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Category Archives: The NH State Park Experience

Fun on the Franconia Ridge!

Fun on the Franconia Ridge!

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

As the Interpretive Ranger at FNSP I also staff the Hiker Information Cabin at Lafayette Place Campground. I talk to hikers about lots of things. You can imagine…hiker stuff like routes, estimated times, safety, weather, water, maps and, of course, … Continue reading

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The Story of a Girl, a Turtle and a Slowdown

The Story of a Girl, a Turtle and a Slowdown

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If you have ever stepped into the Greenfield State Park office around 5 p.m. on a Friday night, you quickly realize that Greenfield is an extremely busy place. Often, around this time, I am tucked away in the back office … Continue reading

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A Cathedral Without Walls

A Cathedral Without Walls

Posted on by Andrew Reynolds

“If there is to be peace in the world, There must be peace in the nations.   If there is to be peace in the nations, There must be peace in the cities.   If there is to be peace … Continue reading

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Pillsbury Camping & Sunapee Craft Fair

Pillsbury Camping & Sunapee Craft Fair

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

On the first August weekend, our family drove to Washington NH to spend the night at Pillsbury State Park.  Our campsite rested on the banks of May pond, one of four small bodies of water which are joined by dams … Continue reading

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Lake of Bays and Bogs

Lake of Bays and Bogs

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

Hello again from The Great North Woods or Le Grand Bois Du Nord. I have been here for a couple months now and have started to learn all the reasons that people come to Umbagog Lake State Park year after … Continue reading

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3 Bear Brook Favorites

3 Bear Brook Favorites

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By Andrew Post, SCA Interpretive Ranger With 10,000 acres to explore, Bear Brook is one of the largest state parks in New Hampshire and has plenty to offer for every visitor.  Throughout this post you will find some of my … Continue reading

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Art of Adventure

Art of Adventure

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By Deb Brzozwski, SCA Interpretive Ranger at Franconia Notch State Park “A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, … Continue reading

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So you're going Moosin'

So you’re going Moosin’

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By Caleb Savage, Interpretive Ranger at Lake Francis State Park Before arriving in the Great North Woods, I researched the town of Pittsburg, home to Lake Francis State Park, and they exclaimed that there are more moose than people! Many … Continue reading

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Cloudbusting at Rollins State Park

Cloudbusting at Rollins State Park

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

Just west of Concord lies Warner, NH, a town which hold its history dear.  Proud Federalist homes line the main street as you wind your way on Route 103.  My son, Aaron, and I chose a hot July day to … Continue reading

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Afterloon Delight

Afterloon Delight

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Written by Rachael Esh, Interpretive Ranger at White Lake State Park As a girl coming from the flat plains of Illinois, I was not used to seeing mountains or some of the unique wildlife New England has to offer. Upon … Continue reading

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