Tuftonboro Community Information


Tuftonboro is a part of SAU #49, the Governor Wentworth Regional School District, along with the towns of Brookfield, Effingham, New Durham, Ossipee and Wolfeboro. Tuftonboro does grades K-6 at the Tuftonboro Central School, but other resident students in the area go to the Kingswood Regional Middle and High Schools, both located in Wolfeboro.

For students and adult learners who are ready to move on to a more collegiate environment, area colleges and universities include Berne University, University of New Hampshire, Lakes Region Community College, Southern New Hampshire University Granite State College, Plymouth State University, and Saint Joseph's College, to name a few.

Attractions & Points of Interest

Residents looking to spend the day learning more about the history of New Hampshire and the community of Tuftonboro don't have to go very far as there are a number of museums and historical points of interest that will enlighten them. A few local favorites include the New Hampshire Boat Museum, Wright Museum, Museum of Ossipee History, Libby Museum, and The Lake Winnipesaukee Historical Society Museum, among others.

Since Tuftonboro is a little over an hour and a half away from the city of Manchester, residents have access to many of its entertainment, cultural and recreational amenities. Popular points of interest in the area to visit include downtown Manchester and its City Hall Plaza, the John F. Kennedy Memorial Coliseum, the Verizon Wireless Arena, The Mall of New Hampshire, Palace Theatre, the Currier Museum of Art, and the New Hampshire Institute of Art.

Parks & Recreation

Golfers will have a chance to take their swing out to the course as Tuftonboro is within driving distance to a number of courses, including Lake Winnipesaukee Golf Club, Bald Peak Colony Club Golf, Kingswood Golf Club, and Ridgewood Country Club.

Known as the largest lake in New Hampshire, Lake Winnipesaukee covers 69 square miles and is about 21 miles long, and contains over 250 islands. Residents and visitors enjoy coming to this lake as it's a popular vacation spot, perfect for fishing, waterskiing, boating, and a variety of other water-related activities. Additionally, there are a number of hiking and jogging trails around the area, with some that go into the Ossipee Mountains, Belknap Range, and Red Hill.

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