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Harris Center for Conservation Education

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Address: King's Highway, Hancock, NH
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+1 603-525-3394
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08:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:00
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This center offers over 4,500 acres and several walking trails.

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Some hiking/walking for every ability

Lots of trails for all abilities with an emphasis on learning about conservation and nature in general. Perfect place to bring the children.

Reviewed 4 September 2015
Julie T
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Rochester, New York
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Rochester, New York
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

Lots of trails for all abilities with an emphasis on learning about conservation and nature in general. Perfect place to bring the children.

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Scottsdale, AZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Nice variety of hiking trails and friendly, helpful staff and beautiful grounds. A friend was the director here for a number of years, so I know how much good they do. Stop in, a great place to experience all the green and pulsing life of a New Hampshire summer.

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Bennington, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

They are so great at explaining things to kids. depending on when you go . There is a lot to be taught about the great outdoors and Nature. I loved the owling night we had there. Would highly recommend calling and planning a trip to the Harris Center for sure

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Flemington, New Jersey
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Reviewed 12 August 2014

Attended a wedding at the site. Beautiful venue if you are nature lovers. Great outdoor area for a cocktail reception. Not sure of pricing because was guest.

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Thank MaryM392013
Eastern Mass.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2014

We had about 90 minutes to do some snowshoeing and decided to go to the Harris Center. It was a Saturday, so the building was closed. Never the less, we hit the Dandelion trail for a very nice adventure in a beautiful area full of glacial boulders and varied terrain. Hope to come back again in the summer.

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Thank rhl01
Keene, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2012

The Harris Center is a leader in the Monadnock Region for its environmental programming. Local schools often take their students to the Harris Center to learn about flora, fauna and the environment. Try to attend a program while you are in the area.

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Thank CLLJJR
Francestown, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2012

A great place ot walk the grounds. We got quite a few nice pictures there and the grounds are well kept.

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Thank Randall F
New Hampshire, USA
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Reviewed 16 April 2012

Held a meeting here a few years ago - all was handled well and the lunch was excellent. All the attendees really enjoyed it. :)

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