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What a great surprise to have booked this state park! Only 40 spaces but man what a view from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John K
via mobile
Awesome family place

Recently visited the park for a wedding. It was a surprise, very nice area, the lake and the... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
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  • Average1%
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“public beach”(3 reviews)
“sandy bottom”(2 reviews)
This park includes a beach for swimming on Lake Winnipesaukee.
Route 11, Scenic Drive, Gilford, NH 03246
+1 603-293-7821
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great surprise to have booked this state park! Only 40 spaces but man what a view from almost all of them of the lake!! Everyone has been very helpful and offered information about the local area. Great beach area, clean bath house, only...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Recently visited the park for a wedding. It was a surprise, very nice area, the lake and the scenery of the area was beautiful. A great place for families.

1  Thank Floridacape
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Great location for a family reunion. We rented the pavilion for the day. Nice place for lunch and dinner. Great shade and cool breezes off the lake made this comfortable for all ages. Nice grassy area with horse shoe pits which was also great for...More

Thank dak707
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

While visiting the lake, we stopped in to take a look. The parking was clean and large. The walk to the beach was inviting. The beach was very clean and large. The swim area was clearly marked. There was a small store for goodies and...More

3  Thank ken k
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I went with my fiancé, as well as the grandkids, what is normally a fun day was a total disaster. It was not even noon time and the young people beside us were drinking heavy liquor, swearing frequently dropping the “F”Bombs and blasting the music....More

7  Thank William D
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Yes. It was horrible. Such a beautiful place ruined by vulgarity, extremely loud music with heavy sexual overtones, and rides visitors. I was appalled. I felt so bad for the families trying to escape this mess, but couldn't - do they left early, like many...More

5  Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Gorgeous beach, camping and picnic area on the largest lake in the area...great spot to spend a summer day...the whole family will enjoy ...

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

All seasons are beautiful here, swimming in the summer, hiking in the fall. Bring your own picnic lunch. Plenty of parking.

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Thank you . Very nice state park lots of water and great for small children. Water is not deep until you get far out. Camping is there as well. Close to local restaurant and small grocery store.

Thank Raoul P
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Very picturesque beach and picnic area on lake winnepasakee $5 per adult $1 children Has store and snack bar

Thank tjay s
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Betty H
23 January 2017|
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Response from eagle12342015 | Reviewed this property |
There is a place to launch boats. However, I do not think there is a concrete ramp. I think you back over a sandy beach. I am going up next weekend and will try to get you a better answer. You could probably write the NH... More