New Hampshire Lifestyle


Snowmobile Rental - White Mountains, NH - Badger Peabody & SmithSnowmobile season is here, and your next great outdoor adventure is already waiting for you. Whether you live near Plymouth homes for sale or in one of many other communities around New Hampshire, you can find a nearby snowmobile rental facility that will provide everything you need to enjoy the season. With thousands of miles of trails, New Hampshire is one of the best places to explore by snowmobile. Our real estate agents have the details on six snowmobile rental facilities for your adventures in the White Mountains.

  • Northern Extremes Snowmobiling – 1326 US Rte. 302, Bartlett, NH 03812
    With two convenient locations, one near Bartlett homes for sale and one close to Bretton Woods homes for sale, the Northern Extremes Snowmobiling team is here to help you make the most of snowmobile season. The Bartlett location is their main headquarters, located at the base of Mount Washington and stocked with the latest snowmobile models. Pick up a rental, schedule a tour of the trails, or stop by to get caught up on the latest trail conditions before you start your adventure.

  • SledVentures Snowmobile Rentals – 514 US Rte. 3, Lincoln, NH 03251
    Group tours are great, but what about when you want to have the trails all to yourself? The team at SledVentures Snowmobile Rentals offers both group and private guided tours, helping you explore the most beautiful trails near Lincoln homes for sale. Visiting from out of town? They also offer Stay and Sled packages perfect for a quick winter vacation.

  • Out Back Kayak – 10 Paper Mill Dr., Lincoln, NH 03251
    New to snowmobiling? A guided tour of the area's many snowmobile trails is one of the best ways to get familiar with how to operate a snowmobile, where to find the best trails, and more. The team at Out Back Kayak specializes in guided snowmobile and ATV tours, which are offered all winter long. As the name suggests, this is also a great place to schedule kayak tours when the weather turns warm.

  • Northeast Snowmobile & ATV Rentals – 177 Main St., Gorham, NH 03581
    Do you plan on enjoying snowmobile adventures all winter long? If you live near Gorham homes for sale, then a premier membership at Northeast Snowmobile & ATV Rentals can be a great option with a monthly fee that unlocks access to snowmobiles, ATVs, and more. They even rent cold-weather clothing to keep you warm during your journeys.

  • Bear Rock Adventures – 2638 N. Main St., Pittsburg, NH 03592
    Whether you'd like to rent a snowmobile or a guided snowmobile tour through the beautiful backcountry trails of New Hampshire, Bear Rock Adventures offers everything you need to get started from their facility near Pittsburg homes for sale. They're happy to accommodate everyone from couples and families to larger group outings.

  • MOMS North Country Powersports – 149 State St., Groveton, NH 03582
    Serving the area around Groveton homes for sale for nearly 50 years, MOMS North Country Powersports offers snowmobile, ATV, and UTV rentals from all of the biggest brands. Choose from a huge selection of Yamaha, Polaris, and CFMoto snowmobiles, with the latest models available every year. Secure your snowmobile with a convenient online rental process, then get ready to start adventuring.

Searching for a home that provides easy access to the vast trail systems of New Hampshire all year long? Let our team help you find the right match. Contact us to buy and sell homes in your favorite New Hampshire communities.


Snowmobile Trails - White Mountains, NH - Badger Peabody & Smith RealtyOur real estate agents are excited about the return of snowmobile season in New Hampshire. More than 7,000 miles of snowmobile trails crisscross the state, many connecting to other trails in Maine, Vermont, and Quebec. 

Some of the best trails can be found within the White Mountain range. The White Mountains of New Hampshire are home to some truly exceptional snowmobile trails, many of which are just a short drive from these Plymouth homes for sale

  1. Ammonoosuc Rail Trail - Littleton, NH 03561
    Stretching 19 miles between  Littleton and Woodsville, the Ammonoosuc Rail Trail follows former railroad beds alongside the banks of its namesake river. It's a popular multi-use trail in all seasons, and snowmobiles share this picturesque route with snowshoers and cross-country skiers. The northern terminus of the Ammonoosuc Rail Trail is just minutes from many Littleton homes for sale

