• Lake Winnipesaukee


Lake Winnipesaukee is the largest lake in New Hampshire and offers fun all summer long. A few favorite activities include: swimming, hiking, skiing, shopping, fishing, ice fishing, boating or just hanging out at the beach! Golf Courses as well as the famous Mount Washington Cruise Ship and Winnipesaukee Railroad are just 10 minutes away.

New Activities Package

Enjoy everything the lake has to offer, sign up for our activities package and have access to boat rides, kayak, canoes, pedal boats and more. call front desk for more details.


Great diversity of terrain combined with the amazing views of Lake Winnipesaukee make Center Harbor the best location for hikers on every level. Here are just a few samples of the most popular hikes near by:

  • Red Hill Mtn.
  • West Rattlesnake Mtn.
  • Chamberlin-Reynolds Memorial Forest
  • Belkmap Woods

Learn about Wildlife and the Ecology of NH at The Loon Center. (Free admission)

Horseback Riding

Enjoy the scenic lakes region on horseback at Cobble Mountain Stables, located at Gunstock Recreation Area.
Cobble Mountain Stables


The peace and quiet of the north side of the lake makes Center Harbor a perfect place to go out and enjoy nature. Explore Lake Winnipesaukee with a kayak or canoe from:
Wild Meadow Kayak/Canoe - All Center Harbor Inn guest receive a 10% discount on rentals.

Scuba Diving

Explore the lake from a completely different angle and enjoy the experience and safety of diving with one of the most experienced divers on the lake, former SEAL diver Dave Ferroulo.
Fathom Divers---All Center Harbor Inn guest receive special discounts on diving lessons.


For many years Center Harbor has been a year round destination for fishermen of all ages and skills. We offer the most satisfying location for your trip, including private docks, moorings, and a public boat ramp at walking distance as well as parking for trucks and trailers. Don't keep the fish waiting for you , have fun and go out and fish!

Fish Lake Winni Charter Fleet: Whether you want to fish some of New Hampshire's smaller ponds or its crown jewel Lake Winnipesaukee, Fish Lake Winni Charter Fleet can and will provide you with an unforgettable fishing and scenic adventure. The experience will leave you with memories and pictures you will talk about for years to come. click here to access special packages and discounts.


The ice is out! That means boating season is on! Bring your own or rent one at Meredith Marina which has a great variety of boats and jet skis.

Meredith Marina - All Center Harbor Inn guest receive a 10% discount on rentals.
EKAL Excursions offers our guests special discounts and packages on watersports Lessons and Cruises.
Wakeboarding Lessons available at Wake Up and Ride Wakeboarding.


An abundance of shops and restaurants are within walking distance and offer a wide assortment of both formal and casual dining.

For more information regarding our packages and rates, contact us: reservations@centerharborinn.com
or call us toll-free at 877-923-6873