The Spot for Winter Fun
Cozying up by the fire on a cold winter day is tempting, but why stay at home when there’s so much to enjoy in the area? Meredith Bay residents make the most out of the season with these Lake Region winter attractions.
HIT THE SLOPES
What’s your favorite outdoor winter activity? Whether it’s skiing, snowboarding, tubing, snowshoeing, or ice skating, we have it all in the Lakes Region! Layer up and enjoy the long list of winter activities offered at nearby Gunstock Mountain, Loon Mountain, and Waterville Valley.
VISIT THE LARGEST ARCADE IN THE WORLD
If escaping the cold is more your thing, embrace your inner child with a visit to Funspot! Founded in 1952, Funspot offers over 600 games, including 300 classic arcade games, a 20-lane ten pin and candlepin bowling center, cash bingo, indoor mini-golf, a restaurant, tavern, and more.
For more information about Funspot, click here. Click the photo for an interview with Bob Lawton, founder of Funspot and the Lake Winnipesaukee Museum, and learn more about the history of some of Funspot’s games and why they are so meaningful to Bob.
LIVE OUT A DISNEY TALE
Visit the award-winning ice castles in North Woodstock, NH! Hundreds of thousands of icicles were hand-placed by professional ice artists to create these magical displays. The castles feature LED-lit sculptures, frozen thrones, ice-carved tunnels, slides, fountains, and more. Snow princesses are also around for pictures at designated times!
To purchase your tickets, click here.
UNWIND WITH A GLASS OF WINE
A glass of Hermit Woods wine is the perfect cure for the wintertime blues! Visit this winery, listed as one of Food and Wine Magazine’s 500 Best Wineries in 2017, to discover more about their unique barrel aging process and enjoy their tours, tasting room, or recently added deli. If wine isn’t your drink of choice, Hermit Woods also has two locally brewed beers from small craft breweries in NH.
To learn more about Hermit Woods Winery & Deli, click here.
If you’re looking for a lake home to create wonderful winter traditions with your family, view our listings here.