Press Releases

12/7/2018 - Celebrate the New Year in a New Hampshire State Park
New Hampshire State Parks invites the public to kick off the New Year with a hike On New Year’s Day. Five state parks across New Hampshire will host free hikes, providing individuals and families the opportunity to welcome in 2019 in the outdoors while exercising and connecting with nature.

11/19/2018 - Land and Water Conservation Fund Grants Awarded to 6 New Hampshire Communities
The United States Department of the Interior-National Park Service (NPS), through the State of New Hampshire Department of Natural and Cultural Resources-Division of Parks and Recreation, has recently approved over $925,000.00 in Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) local assistance grants to the communities of Franklin, Newmarket, Lincoln, New Boston, Littleton, and Salisbury.

11/15/2018 - Bureau Reminds Riders Trails Aren’t Open Yet
Despite some early season snowfall and the potential for more, the NH Bureau of Trails is issuing a reminder to snowmobile riders that the majority of NH's snowmobile network does not open until mid-December.

10/31/2018 - Division of Parks and Recreation to Host a Community Meeting in Hampton
The Division of Parks and Recreation will hold a community meeting on Wednesday, November 7 from 5pm – 6:30pm at the Seashell Complex at Hampton Beach State Park.

9/26/2018 - Mount Sunapee State Park Decision on Proposed Assignment of the Lease Announced
Commissioner Stewart announces her decision on the proposed assignment of the Lease.

9/14/2018 - Mount Sunapee State Park Public Information Session Announced
The Department of Natural and Cultural Resources will hold a public information session on the proposed assignment of the State’s lease of a portion of Mount Sunapee State Park.

8/13/2018 - Profile Lake Accessible Fishing Platform Public Information Session
The Division of Parks and Recreation will be holding an informational session to present the plans for the Profile Lake accessible fishing platform and walkway.

8/1/2018 - NH State Parks Launches Shuttle Service in Franconia Notch State Park to Address Hiker Parking
New Hampshire State Parks is announcing the launching of a pilot shuttle service in Franconia Notch State Park.