  2. Franconia Notch Recreation Path - Daniel Webster Hwy., Lincoln, NH 03251
    The 8.7-mile Franconia Notch Recreation Path runs parallel to Interstate 93 as it curves through the wooded landscape of Franconia Notch State Park in the mountain passes between the Kinsman and Franconia ranges. Along the way, snowmobilers can experience some of the most spectacular scenery in the White Mountains, all a short ride from numerous Lincoln homes for sale

  3. Presidential Recreation Rail Trail - Dolly Copp Rd., Randolph, NH 03593
    Skirting the edge of White Mountain National Forest, the Presidential Recreation Rail Trail is a great resource that can be enjoyed in different ways during different seasons. Easily accessible near these Randolph homes for sale, the trail stretches 18 miles from end to end and provides great views of Mount Washington and other peaks in the Presidential Range. This trail is also part of the Cross New Hampshire Adventure Trail, which spans 83 miles from Woodsville, New Hampshire, to Bethel, Maine.

  4. Moultonboro Snowmobile Trails - Hwy Garage Rd., Moultonborough, NH 03254
    The Moultonboro Snowmobile Club maintains over 50 miles of trails that meander throughout Moultonborough, Red Hill, the Ossipee Mountains and the banks of Lake Winnipesaukee. In addition to being convenient to many Moultonborough homes for sale, these trails also swing right by the famed Castle in the Clouds, which is a great place to stop to have lunch and take in the view. 

  5. Bear Notch Trail System - Bartlett, NH 03812
    Rent snowmobiles and explore the Bear Notch Trail System. Consisting of 11 trails that form a 50-mile closed loop, these rugged, woodsy trails meander through the Mount Washington Valley and offer great views of the Presidential Range. The trails are accessible from Bear Notch Road, not far from some of these Bartlett homes for sale and are also a stone's throw from some of the region's most popular ski resorts. 

  6. Northern Recreational Rail Trail - Riverside Dr., Lebanon, NH 03766
    The longest rail trail in New Hampshire, the Northern Recreational Rail Trail stretches 48 miles, and plans are in place to extend it to 59 miles in the future. This trail offers plenty of room for snowmobiles to roam in winter and traverses a landscape that alternates between forests, farmlands, and small towns. 

Contact us today to learn more about life in New Hampshire and talk to our real estate agents about finding your dream home in the White Mountains. 


Restaurants for Bacon - White Mountains, NH - Badger Peabody & Smith RealtySizzling, crispy bacon is a staple of the all-American breakfast and is also known for making other food taste significantly better! You can enjoy it on its own or add it to a sandwich, soup, or salad to instantly make your dish a hit. 

December 30th is National Bacon Day, so if you need an excuse to indulge in this delicious treat, this is it! Our real estate agents always say we know how to do bacon right in our part of New Hampshire, so head on over to one of our phenomenal local diners and order a big plate of bacon this December. Here are some of our top recommendations:

  • The Main Street Station - 105 Main St., Plymouth, NH 03264
    You've never tasted bacon quite as good as the bacon served at The Main Street Station in Plymouth. This diner-style restaurant is popular among both locals and tourists. They're known for frying up a delicious breakfast and some of the area's best crispy bacon, loaded with a smokey flavor. Enjoy it as a side dish, or add it to a cheeseburger. If you're considering becoming a regular at this restaurant, one of these Plymouth homes for sale might interest you.

  • Topic Of The Town - 25 Main St., Littleton, NH 03561
    The delicious bacon at Topic Of The Town is one of the reasons it's become such a popular breakfast spot, but we also love the Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Ham, Bacon, and Tomato for brunch. Portions are huge, so come hungry. The dining area is spacious and comfortable, much like these amazing Littleton homes for sale

  • Wicked Fresh Craft Burgers - 19 Barnes Rd., North Conway, NH 03860
    This craft burger joint knows how to fry up some good bacon, making for a delicious topping on their flavorful, custom-blended burgers. However, it's the bacon onion jam that's truly incredible. If the thought of the perfect bacon and beef combination makes your stomach growl, grab a bite to eat at Wicked Fresh Craft Burgers. Just be sure to visit one of these North Conway homes for sale when you're finished.

  • Banners Restaurant - 621 White Mountain Hwy., Conway, NH 03818
    This quaint home-style diner with beautiful patio seating serves some of the best bacon in the White Mountains. Order a pile of crispy bacon as a side, or add it as a topping to your favorite breakfast sandwich. Banners Restaurant is open daily for breakfast and lunch from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., just a few miles from some of our favorite Conway homes for sale.

