Weeks State Park

200 Weeks State Park Rd.
Lancaster, NH 03584- Map It
(603) 788-4004

AAA Editor Notes

Weeks State Park consists of 420 acres 2 mi. s. on US 3. The park was the mountaintop summer estate of John Wingate Weeks, the one-time secretary of war and senator who wrote the legislation that established the Eastern national forests. The fieldstone and stucco mansion contains exhibits and mementos of Senator Weeks' service during the Harding and Coolidge presidential administrations as well as displays that trace the history of the state's conservation efforts. A fieldstone observation tower affords views of Mount Washington and the Presidential Range to the east and Vermont's Green Mountains to the west. Nature and hiking trails are available. Pets on leash are allowed. Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$7; $3 (ages 6-17).
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 10-5, late June-early Sept.; Sat.-Sun. 10-5, late May-late June and early Sept.-early Oct. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.