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Tag Archives: Pawtuckaway State Park

 Meet the Neighbors

Meet the Neighbors

Posted on by Discover Power of Parks SCA Interpreters

I have been living in Pawtuckaway’s Big Island campground for just over a month now, and have truly fallen in love with this place, with the neighborhood if you will. On a Saturday morning I wake up to children riding … Continue reading

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WildTuckaway Delights

WildTuckaway Delights

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By Emily Barry, Interpretive Ranger at Pawtuckaway State Park Saturdays between the hours of 12:00 and 5:00 pm, picnickers descend upon Pawtuckaway in full force. It is the picnicker’s bewitching hour and the grills are ablaze, various cuts of meats … Continue reading

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What goes screeEEECH in the night?

What goes screeEEECH in the night?

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By Emily Barry, Interpretive Ranger at Pawtuckaway State Park As our twilight bike ride came to an end, my friend Andrew and I cruised back to Big Island at Pawtuckaway State Park. The campground was quiet, the weekend campers had … Continue reading

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Pawtuckaway Camping, Kayaking, and Hiking

Pawtuckaway Camping, Kayaking, and Hiking

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

Pawtuckaway State Park in Nottingham NH was a wonderful spot for our first family camping trip of the season. As we are a family of seven, with four teenagers, my oldest son decided to set up a campsite on his … Continue reading

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Pawtuckaway is for Paddlers

Pawtuckaway is for Paddlers

Posted on by Andrew Reynolds

It has been said that no animal better symbolizes northern wilderness than the common loon, who has lived in this area longer than any other bird–an estimated 60 million years. However, like our enduring environment, this magnificent bird is in … Continue reading

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Leave No Trace at Pawtuckaway State Park

Leave No Trace at Pawtuckaway State Park

Posted on by Theresa Conn, New Hampshire State Parks Winter Intern

On an unseasonably balmy 80 degree day last week, my friends Caroline, Greg, and I headed to Pawtuckaway State Park to do some campfire cooking. Unfortunately, things did not work out as planned. It turns out the campground/campfire area doesn’t … Continue reading

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Pawtuckaway State Park

Pawtuckaway State Park

Posted on by Theresa Conn, New Hampshire State Parks Winter Intern

Good Morning, UNH! It was the last day of the semester. Finals were done and most students were already home for the holidays. However, I was not in any rush to get home. First off, my room looked like this. … Continue reading

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