  • Arnold's Wayside Diner - 90 US-3, Lincoln, NH 03251
    Breakfast (and bacon) is served all day at this classic New England diner. Order a plate of bacon as a side to accompany your favorite breakfast dish at Arnold's Wayside Diner. Enjoy your meal in the small, comfortable diner-style interior or outside on the cute patio when weather permits. After your meal, make sure to take a look at one of these Lincoln homes for sale.

Everything is better with bacon, especially when you live near the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Contact us today for all your real estate needs.


Last-Minute Holiday Gifts - Badger Peabody & Smith RealtyIf you haven't finished your holiday shopping, many local shops can help you find unique, last-minute gifts sure to please your recipients. Whether you're looking for candy, toys, interesting artisan gifts, or something unexpected, you'll find it in New Hampshire shops.
Our real estate agents recommend the following five places for last-minute gifts. 

  1. Zeb's General Store - 2675 White Mountain Hwy., North Conway, NH 03860
    Stepping inside Zeb's General Store, located near North Conway homes for sale, will give you a nostalgic feeling as it echoes general stores of the past, complete with antique store fixtures that display the wares. Looking to fill some stockings? Visit the store's three-tier, 112-foot-long counter that holds 700 jars filled with all types of candy. You'll also find a large collection of New England-made specialty foods, a festive assortment of Christmas items, and much more. And if you're short on time, consider one or more of the shop's themed gift baskets, which make an impressive display. 

  2. Chutters - 264 Main St., Lincoln, NH 03251
    is best known for its huge candy counter, where you'll have every choice of candy imaginable, from the sweets of your childhood to today's treats. Mix and match sours, gummies, jellybeans, chocolates, licorice, and more. While you're at the shop, located just around the corner from Lincoln homes for sale, make sure to buy some homemade fudge or chocolates for gifts. From the traditional chocolate walnut fudge to delicious versions like raspberry cheesecake fudge, you'll have plenty of options. Customer favorite chocolates include caramel-filled pretzels and cherries dipped in white, dark, or milk chocolate.

  3. Ravenwood Curio Shoppe - 60 Main St., Jackson, NH 03845
    You'll find Ravenwood Curio Shoppe in the shadow of Mount Washington and just around the corner from Jackson homes for sale. You'll find artisans' products in the shop, including unique metal and woodworking items, so take your time to browse through the large collection of gifts. Other items for sale include home decor, garden art, art glass, wall art, pottery, jewelry, and more, so you should be able to make serious progress on your last-minute shopping.

  4. Bavarian Chocolate Haus - 2483 White Mountain Hwy., North Conway, NH 03860
    Handmade chocolate would make a great gift for many people, and you'll find plenty to choose from at Bavarian Chocolate Haus—even sugar-free varieties! Mix and match chocolate treats such as truffles, clusters, barks, and more. Care and creativity are taken with each one, including the mint patties with the shop's own sweet wintergreen filling, dipped in their rich dark chocolate, and topped with a drizzle of green-tinted chocolate. For a curated selection, choose one of the gift boxes available in all milk chocolate, all dark chocolate, or an assortment.
  5. Little Village Toy & Book Shop - 81B Main St., Littleton, NH 03561 
    If you're shopping for kids, stop by Little Village Toy & Book Shop near Littleton homes for sale. You'll find over 20,000 toys for every age range and skill set, ranging from the classics to today's most popular items. The store places a priority on stocking unique and educational toys of top quality that also have a high fun factor. It also has a bookstore section, where you'll find books for kids and fiction, non-fiction, and local interest books for adults.

If you're looking to make New Hampshire your home, contact us. We have eight convenient offices and provide full-service real estate services and would love to help you purchase your new home. 


Christmas Tree Farms - Grafton & Coos Counties, NH - Badger, Peabody & SmithThe holiday season will soon be here. Imagine relaxing in your new home, surrounded by loved ones, gathered around a fresh-cut evergreen tree. The process of visiting a tree farm and selecting your tree can be a lovely way to get into the holiday spirit. Luckily, there are some beautiful tree farms in New Hampshire. Here are a few that our real estate agents recommend.

