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Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad

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Address: Meredith, NH
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New Hampshire Train Along Lake Winnipesaukee
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Scenic ride

Very nice ride on the train from Weirs beach to Lakeport. Foliage was great and scenery of the Lake wonderful.

Reviewed 6 November 2016
Nashua, New Hampshire
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Nashua, New Hampshire
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice ride on the train from Weirs beach to Lakeport. Foliage was great and scenery of the Lake wonderful.

Thank cmsmile
Caribou, Maine
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36 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We took the 4 hour fall foliage train trip in mid October. We had great views of the fall foliage the entire trip and many great sights. There was a conductor in each car to give local information and ensure everyone was enjoying the ride. We also stopped at the Common Man Inn and had an all you can eat... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Unfortunately it was a very wet day but a lot of people of many nationalities braved the weather to ride the train. There was a short commentary but most of the time we just looked at the lake & the properties beside the track. The carriage was decorated with fall foliage -a nice touch.

Thank eccamper
Worcester, Massachusetts
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389 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went during the week and took the Turkey Train. Goes from Meredith station all the way to Paugus Bay (outskirts of Laconia proper) and return. During the ride get some excellent views of the lake, the Wiers and Paugus Bay. While the train goes along staff from Hart's Turkey Farm serve a fresh carved turkey dinner. The birds are... More 

Thank DickandPaulineP
Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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230 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We took the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad train ride around Lake Winnipesaukee to see the Beautiful Foliage and it was a wonderful experience. It was an all day affair.

Thank Kathy M
Nineveh, Indiana
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We rode this in October and enjoyed the wonderful scenery from Meredith up to Plymouth and back. About a five hour ride along the lake and later along a river. They stop at The Common Man Inn in Plymouth for lunch where everyone goes in for a nice buffet lunch before heading back to Meredith. A very relaxing ride on... More 

Thank Chuck B
Amherst, Massachusetts
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74 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

this includes excellent views of the lake as well as surrounding areas and foliage in the fall months through the third weekend in october. it comes with a turkey dinner catered by harts turkey farm restaurant and with the atmosphere it was grand and jolly! had a great ride, all working there were attentative and there if you wanted to... More 

Thank Janet L
Rockport, Texas
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110 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The scenic railroad was nice and pleasant but the "turkey dinner" was served like we saw at the TV in prison with a trolley in the hallway between the two rank of seat, no fancy at all but OK, the turkey was very good and the servers was nice and friendly. A good experience with this scenic railroad along the... More 

Thank coastalrm47
Oldsmar, Florida
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83 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Nice slow one hour ride around the lake. Good views....close to the lake. No food on the train in October. Found it MUCH better than the Down East Scenic RR in Ellsworth.

Thank Kenn S
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We took a short ride from Weirs Beach to Meredith and back. Nice views of the lake and a fun trip for the kids. The conductor and the balloon maker were very friendly and made the trip all the more enjoyable. It was unique and I recommend for kids.

Thank Hawksfan

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