Hanover, New Hampshire

Category: Travel

on: Nov 8, 2015

Hanover, NH (Upper Connecticut River Valley aka “Upper Valley”)
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Travel: easygoing 182-mile 3-hour drive from Chester, CT on 91 North to Hanover, NH, home of Dartmouth College

What to bring: camera, hiking shoes, outdoor gear if you’re hitting the Appalachian Trail

Neighboring towns:
Norwich, VT … Montshire Museum of Science and King Arthur Flour Company (cooking cHanover 2lasses!)
New London, NH … New London Playhouse
Woodstock, VT … Sugarbush Farm for cheese & maple syrup …. 20 minutes away from Hanover)
Quechee VT …VINS (VT institute of Natural Science) Nature Center…Simon Pierce (handblown glass)…VT
Country Store
Orford. NH: Ariana’a Farm Restaurant (20-30 minutes from Hanover)
Lebanon: NH: Opera House
The Town of Hanover :
Molly’s for Hot cider! … and Morano Gelato
Canoe Club; craft beer special 3-6p …live music
Baker Library (open 24 hours)
Hopkins Center for Arts
Hood Museum
The Hanover League Hanover 4Gallery

Outdoor recreation:
* Skiing: Dartmouth Ski … Mount Killington (45 minutes away from Hanover)
* Canoe/Kayaking: Dartmouth Canoe Club
* Hiking: The Rail Trail (27 miles long) … Appalachian Trail
* Farm Way is a convenient outdoor outfitter in Bradford, VT

Accommodations:
Trumbull House B&B: 10% discount for iCRV listeners who mention “iCRV Radio” when booking a stay between now and May 1, 2016: mother-daughter innkeepers Hilary and Margaret Pridgeon … Trumbull House was named after master builder Walter H. Trumbull who completed the 6 bedroom home in 1919 on 16 prime acres … it is linked to the Appalachian Trail and is within 4 miles of Dartmouth. Hilary opened it as a B&B in 1991 … breakfast is served between 6:30-10:30am at the time you choose, with fresh fruits, pastries and a choice of 9 breakfast entrees

Hanover Inn: if arriving late to Hanover no worries; a late night dinner menu is offered at the Pine Restaurant 10-11p