New Hampshire is a small New England state full of quaint towns and large wilderness areas. In the middle is the Lakes Region, with tiny islands scattered throughout it’s a popular destination for outdoor activities such as canoeing, fishing and hiking. In the north, White Mountain National Forest is known for its winter sports activities. The small town of Portsmouth is a popular tourist destination in the summer with scenic beaches and harbors, great lobster, music and art festivals, as well as cold beer there is a lot to enjoy when visiting this town. Another point of interest for tourist is Lake Winnipesaukee; it is the largest lake in New Hampshire and is located in the Lakes Region. With 258 islands and miles of shoreline the lake is great for camping, boating, and fishing. But the best outdoor activity in this New England state is golf, with tons of great public courses golfers can enjoy the outdoors while playing the sport they love.
The Mount Washington Course is a must play. The Donald Ross design captures incredible views of the Omni Mount Washington Hotel and the surrounding mountains. Perfect for a long weekend getaway, the hotel includes a spa and wellness center, tennis courts, and the Bretton Woods Stables that offer equestrian activities for all levels. Another artfully designed course by legendary course architect Robert Trent Jones Sr., is Portsmouth Country Club. One of the most memorable golf experiences in the granite state this coastal masterpiece has several holes that play along the Great Bay. The clubhouse at Owl’s Nest Golf Club sits atop an elegant knoll surrounded by stunning panoramic views of the course and the mountains while The Sunset Room, offers a full service restaurant and tavern. Owl’s Nest is more than just a round of golf it is an experience, one that you don’t want to miss!
With so many outdoor activities New Hampshire is a great place to make a summer getaway. Make sure to bring your clubs and enjoy the beautiful scenery on one of the many great courses.