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Things to Do in Monadnock NH

Scenic New Hampshire's Monadnock Region offers many activites and things to do both outdoors and indoors.

The Grand Monadnock is more frequently known as Mt. Monadnock and is known as the most hiked mountain in America. It is the second most hiked mountain in the world after Mt. Fuji in Japan.

Covered Bridges and Stone Arch Bridges take you back to another time when life's pace was a bit slower. The covered bridges are located in Hancock and Swanzey New Hampshire. Hillsborough is home to more than a dozen historic stone arch masonry bridges and are recognized as a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.

New Hampshire State and National Parks are a great place for outdoor fun. There are ten parks in the Monadnock Region with opportunities for camping, kayaking, swimming, picnicking, hiking, mountain climing, biking, and boating.

Fairs and Festivals can be found all year and offer a variety of entertainment and learning opportunities.

Arts, Culture and Heritage enrich our lives and put is in touch with our values. Enjoy, live music, theatre, art garlleries with regional artists, as well as museums and historical societies.

Calendar of Events for the Monadnock Region includes many more opportunities. Be sure to check these listings when you plan your travel.