Welcome to New Hampshire
New Hampshire has long been associated with picturesque mountains, crystal lakes and pristine coastal beaches, but there's much more to the nation's fifth-smallest state than scenic beauty....
General John Stark, New Hampshire's Revolutionary War hero, famously declared he'd 'live free or die' when faced with the struggle against the British. That defiant spirit endures in the Granite State. In fact, New Hampshire license plates carry that in-your-face phrase to this very day. Long known for the rough-hewn independence of its citizenry, New Hampshire is also home to the equally rugged White Mountains range. RV your way down country lanes to gorgeous waterfalls, serene swimming holes, small towns, cities and endless miles of some of New England's richest and deepest woodlands....
New Hampshire: Live Free or Delight in These New England Getaways
With a nickname like 'Granite State' and motto of 'Live Free or Die,' New Hampshire comes off as a pretty tough place. But in truth, this New England getaway is home to welcoming locals with an easygoing attitude. Find it all in these three destinations....
How to Read Good Sam Directory Ratings
The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10.All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.