New Hampshire | The Granite State
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The White Mountains to the north; a brilliant patch of seacoast to the east; handsome, white-steepled villages to the south; a mighty river defining the western border; plus not one, but two, Lakes Districts sprinkled around the middle … In New Hampshire it’s actually possible to compress every landscape experience into the space of hours. But why would you want to? There’s an Ivy League college town with a primo art museum to explore, unparalleled kayaking along the Connecticut River, a port city rich in maritime history, zipline adventuring, and even the good possibility of spotting a moose.
Perched on a hilltop in Loudon, New Hampshire, Miles Smith Farm is a family-owned-and-operated, grass-fed beef farm with a mission. After a mild winter, it was a cold and snowy spring here in southern New Hampshire. When the morning dawned bright and sunny on a recent Saturday, I took advantage of the pleasant weather...Read more
Before New Hampshire's symbol fell on May 3, 2003, Niels Nielsen acted as caretaker for the Old Man of the Mountain for decades. Excerpt from “The Old Man Comes Down from the Mountain,” Yankee Magazine, July 1991. In 1959 Niels Nielsen moved to New Hampshire from Brooklyn, New York, to join the...Read more