Echo Lake

Franconia Notch State Park
Franconia, NH 03580- Map It
(603) 823-5563

AAA Editor Notes

Echo Lake, at the n. end of Franconia Notch, is bounded by mountains on three sides. Named for the acoustical phenomenon resulting from its setting, the lake is the largest body of water in the notch and offers boating, fishing and swimming. Recreational activities are permitted.
Beach $4; $2 (ages 6-11). Boat rental $20 per hour.
Hours: Beach open daily 10-5, mid-June through Labor Day; Sat.-Sun. 10-4, late May to mid-June and day after Labor Day-Columbus Day.