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Address: Errol, NH
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6034823817
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This 8,700-acre lake is part of the Lake Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge...

This 8,700-acre lake is part of the Lake Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge and is a good place to view waterfowl and wildlife.

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Peaceful & Clean

Peaceful and clean camping. Nice beach on the lake with a dock for the kids to climb on and jump of. Nice large sites. Very nice staff. The only drawback for us (working from... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
HappilyHomeless2012
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Peaceful and clean camping. Nice beach on the lake with a dock for the kids to climb on and jump of. Nice large sites. Very nice staff. The only drawback for us (working from the Internet full time) is there is absolutely no Wifi or cell service and I mean NONE! The solution is to drive into Errol and sit... More 

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Thank HappilyHomeless2012
Fremont, New Hampshire
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51 reviews
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Lake Umbagog has at its South end Lake Umbagog State Park. They are pet friendly and have island sites. Friends of mine loved it, they rented an island that they only shared with their black lab.

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Thank BruceDMullen
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79 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a beautiful lake. It's known in the area as a favorite spot for moose, although we didn't see any during our visit. I'd highly recommend taking a drive/walk by around sunset, it's simply breathtaking. It's a great area for camping, hiking, walking, and being with nature!

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Thank CaitlinMarie85
Hooksett
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights & four days at a tent site. The area is clean and the staff is friendly, professional and accommodating. A great place to enjoy nature, tranquility as well as fishing.

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Thank Tim S
Rockport, Massachusetts
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56 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Been here a couple of times, always a great time when out on a remote site. Being on the main camp is a little bit to noisy for me. I'll take 10 days on r21 anytime. Views and wildlife abounds. Remotes it's are massive while base sites are more of the norm. Ice and woos in camp store, boat ramp... More 

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Thank michael t
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We enjoyed our stay immensely. We had campsite R1 and stayed two nights and three days. The staff was very friendly and accommodating, giving us 5 kayaks for the price of 4 and charging us for only two days of use. The campsite was clean and well kept. The view was beautiful. We were able to see bald eagles, loons,... More 

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Thank Minya S
Antrim, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

We stayed at Umbagog Lake State Park at the end of August 2016, Saturday to Monday. The campground was pretty quiet both nights. Bathroom were VERY clean! Showers were clean as well and were free, despite a coin operator found at the shower. The campgrounds were pretty spacious and were not on top of one another. My only complaint is... More 

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Arrived late, the owners were kind enough to leave a map for us and allow us entry. I had been excited about our site, but when we arrived it was much smaller than expected and the set-up was wonky. Due to the location of the fire pit, the trailer needs to be parked on the opposite side of the site... More 

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

This state park/national wildlife refuge is absolutely amazing!! The wildlife is incredible, just stayed 6 nights at remote site 29 and saw 6 moose, one was seen right from our site!! Plus we saw multiple bald eagles, loons, osprey, and even river otters. Great place to get away from everything and relax!!

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Thank John S
Nashua, New Hampshire
1 review
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I have been camping the better part of 35 years and my last trip here ticked me off. I have stayed at Umbagog about 6-7 times, and my last trip was the first time i had stayed at the base camp (not remote). Never again! The cons: The base camp- The main road is so close to the campground there... More 

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