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Small Business Saturday 2022 - Badger Peabody & SmithBig-box retailers may run all the splashy ads, but small businesses are the backbone of our economy. Join our real estate agents in supporting these wonderful shops and restaurants during Small Business Saturday, November 26.


  • Dressers Unlimited - 77 Main St., Plymouth, NH 03264
    For more than 27 years, Carol Dunn and her family have been curating an eclectic assortment of clothing, furniture, and gifts at Dressers Unlimited. Hours are 9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. weekdays, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday.

  • Simply Sunflowers - 117a Main St., Plymouth, NH 03264
    Named for founder Cheryl Avery's favorite blossom, Simply Sunflowers is as cheerful as the name implies. Find a great gift for anyone in their collection of fashionable jewelry and accessories. Hours are 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday. 

  • The Main Street Station - 105 Main St., Plymouth, NH 03264
    Whether you're shopping or viewing Plymouth homes for sale, take a break at The Main Street Station. Sit at the retro-style counter to dine on chicken and waffles or a classic diner burger. The Main Street Station is open daily from 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.


  • BlackSheep Provisions - 137 Main St., Littleton, NH 03561
    The owners of BlackSheep Provisions believe that each piece of their vintage clothing has a story that gives it a soul. What will you find to add to your own story? Hours are 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday.

  • Tailswag - 35 Mill St., Suite A, Littleton, NH 03561
    Indulge your furbaby's unique style at Tailswag. This charming boutique, down the street from Littleton homes for sale, features beds and blankets, toys, and other must-have accessories for trendy pets. Tailswag is open Wednesday and Thursday from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. and Friday through Sunday from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

  • The Coffee Pot - 30 Main St., Littleton, NH 03561
    If breakfast is your favorite meal of the day, head to The Coffee Pot. Pancakes, corned beef hash, and omelets are served all day, along with lunch favorites such as Reubens and beans and franks. Hours are 6:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. daily except Sunday when closing time is noon.

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  • Penny Lane's Boutique - 2649 White Mountain Hwy., North Conway, NH 03860 
    Return to the Age of Aquarius with a visit to Penny Lane's Boutique. The shop is filled with funky, bohemian apparel, jewelry, and gifts such as dreamcatchers and zen crystals. Penny Lane's is open 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday.

  • The Penguin Gallery - 2655 White Mountain Hwy., North Conway, NH 03860
    Three generations of shoppers around North Conway homes for sale have found the hippest garb, gifts, and gadgets at The Penguin Gallery. In their own words, the shop specializes in "uncommonly cool things you can't find anywhere else." Hours are 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., seven days a week.

  • Priscilla's Country Kitchen - 2541 White Mountain Hwy., North Conway, NH 03860
    You'll feel right at home dining at Priscilla's Country Kitchen. This cozy, family-owned diner serves French toast, club sandwiches, mac & cheese, and other comfort food favorites. Hours are 7 a.m. - 2 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.

Badger Peabody & Smith Realty is proud to be part of the small business community in Central New Hampshire. Contact us for dedicated and experienced help with all your real estate needs.


Turkey Trots - Carroll and Grafton Counties, NH - Badger Peabody & Smith RealtyThanksgiving Day often means overeating and then lazing around watching football or just relaxing, but Turkey Trots let you have some fun while burning off some calories. Some are held on Thanksgiving Day, and others in advance of the holiday, but either way, they're a great opportunity to exercise before the big feast. Many also help benefit local worthy causes.
Our real estate agents share the following list of Turkey Trots around Carroll and Grafton counties:

  • PALS Turkey Trot - Lisbon Regional School, 25 Highland Ave., Lisbon, NH 03585
    Sign up for the first annual PALS Turkey Trot 1.6K and 5K run/walk benefiting Lisbon Partners Assisting Lisbon Schools (PALS). In addition to helping Lisbon schools, the winner of the November 19 event, which begins at 10 a.m., will take home a turkey with all the fixings. Cost is $10 per adult, $5 per child, or $30 per family when you sign up online. Be sure to check out these Lisbon homes for sale after the festivities.

