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Pawtuckaway State Park

Nottingham, NH
+1 603-895-3031
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Beautiful,clean and safe with plenty of picnic tables if you arrive early!

It was a hot day and we headed to Pawtuckaway! It was cost effective ( Seniors over 65 free!!) My... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Breathtaking beauty in NH

One of our most favorite getaways for fall, winter, spring; avoid summertime, especially weekends... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Plaistow, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a hot day and we headed to Pawtuckaway! It was cost effective ( Seniors over 65 free!!) My 2 grand children 10 and 13 cost me 7 dollars I believe. Parking was plentiful but shaded picnic tables and grills were all taken as...More

Thank 53jerryz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our most favorite getaways for fall, winter, spring; avoid summertime, especially weekends as it's way too crowded.

Thank elg824
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Fact that this park is very near where we live is a bonus. Off season, it is a great place to walk our dog. Lots of trails to explore; good places to fish. Facilities were clean when we last visited. Overall this place deserves numerous...More

2  Thank DONNA P
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Book well in advance. Fishing from campsite....loved that. You can buy bait from the camp store on premises. Some campsites were not level so make sure your car has a great emergency break. Showers were something out of a horror show due to the iron...More

2  Thank JenFBoston
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We wanted to get out and hike one Sunday afternoon before the first snowfall and the month's Full Mooh was said to be extraordinary the weekend we hiled South Mountain.. Pawtuckaway was nearby, had a number of trails to get to the summit of South...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love walking our dogs here! Lots of fun trails or just walk "the road." Have heard that the campground is one of the best in NH as well.

Thank Lori F
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This is a beautiful park. My first visit wont be my last. Covered only 5.5 miles because my dog is old but really looking forward to covering more ground in the coming months and years. Great day. Bring a backpack for snacks and drinks and...More

1  Thank sl0runnr
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Super for camping of all types. Beautiful scenery.very popular and easy to locate. Has a great reputation for family camping

Thank Leo M
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We really wanted to go camping in the fall, and Pawtuckaway is one of the few places in New England that are open late (we camped in early October). We drove up from Connecticut and were so, so happy with our choice. When we arrived,...More

2  Thank Cjackiw
Reviewed 21 December 2016

A hidden secret in the area for its beauty and relaxing atmosphere. It is great for all kinds of campinf. One will ot be disappointed.It is for Summer and Fall camping.

Thank Leo M
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23 January 2017|
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Response from johnm01453 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how remote this is but considering the type of park, it is probably within ear shot of other campers so quiet rules would apply but I am pretty sure that you would be isolated from errant hikers.