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Echo Lake State Park

Off U.S 302, Conway, NH
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It was a beautiful day and a great place to cool off. There is a trail around the lake and there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marblehead, Massachusetts
via mobile
Great for families but not for couples looking for a quiet place to relax!

My husband and I decided to try Echo Lake after going up Cathedral Ledge since it was so close and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rockaway, New Jersey
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“picnic tables” (14 reviews)
“small lake” (5 reviews)
Off U.S 302, Conway, NH
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a beautiful day and a great place to cool off. There is a trail around the lake and there are also other trails that head in many directions. I would say that the lake area itself it on the small side and probably...More

Thank Elgtors
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I decided to try Echo Lake after going up Cathedral Ledge since it was so close and such a hot day. Not for us. Just wanted a place to relax and maybe swim. It seemed to be all families with little kids,...More

Thank Babs12564
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always spend two or three mornings by the lake when we visit the area. The beaches are clean and there are plenty of picnic tables to settle at. This year the water was really warm and full of tadpoles. Venture further round the lake...More

Thank Poppyblue2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Echo lake is a great swimming spot for families with young children. Entrance is cheap, there is lots of shade and picnic tables, there is plenty of shallow water, the toilets are clean and the water is warm (unlike the Saco River). As an adult...More

1  Thank Mcv759
Reviewed 10 July 2017

the lake is warm and the scenery cant be beat. There are boats to rent and its very family friendly perfect beach day with our 2 year old

Thank slc0531
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

easy to reach, easy to access, 4$ per adult for entrance and parking, short distance to the picnic area with many many sitting and eating areas, barbecue grills and all next to the beach! life guard service and designated swimming area. Go for a hike...More

2  Thank willyoutravel
Reviewed 4 July 2017

So peaceful and beautiful. We would definitely add a visit to this lake to our annual trip to North Conway. We fell in love with this place. We went at the end of June. So quiet. I bet in July it's not quiet, but I...More

Thank Faguirre81
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here to let the kids run/swim. There are changing stalls, place to wash your feet off, and a grill if you want to take it that far. Adults are $4 and 6 to 11( I think) are $2 under 6 is free. You can...More

Thank Marie G
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Good place for fishing and picnic. It has few tables to sit. It is tucked away in the woods but worth the visit

Thank Kash K
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I love it here. I was working in a summer camp and this was were I went for my day off. Its perfect!

1  Thank Viva_Adventures
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28 June 2017|
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Response from life2megr8 | Reviewed this property |
We walked to the lake from a home we rented on Airbnb. It was off season, so no State park fees applied during the time of our visit.
Sheila C
29 September 2016|
Response from Bpkengor | Reviewed this property |
I would assume yes but not sure. that said, it is not a very big body of water and i would not consider it a great place to kayak. you can walk around the entire lake in probably 20 minutes.
Genie M
12 October 2015|
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Response from Moey550 | Reviewed this property |
There is no signage and we just went this past weekend and there wasn't an attendant on just envelopes to leave a donation. So we just walked in a threw a little something in the envelope.

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