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Clark's Trading Post and the White Mt. Central RR

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Address: 110 Daniel Webster Hwy, Lincoln, NH 03251
Phone Number: +1 603-745-8913
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Seasonal business.

A FUN FAMILY FAVORITE! Clark's Trading Post is...

Seasonal business.

A FUN FAMILY FAVORITE! Clark's Trading Post is celebrating over 80 years of entertainment. Don't miss the 30 minute bear show, starring our trained North American Black Bears! Ride the White Mt. Central RR steam train ride through the covered bridge and into Wolfman's Territory. From late June through Labor Day be amazed by our Chinese Acrobatic Troupe. Ride a Segway, test your skills on the Climbing Tower, cool off on the Blaster Boats or take a guided tour through Merlin's Mystical Mansion or the Tuttle's Rustic House. Visit our five museum buildings on the Victorian Main Street. Your admission ticket includes all rides and shows. Get a bite to eat at the Whistle Stop Snack Bar, Pullman's Lunch or make your own sundae at the Peppermint Saloon. Browse through the Candle Shop, Maple Cabin, Kilburn's Photo Parlor, Print Shop and our Main Gift Shop. We have the largest gift shop in the White Mountains containing the finest selection of souvenirs and gifts. We can BEARLY wait to see you at Clark's!

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LOVED THE BEARS

First time back in 25 years and this place is fantastic and I remembered it. I did get to drive a Segway which was my first time.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
StacyandRandy
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Central Maine
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Central Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First time back in 25 years and this place is fantastic and I remembered it. I did get to drive a Segway which was my first time.

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Tiverton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming to Clarks. Iv been coming every year fo 40 years with my parents and the last 22 with my children. They are so great woth there bears there part of there family. I will keep visiting every year till i can not return. Thank you

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Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great place, reasonable prices, kids age 4-16 everyone enjoyed themselves, definitely check out the shows!

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Clark’s is a wonderful place to bring your family, the bear show and Chinese acrobats were amazing. Lots of fun on the Segway’s, train ride and the water bumper ride we got soaked but didn’t care thankful for the great gift shop having sweat shirts to change into after, it was a little chili that day.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We called in October during the week and only the gift shop was operating, you couldn't even buy a cup of coffee. On the plus side the shop was quite good, but the idea of a venue with 'dancing bears' seems inappropriate in this day and age.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I haven't been to Clark's since I was a little girl, but it was exactly how I remembered it. The only new addition was a water slide that appeared to get you soaking wet (I was not brave enough to try it). As always, Clark's has such a homey feel to it. The gift stores are super cute and the... More 

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Holden, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is an amazing place to bring the family. Very clean, organized, and top quality programs. They are focused on education and entertainment which I find to be a nice combination.

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Willimantic, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place is wonderful. Every time that my family and I have been there it has been great. My nephew really enjoyed the new Anaconda water slide.

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Saco, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Fun spot if you are visiting the white mountain area in Lincoln NH! Train rides, bear show, water rides , rock wall & Segway rides just to name a few things! Fun old timer photos can be taken as well as gift shops & museums to be explored! Food is available as well! Neat place for family's !!

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Our family went to Clarks in October and we had one of the best times. The shows were great and prices were all reasonable in the different gift shops. Family run and it shows! :)

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