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November getaway

Easy to make a reservation and beautiful drive to Echo Bluff State Park. The growns are well kept... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
Saint Louis, Missouri
A nice walk around on a cool November day

Definitely not beach weather, but we had a nice walk around the park with a nice view of the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
John B
Boston, Massachusetts
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“picnic tables” (15 reviews)
“small lake” (6 reviews)
“cathedral ledge” (23 reviews)
Off U.S 302, Conway, NH
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JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

Easy to make a reservation and beautiful drive to Echo Bluff State Park. The growns are well kept and new trees and grass are developing. Stayed in a suite in the log. The 2 bedroom had everything we needed. Dinner at the restaurant had a...More

Thank kdawg010
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Definitely not beach weather, but we had a nice walk around the park with a nice view of the post-foliage mountains around us. A beautiful lake ,a great walk!

Thank John B
Reviewed 7 November 2016

when you just need to unwind this is a great place to take a short walk to take in the view of the bottom of the Notch.in the summer it is a good place to swim and you can rent canoes until late in the...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful park with a lake surrounded by a rock bluff. In the fall, the trees are so colorful and reflect into the water for breath taking photos. There is swimming in the summer with lifeguards. There is also a nice large picnic...More

Thank JNSMac
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Another great short hike for our toddler -around a small lake, very cute. We were only there for less than 30 min however, so the price you pay to get in is not really worth it. We had paid to park by Diana's baths the...More

1  Thank Harte_Family
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Echo Lake State Park is a beautiful, romantic, picturesque and well maintained! We were visiting the area and the Echo Lake State park was suggested as a must see, we agree, it is a Must!

Thank Broke-and-Hungry
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Nice lake for swimming and great views of the mountains, we also drove up the ledge for great views.

Thank trurizkt2016
Reviewed 22 August 2016

my husband and I just love echo lake. it almost seems magical there. the mountains surrounding it just almost take your breath away. just a beautiful place.

Thank marharailton3
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Lake and Picnic area are nice.Beautiful mountain, blue sky. Trail hiking is not marked very well. When they say the hike to Cathedral point is steep. They mean steep!!!!! I did not make it to the top. Felt unsure/unsafe. I fell trying to come down....More

1  Thank Eric S
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

There are few beaches in the White Mountains. So, this beach is a real gem in the region. Echo Lake is at the almost north point of Franconia Notch. It has all the facilities you would expect at a state park. There is a bathhouse...More

1  Thank Bruce G
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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.