC was able to partner up with our regional chamber neighbors in a partnership program with the State of NH. We were able to bring in around $275K to our region.

    The programs we created had a focus on COVID recovery for businesses & communities as well as elements of travel & tourism for our region.