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Quick pit stop

We popped in here trying to find the trail head for artists bluff. It was a quick walk to the lake... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
reestakdkwiejw
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Scenic fun

Echo Lake Beach is a gem, whether you're on the beach, on the lake, in the lake, or just driving... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
NHjo
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Rye, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We popped in here trying to find the trail head for artists bluff. It was a quick walk to the lake which was very calm and quiet with pretty views of the surrounding mountains.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank reestakdkwiejw
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Echo Lake Beach is a gem, whether you're on the beach, on the lake, in the lake, or just driving by. The scenery is GORGEOUS, in the true sense of the word.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NHjo
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Went just for the view, which was great. However, I can see where it would be fantastic on a hot day where you could avail yourself of the amenities. Still, beautiful setting with a perfect little lake surrounded by towering mountains. Great stop while you're...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TransplantedBuckeye
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We went on both a cloudy day and then a beautiful sunny day. Definitely more fun on the sunny day but managed to still enjoy canoeing on both days. Nice put in for the boat and our grandson enjoyed playing on the beach while we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hrotswitha B
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We stopped here for a picnic lunch before heading further north into Vermont. The beach is very narrow and there are not a lot of places in the shade to picnic. Didn’t go into the water, but from watching people, the slope seems to be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Happy_Camper_2004
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I love spending time at the white mountains, this place is so beautiful and the views of the mountains are simply breath taking. no place like this. Always sit here in the mornings drinking my coffee. Enjoyment at its fullest

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank christinastonge
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Its a beautiful lake surrounded by mountains. The water was a bit colder than i expected. We only spent a couple of hours, just enough to time to grab lunch and enjoy the scenery

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank madd4912
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Even though the weather seemed a little gloomy we arrived at the beach determined to go kayaking. The beach itself was clean and the restrooms and changing areas were in good condition. The young people working the hire shop were pleasant and helpful and despite...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank TheSpicebergs
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Echo lake is a wonderful beach surrounded by mountains. They have a reasonably priced concession stand. The bathrooms were clean and well kept. The beach itself is also very clean and relaxing. The reason for a 4 out of 5 is the fact that the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This is heaven Perfect beach Perfect lake Perfect view A way to have a perfect day There is a place to rent kiak and paddle botes so the teenagers will love it

Date of experience: July 2018
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There are toilet and changing room not sure about the showers
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Susan S
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About 3-5$ per person
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