Summertime in the Androscoggin Valley

 Long, lazy days and star-filled nights. Warm temperatures just perfect for a refreshing swim in one of our pristine lakes or swimming holes. Delicious food eaten outdoors. Miles of ATV trails to ride. Mountains to hike. Rivers to raft. Small towns to explore. And so much more! Summertime…and the livin’s never been easier than in the Androscoggin Valley.

Ride the Wilds

Jericho Mountain State Park and the Androscoggin Valley are your access to Ride the Wilds, more than 1,000 miles of interconnected ATV trails across northern New Hampshire for some of the best riding in the East. Click here for ATV rentals.

Get Your Bike On

Hop on your mountain bike, fat bike or road bike for some of the best cycling around, from easy to challenging trails and loops. Bonus: Incredible scenery around every bend.

Go Fish

Our pristine waters draw anglers from around the world casting a line for salmon, trout, bass, pike, perch and pickerel.

Hike A Mountain

Short, easy climbs and challenging multi-day tramps are right on our doorstep. We have trails for every age and ability.

Immerse Yourself in Arts and Culture

The Androscoggin Valley has a rich historical past that complements its beautiful mountains, river, lakes and forests. Family attractions, live musical performances, architectural gems, historic sites, and festivals and fairs add a welcome flavor to your summer outings.

Get Paddling

Launch your canoe or kayak onto the Androscoggin River or one of our lakes and ponds for an incredible paddling experience enhanced by the beautiful landscape and the opportunity to see wildlife like moose, deer and bald eagles.

Go for the Thrill

Whether you like it wild or mild, our region’s outfitters offer customized rafting excursions — both whitewater and flatwater tours.

Beat the Heat

Nothing says summer like a plunge into refreshing water to cool off. We have rivers, lakes and freshwater swimming holes waiting to be explored.

Zip Through the Trees

Our zip lines and ropes courses deliver an unforgettable experience high among the treetops!

Weve Got Moose

Drive along most any road in the Androscoggin Valley region and you are apt to spot a moose or two. Or take a guided tour for a more relaxed view of the local wildlife.

Tee Up

The Androscoggin Valley is a golfer’s paradise with award-winning golf courses that include stunning views of the White Mountains.

Camping and Glamping

Tent out under the stars, stay in a yurt, or bring your RV to one of our campgrounds for an incomparable camping experience. Don’t forget the marshmallows!


For plenty of food and plenty of fun add the WingZilla BBQ Chicken Wing Cook-off, Horseshoe Tournament and Luau ATV Poker Run to your summer calendar.