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.
Summer in the Lake Sunapee Region!
Summer 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 majestic mountains to strawberry and blueberry 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...
Easy, Moderate or Challenging Hiking Trails with beautiful scenery
Pick Your Own Strawberries & Blueberries at our local farms ~ so many more Pick-Your-Owns too
Visit our local museums and historical properties for a look into what living in this area was like years and years ago
Paddleboard, Kayak and boat rentals on Lake Sunapee, Little Lake Sunapee, Pleasant Lake and so many more
Some of our Summer Events in the Lake Sunapee Region
July 4th Weekend - Throughout the entire weekend you will find parades, breakfasts, lunches, fairs and of course fireworks
July 9 - Newbury Old Home Day - an incredible all day event right in Newbury Harbor
August 4 to 7 - New London Hospital Days - Meet the Chamber Night, Band Night, Parade, Stars Above Circus, the Triathlon and so much more
August 6 to 14 - The League of NH Craftsmen Fair at Mount Sunapee - internationally known, this fair is one event to not miss this summer
Attractions to Consider while in the Area
Sunapee Cruises - Dinner & Narrated Boat Rides on Lake Sunapee
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!
Your Regional Calendar...
Click the cover below to view the 2022 to 2023 Lake Sunapee Region Info Guide as a PDF
Feel free to stop by the office at 328 Main Street in New London to pick up a copy OR let us know if you would like a printed copy mailed to you:
Don't forget our Local Loot Program!
Our Local Loot Gift Certificates are a great way to support our local businesses!
You can use them wherever you see the above sticker at their establishment. It's simple to participate! If you are a Chamber Member you can accept Local Loot GCs at your location like you would cash. Then connect with Ashlee at the Chamber and you get a check for the amount of the Local Loot GC! Easy!
Local Loot GCs can be purchased at the Chamber Office or over the phone by calling 603.526.6575. Cash or Checks are accepted for Local Loot and we distribute them in smaller amounts to make it easier for our members to accept them.