Winnipesaukee, Lake

Winnipesaukee, Lake

(wĭn'ĭpəsô`kē), 71 sq mi (184 sq km), E central N.H.; largest in the state. The lake is irregular in shape, with many indentations. It has 283 mi (455 km) of shoreline and many small islands. Lake Winnipesaukee drains into the Merrimack River through the 20-mi-long (32-km) Winnipesaukee River. The region around the lake is a popular summer resort.
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Webster Lake is considered among the top six annual venues for competitive bass fishing events in New England, along with the Connecticut River, Lake Winnipesaukee, Lake Champlain and a few others.