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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Food
“Ice cream is from a fabulous Maine creamery. Portions are HUGE. Small size is about all one person should eat. Their soups are wonderful and homemade. It's a fixture in our community. Super friendly staff.”
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Park
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Home Goods Store
“Located on our premises, Fig Tree is open Memorial Day weekend through Christmas. Lots of fun, local art, classes and vintage!”
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Lodging
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“Old fashioned fine dining at the Van Horn Dining Room! We go here on special occasions. The restaurant is in a historic inn. ”
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Home Goods Store
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Park
“This is a great place to enjoy the river and a little beach access. You can enjoy or even float in the river. It is a wonderful spot to spend a few hours, and there are bathrooms available. It is a state park so no alcohol is available”
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Locality
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Hardware Store
“Need a battery? How about an extension cord? Or a drain plug? This is our go-to hardware store.”
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Gas Station
“Close convenience store with great Squam Lake sweat shirts, T-shirts and other things. They also serve pizza by the slice and other food items. They have a small market inside with drinks, beers, chips, etc.”
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