Echo Lake State Park

Echo Lake State Park


Location:Off NH 302, near North Conway.
Facilities:Beach, bathhouse, picnic tables, hiking trails, scenic auto road.
Activities:Swimming, fishing, boating (non-motorized only), hiking, rock climbing, ice climbing.
Special Features:A scenic trail around the lake affords great views of sheer, 700-foot Cathedral Ledge, which towers over the lake. A mile-long auto road and hiking trails lead to the top of Cathedral Ledge, with views across the Saco River Valley to the White Mountains. Park is open weekends only starting Memorial Day, and then daily from June 24 to Labor Day.
Conway, NH 03818

Phone:603-356-2672
Web: www.nhstateparks.org/ParksPages/EchoLake/EchoLake.html
Size: 118 acres.

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Nearby is Echo Lake State Park, with easy hiking trails around the lake, and the main attraction, Cathedral Ledge, a popular rock-climbing spot even though it has a sheer, steep, granite face.