  • Wolfeboro Turkey Trot - Wolfeboro Railroad Depot, 15 Railroad Ave., Wolfeboro, NH 03894
    Join in the 30th Annual Wolfeboro Turkey Trot, with divisions for a 5K Run, 5K Walk, and 2K Kids Run. It starts at the Railroad Depot, conveniently located near Wolfeboro homes for sale. If you're one of the first 125 to register, you'll get a free shirt, and if you're in the top three in each age category for either run, you'll receive an award. The races benefit the Gift of Warmth Fund, which helps local families with the cost of heating and other needs, and you're also asked to bring two canned goods to donate to the Food Pantry. The race will be held on Saturday, November 19, with check-in starting at 8 a.m. 

  • Hanover Turkey Trot - Dartmouth Green, 1 E. Wheelock St., Hanover, NH 03755 
    Head to Dartmouth Green for the annual Hanover Turkey Trot, where you'll be able to run a 10K or 5K just around the corner from Hanover homes for sale. Stateline Sports gift cards and turkeys will be awarded to the top male and female finishers from each race. Make sure to bring some non-perishable food to donate to the Upper Valley Haven. The race will be held on Sunday, November 20, starting at noon.

  • The Dam Turkey Trot - The Dam Brewhouse, 1323 NH Route 175, Campton, NH  03223 
    The Dam Turkey Trot 5K starts at The Dam Brewhouse and works its way into Owl's Nest Golf Resort near Campton homes for sale before returning to the brewhouse. If you're one of the first male and female finishers overall or in your age group, you can pick a prize from those donated by local businesses. Proceeds from the race and collected food donations will benefit the Campton Area Resource Center. The race will be held on Thursday, November 24, at 9 a.m.

  • Wobble N Gobble - Lafayette Regional School, 149 Main St., Franconia, NH 0380  
    Join in the fun at the Wobble N Gobble, an annual Thanksgiving Day tradition for local adults and kids. Roll, run, or walk through scenic Franconia village, where you'll be near Franconia homes for sale. The route is a pi(e) run consisting of an easy 3.14-mile loop. Details are still being announced for the race, which will be held on Thursday, November 24.

  • Rescue Me 5K  - One Love Brewery, Stone Mountain Drive, Lincoln, NH 03251
    Although it's not called a Turkey Trot, the Rescue Me 5K is held annually in November to benefit the non-profit Lakes Region Search and Rescue. Run the fast and flat 5K course just around the corner from Lincoln homes for sale, and after the race, participants 21 and older can enjoy a complimentary Moat Mountain Brewery craft beer. The race will be held on Saturday, November 12, at 10 a.m.

  • Gorham Annual Turkey Trot - 169 Main St., Gorham, NH 03581
    Run, walk, or waddle your way through Gorham's Annual Turkey Trot! The 3-mile race starts at 9:30 a.m. November 24, with registration from 8:45-9:15 a.m. Be sure to bring a personal hygiene item, such as soap, shampoo, or toothpaste, when you register. Items will be donated to those in need. After the race, take a look at these Gorham homes for sale.

Contact us if you'd like to see Holderness homes for sale or those in other areas of New Hampshire, Western Maine, or Eastern Vermont. We offer full-service real estate services and look forward to helping you buy or sell a home. 


Coffee Shops for Pumpkin Spice Lattes - Badger Peabody & SmithThe pumpkin spice latte is the true symbol of autumn. As soon as the temperatures start to dip, you'll find our real estate agents eagerly lining up at one of the many area coffee shops in search of the perfect pumpkin spice latte.

Just imagine sipping a pumpkin spice latte while observing the beautiful fall foliage in the crisp autumn air. It's the fall dream for so many, and it's what we live every day from September through November here in the White Mountains and Central New Hampshire. Here are some local coffee shops with the best pumpkin spice lattes.

  • White Mountain Café & Bookstore - 212 Main St., Gorham, NH 03581
    Where else can you sip a pumpkin spice latte and get lost in a good book? White Mountain Café & Bookstore not only serves delicious food and drinks, but it also features a collection of books and guides on the White Mountains. Grab lunch, a latte, and a hiking guide to go for your trek through the White Mountains area. Be sure to check out these Gorham homes for sale along the way.

  • Cafe Mante Alto -  83 Main St., Plymouth, NH 03264
    Grab a latte at Cafe Mante Alto, where you'll find some of the best coffee in town. Prices are reasonable at this Main Street coffee shop, as a double latte will only run you about $3.50. The atmosphere is quaint and cozy, and while you're in the store, take a moment to admire some of the featured local art on display. If you like the area, we know some beautiful Plymouth homes for sale just down the road.

