Clough State Park

455 Clough Park Road
Weare, NH 03281
Phone: 603-529-7112

*Alternate GPS Location: Everett Dam Road

Activities and Amenities

Clough State Park is located on the shore of Everett Lake, a 150-acre lake formed by a dam on the Piscataquog River. The park has a 900-foot sandy beach, playing fields and large picnic areas. Boat Rentals are also now available at Clough State Park (see pricing info below).

Services: Portable toilets are available at the beach. There are no lifeguards on duty.

*Note about GPS Navigation: Check your destination/location carefully as some GPS applications may be inaccurate. Clough State Park is not accessible from the Hopkinton-Everett Trails Area (Dunbarton Riding Area) off of Ray Road (Burroughs Road is a gated/dirt road). For an alternate address use Everett Dam Road in Weare, NH (the state park beach is located next to Everett Dam).

Clough State Park now requires Advanced Day Use Reservations


Operating Schedule

NOTICE: Clough State Park closes at 7pm daily. The gates for the park also close and lock at 7pm.

Fee Weekends & Holidays Full Time Operating Hours Unstaffed
Adults: $4
Children (6-11): $2
7 days/wk
Mon.- Fri.
9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The off-season poses unique risks inherent when participating in outdoor recreational activities. Please be aware that many State Park areas and trails are not staffed during the off-season, and day-use fees are not collected. Recreationists should possess the necessary knowledge, skill, and equipment to ensure their own safety. Users assume all risk while recreating in State Park lands.


Admission is $4 for adults; $2 for children ages 6-11; children ages 5 and under and NH residents age 65 and over are admitted free. Season passes are available. When park is unstaffed during the season, please use Iron Ranger (self-serve paystation).

Boat Rentals Per Hour
Kayaks & Canoes (Currrently not available)

Are pets allowed at Clough State Park?

Pets are not permitted in the park. See the NH State Parks Pets Policy for more information.

Keep Your Parks Clean

Through the Carry-In/Carry-Out Program, you can help us keep your parks clean and beautiful by carrying out whatever you carry in. Thank you for your cooperation and remember to recycle.

Beach Advisories

For listings of current advisories, please visit the State of New Hampshire, Department of Environmental Services Beach Advisories website page.

Access for Persons with Disabilities

Please contact the park office directly for information regarding disability access needs. 

The New Hampshire State Park Experience Blog

5/6/13      "First Paddle at Clough State Park"