71 Hall St.
Concord, NH 03301
Phone: (603) 226-4100
Fax: (603) 228-2106
Come and enjoy ice skating.
The Christa McAuliffe Planetarium inside the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center is a state-of-the-art planetarium with a seating capacity for 92 guests. The planetarium features various hour-long presentations and videos that are informative and are aimed at different age groups. A perfect place to educate students about the origin of earth and various other geographical aspects. Call to know more.
Trails open dawn until dusk. Features 100-acre reservation with trails along the Merimack River.
The Beaver Meadow Golf Course was built in 1896 and is one of the oldest golf courses in the state. This course is accessible to the general public and arranges special outings for corporations. Practice your skills amid awe-inspiring fairways, pine trees and water bodies.
There’s so much to do at Bear Brook State Park. An enjoyable destination for hikers, mountain bikers and equestrians, this 10,000-acre (4046-hectare) park takes its visitors through the forested area of marshes, bogs, summits and ponds. If you’re not much of an outdoors person, you can visit the complex within the park which houses the New Hampshire Antique Snowmobile Museum, Old Allenstown Meeting House and the Richard Diehl Civilian Conservation Corps Museum. The park also has two archery ranges, boat rentals and 101 wooded campsites. Admission is USD4 for adults and USD2 for children. Senior citizens enter free. Season passes are also available.
Part of Southern New Hampshire's Athletics and Recreation Complex the Fieldhouse is a 2,000 seat facility. This facility is used by the university for their various activities and even hosts concerts. The Southern New Hampshire Fieldhouse is home to the SNHU Penmen basketball and the Manchester Millrats. The venue also hosts games from the Premier Basketball League.
Intervale Country Club, located in the northern suburbs of Manchester city, has been functioning since 1903. The club owns a par 72, nine hole golf course which is open to the general public (subject to time and availability). Besides hosting golf tournaments, training and practice sessions, Intervale Country Club also has a pro shop in its premises that stocks sporting goods and other accessories. Intervale Country Club also serves as an ideal event venue by hosting corporate functions and events on a regular basis. Check website for details.
Stonebridge Country Club not only provides scintillating views of the New Hampshire countryside, but also qualifies among the best golfing venues of the world. Golfers relish their round of tees at this exquisite 18-hole, par-72 course. The steep slope and the water hazards do not bar professionals from enjoying golf at the strip. Like most premier golf clubs, Stonebridge doubles up as a high-profile wedding, conference and events venue. The in-house Drumlins Restaurant & Bar provides wonderful drinking and dining options. The Golf ProShop houses golf antiques and required golf gear. Visit websites for more details.
This snowmobile club offers membership to those who wish to exchange ideas, trail information, and participate in group activities. Their goal is to promote and foster snowmobiling, good conduct, sportsmanship, safety and conservation practices.
Situated not very far from the city is this fascinating amusement service. McIntyre Ski Area is all about skiing your way. A cent percent snow made set up along with artificial mountain trails assure a fabulous experience here. The ski area is huge and comfortable for both, the learners as well as the masters. A ski shop is provided to facilitate convenience while enjoying the activity. Professional training is also extended at this public access recreational service. Visit the website for further information.
Dupont Pool is an outdoor swimming facility extended by the local council and is available for public access. The pool is located away from the city center in the calm, giving a peaceful and fun-filled swim exercise. Also, the place offers swimming lessons under the guidance of the local administration and hence is a complete bliss for all the locals as well as those on long vacations.
Started in 1974 as a public skating facility, the West Side Ice Arena is one of the most popular tourist attractions and landmarks in the city of Manchester. With constant refurbishments, the rink is always updated with the recent technological advancements and provides for all the basic amenities. A fun and amusement center for all, the arena is not available for personal hire as it hosts local ice hockey events regularly. However, hourly services can be managed by contacting the arena.