  • Frontside Coffee Roasters - 2697 White Mountain Hwy., North Conway, NH 03860
    Just a few miles away from these North Conway homes for sale is a wonderful local coffee shop with some of the best lattes in the area. Frontside Coffee RoastersEnjoy a latte inside this cozy shop or outdoors on the patio. Or, if you're in a hurry, order one online and grab it to go. Coffee beans and baked goods are also available for purchase.

  • Half Baked And Fully Brewed - 187 Main St., Lincoln, NH 03251
    One local diner/coffee shop that makes a great Pumpkin Spice Latte is Half Baked and Fully Brewed in Lincoln. Sip your latte inside the cute seating area or outside on the porch. Grab some pie to take home, or indulge in a hearty breakfast. You'll need it before spending the day touring these Lincoln homes for sale

  • Franconia Coffee House - 334 Main St. Unit 4, Franconia, NH 03580
    Enjoy a latte made with locally roasted fair-trade coffee beans at Franconia Coffee House. The coffee is delicious, and there is a nice backyard area with picnic tables and umbrellas. If you're hungry, the coffee shop also has an extensive breakfast menu. Plus, it's just down the road from these Franconia homes for sale.

  • Mad River Coffee House - 18 Six Flags Rd., Campton, NH 03223
    Known for serving "the best cup of coffee north of Concord," Mad River Coffee House should be a stop on your list. Not only is the atmosphere great, but this coffee shop serves a great breakfast, so you can grab some bacon, eggs, or bagels to go with your Pumpkin Spice Latte. The muffins are also highly recommended! On your way home, take a few minutes to swing by one of these Campton homes for sale

A Pumpkin Spice Latte from your favorite New Hampshire coffee shop is the perfect way to celebrate fall. Contact us today for more local business information.


Fall Festivals - Grafton & Coos Counties, NH - Badger Peabody & Smith RealtyFall is a time for festivals and foliage in towns around New Hampshire, a combination that results in truly memorable experiences for the whole family. Some of the best festivals near North Conway homes for sale are around the corner, so now is the perfect time to start planning for family fun.

Events like RiverFire offer unique experiences you won't find anywhere else. Some of your favorite ski resorts will also be hosting festivals that allow you to take in the fall foliage on the mountainside, gear up for ski season, and enjoy activities for all ages. Our real estate agents have all the details for the upcoming lineup of festivals around the White Mountains and Central NH.

  • RiverFire – October 15, 2022 – 961 Main St., Berlin, NH 03570
    Held every year near Berlin homes for sale at Service Credit Union Heritage Park, RiverFire is one local event that you definitely won't want to miss. The fun starts with hayrides, bouncy houses, food vendors, live music from the LA Harley Davidson Band, and a kids' Halloween parade perfect for showing off this year's costumes. Adults will enjoy a cornhole tournament, 5k run, and beer tent serving cold refreshments. This year's event also includes a fun Zombie ATV Poker Run, where you dress up yourself and your machine for a chance to earn prizes.

    The evening is capped off with fires on the river and carved, illuminated pumpkins on the bridge. The "river" fires are actually set on old docks that were once used for logging, creating the illusion of fire on the water that gives this event its unique name. It's an enchanting sight and well worth sticking around for after sunset.

  • Fall Foliage Festival – October 8-10, 2022 – 1 Ski Area Rd., Waterville Valley, NH 03215
    Enjoy the fall foliage and prepare for ski season when you visit the Fall Foliage Festival at Waterville Valley Resort. This local favorite near Waterville Valley homes for sale is a full weekend of foliage and fun, with live music all day in the gazebo, nature hikes, boat/bike rentals, ski & snowboard swaps, and tent sales featuring the latest gear.

    There will also be a Fall Foliage 5k with a course featuring fantastic views, a 1.6k family fun run after the main race, and fun activities for kids like the Squam Lakes Science Center Live Animal Show.

