- The list below includes 89 free or cheap things to do in or near Laconia, New Hampshire, including 92 different types of inexpensive activities like Arcades, Mini Golf, History Museums and Beaches.
- From White Mountains National Forest to Ahern State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Laconia and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wolfeboro, Concord, Meredith and Gilford.
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Clubhouse Road, Quechee, VT 05059 MoreLess Info
From whitewater rafting to canoe rentals, Wilderness Trails & the Vermont Fishing School organizes fishing trips with experienced instructors in the region's lakes and rivers. During the winter, the school offers ice fishing trips with a complimentary hot lunch.
At the Seacoast Science Center, visitors can play on a playground, take nature walks, and see four lighthouses. Visitors can also participate in educational programs to help them understand sea life better with most programs being geared to children.
One of the main draws of the Simon Pearce Mill is the fully-functioning glass workshop where visitors can actually watch the glassblowers at work. Pieces made on site can be purchased in the retail store and there is also an adjoining riverfront restaurant.
Founded in 1994, Smuttynose Brewing produces its own year-round and seasonal beers including pumpkin, pale, wheat and brown ales. The brewery offers guided tours with information about the brewing process and complimentary beer samples.
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153 Main St, Route 16A, Jackson, NH 03486 MoreLess Info
Jackson Ski Touring Foundation offers almost 100 miles of trails for cross-country skiing. The foundation is dedicated to offering trails for everyone from the novice to the expert, along with opportunities to enjoy those trails.
An 80-acre park, Wonderbrook Park offers a variety of amenities for visitors. It has a central hiking trail through the wilderness, broad open green spaces, and picnic tables. This quiet and placid park offers wildlife viewing, as well.