Welcome to

Stratford

New Hampshire

Things to Do In and Around Stratford

 

ATVing  |  Canoeing & KayakingHikingHunting and Fishing  |  Museums
Mushing  |  Theatre  |  Skiing  | Snowmobiling  |  Wildlife Watching | Year Round Recreation Center
 

 

 

 

 

Winter Trail | copyright Kathy LaFrance & Nature's Visions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Relax and go fishing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pine Martin | copyright Kathy LaFrance & Nature's Visions

 

ATVing

More than 120 miles of trails
 
Local club: North Country ATV Club
 
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All Clubs: New Hampshire Trails
 
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Canoeing & Kayaking

Stratford has two Connecticut River access points - one in the Hollow at Maidstone Bridge and the other off Main Street in North Stratford. So grab your canoe or kayak and start paddling

or check out:
 

Northern Forest Canoe Trail
 
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Flatwater Paddling in Northern NH
 
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Hiking

With thousands of miles of trails to hike (including the Appalachian), you'll never be bored
 
Percy Peaks Trail
trailhead off Nash Stream, near
Stratford Hollow
 
 
Hikes in the region
 
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New Hampshire Trails
 
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Cohos Trails
 
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The Appalachian Trail
     National Park Service website
     Appalachian Trail Conservancy
 

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Hunting & Fishing

Hunt moose, deer, bear, wild turkey and other game. Go fly fishing, angling, or ice fishing in the area's rivers, lakes and ponds.

Hunting & fishing information and licenses available at:
 
Ducret's Sporting Goods
Colebrook
 
603.237.4900
NH Fish & Game
     Fishing
     Hunting
 

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Museums

For a little indoor fun, take a look at these museums:
 
Cohos Historical Society
(please visit our Organizations page for hours and contact information)
 
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Frog Museum at the Foolish Frog
N. Stratford
 
603.636.9843
Stratford Library
(please visit our Town Government page for hours and contact information)
 
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Mushing

 
New Hampshire Trails
 
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Theatre

Watch a live performance or even launch your acting career
 
The Weathervane Theatre
Whitefield
 
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Tillotson Center for the Arts
   
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Skiing

Alpine or Nordic skiing - the choice is yours
 
Bretton Woods Ski Area
Bretton Woods (south of Stratford)
 
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Burke Mountain
 
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New Hampshire Trails
 
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Snowmobiling

In NH, for insurance purposes, anyone who wants to snowmobile must join a snowmobile club. The good news - Stratford has one and their membership form is online
 
Local club: Stratford Nighthawks
 
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All Clubs: New Hampshire Tails
 
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Wildlife Watching

Birds, wild turkeys, deer, black bears, moose and an abundance of wildlife call Stratford their home. Be sure to visit the Silvio Conte Wildlife Center right across the river in Bloomfield, VT.
 

Year Round Recreation Center

North Country Recreation Center -
year round recreation with an indoor pool, playground, seasonal ice rink. Open to the public - admission is on a donation basis.
Located at 33 Rec Center Road in Colebrook NH. Look for the sign on Route 3 (2/10 of a mile north of Rt. 145 intersection)
603-237-4019

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