  • White Mountain Oktoberfest – October 8-9, 2022 – 60 Loon Mountain Rd., Lincoln, NH 03251
    Enjoy a traditional German Oktoberfest celebration with a few New Hampshire twists when you visit White Mountain Oktoberfest, taking place around the corner from Lincoln homes for sale. The Oktoberfest festivities include live traditional German music, an indoor/outdoor beer garden, and wild contests like the Stein Carryin', Keg Rollin' Relay Race. The contests are highlighted by the keg toss for adults and the root beer keg toss for the kids.

    In addition to the Oktoberfest theme, this event is a great choice for anyone who loves to view fall foliage. Gondola tickets will be available throughout the festival, allowing you to enjoy the mountainside fall leaves from a truly unique perspective. Included with your gondola ticket is a one-hour mountaintop yoga session featuring awe-inspiring views from the peak of Loon Mountain.

When you're ready to find your next home in the White Mountains and Central NH, our team is here to help with all of your local real estate needs. Contact us to buy and sell homes in Central New Hampshire communities.


Beer Lovers Day in Central NH - Badger Peabody & Smith RealtyGet ready to raise your glass! September 7 is National Beer Lovers Day, and we happen to think the local craft beer scene here in New Hampshire is something worth celebrating. 

In honor of what might just be our new favorite holiday, our real estate agents are excited to share their favorite local craft breweries and brewpubs in Central New Hampshire!

  • The Last Chair Restaurant & Brewery - 5 NH-25, Plymouth, NH 03264
    You'll find some of the finest craft brews in New Hampshire at The Last Chair Restaurant & Brewery. Staples like Pistol Pilsner and Sunnyside Juicy IPA are served in their cozy taproom and also available in cans to go. Their kitchen offers a wide range of elevated comfort food, including some of the best specialty pizzas in town. Lots of vegan and gluten-free options are available, and the restaurant and brewery are just minutes away from these Plymouth homes for sale

  • Woodman's Brewery - 195 Peaked Hill Rd., Bristol, NH 03222
    Nestled in the rolling forests just outside Bristol, Woodman's Brewery is a small, family-owned microbrewery that has grown to become a local favorite. Many of their beers are made using local ingredients, and their rustic, homey taproom is a great place to sit, sip, and meet new friends. Woodman's Brewery is a stone's throw from many Bristol homes for sale, and although they don't have a kitchen onsite, customers are welcome to bring in outside food.

  • One Love Brewery - 25 S. Mountain Dr., Lincoln, NH 03251
    The brews at One Love Brewery are always changing, but certain favorites, like their Czech-style pilsner and Dunkel lager, are too good to be taken out of the rotation. This spacious brewery also serves a diverse menu ranging from duck tacos to buffalo-style cauliflower and some truly next-level New England clam chowder. Located a short drive from some lovely Lincoln homes for sale, One Love Brewery also hosts live music in their dog-friendly beer garden on weekends throughout the warmer months. 

  • Woodstock Inn Brewery - 135 Main St., North Woodstock, NH 03262
    Surrounded by the picturesque peaks of the White Mountains, Woodstock Inn Brewery features not only a brewery but also a restaurant, event space, and cozy, New England-style inn. Their beer is widely available throughout the region, but visiting their flagship space near these Woodstock homes for sale offers a chance to tour the brewery, sample a flight of all your favorite beers, and spend the night in a spectacular setting. 

  • Dam Brewhouse - 1323 NH-175, Campton, NH 03223
    Campton's Dam Brewhouse is a great place to sample the full range of beers New Hampshire has to offer. From Irish stouts to New England IPAs, the lineup of new brews at Dam Brewhouse is always changing. In addition to seven rotating taps, they also offer cans to go. Their charming, log cabin-esque taproom is convenient to many Campton homes for sale, and they also serve up some tasty snacks to go with your brew, like hot pretzels and cheese-and-cracker plates. 

  • Shackett's Brewing Company - 26 Central Square, Bristol, NH 03222
    Located right in the heart of Bristol's Central Square, Shackett's Brewing Company is a small brewpub that offers a warm, friendly environment. They brew some fine suds, from the crisp Bristol Blonde to the hoppy Pisquaney Bay IPA. Their food menu features just a handful of offerings, but the BBQ spare ribs and pulled pork sliders are out of sight. 

Contact us today to learn more about life in New Hampshire! If you're on the search for your dream home, our real estate agents are dedicated to helping you find it in Central New Hampshire.