How do Lakes Freeze?

This article was originally published by NH LAKES. Since early August when New Hampshire’s lakes typically achieve their warmest temperatures, our lakes have been cooling off and starting the freezing process. Here’s how it happens… As the air temperature drops during late-summer, the temperature of the upper layer of the lake drops, too. The cooling […]

Wildlife on Squam Lake in New Hampshire

From large mammals to tiny insects, the Squam Lakes and Watershed  are home to a diverse array of wildlife. The Squam Lakes Association (SLA) works cooperatively with other state and municipal government, educational institutions, and other organizations to protect wildlife and conserve habitat.  Loons on Squam Lake text provided by the Loon Preservation Committee The shores of […]

See New England Fall Foliage From The Lake

Cruise Lake Winnipesaukee, NH Aboard The M/S Mount Washington Mount Washington Cruises offers Scenic Fall Foliage Cruises and Sunset Dinner Dance Cruises on Lake Winnipesaukee. The M/S Mount Washington, a first-class, 230-ft. excursion ship, visits 5 ports on Lake Winnipesaukee and takes on passengers in Wolfeboro, Meredith, Center Harbor and Alton Bay on alternating days of the week with daily cruises […]

Lake House Decorating Ideas from a New Hampshire Cabin

Sheri and Gerry Weber turned a dark and dinky 500-square-foot cabin into an airy retreat, without expanding the New Hampshire home’s footprint. By Sharlene Breakey, Country Living Little House on the lake… When Sheri and Gerry Weber went in search of a place to put their boats, the two already owned an 1835 Cape-style house […]

Lake Life in New Hampshire

From VisitNH.gov New Hampshire is New England’s land of lakes. There are 273 in our Lakes Region alone and a whopping 1,300 ponds and lakes statewide. But don’t spend time tallying them. Swim, sail, canoe, tube, waterski, Jet Ski, kayak, cruise, paddleboard, pedal-boat, fish … and wish that each vacation day at the lake could […]

Award-Winning Beach Cottage Remodel

Reclaimed materials, optimized layout & storage, and beautiful design make for a mini retreat that’s all about maximum fun on the water. By Fran Sigurdsson, Published: May 1, 2012, Cabin Life Magazine Is it a cabin or a cabana? No matter – Gerry and Sheri Weber call their mini retreat perfect. “We love it,” says […]