Alexandria, NH: A Complete Community Profile of Alexandria, NH.

NH Community Profiles: Alexandria, NH

 

Alexandria, NH

Located off I-93, north of Bristol is the small United Methodist Church - Click for a larger image and more Alexandria photos. town of Alexandria, population about 1500. It is the home of a portion of beautiful Newfound Lake. Alexandria is located on Town Pond Road off of Route 3-A and is predominately a bedroom community.

Luther Ladd, the first enlisted man killed in the Civil War, called Alexandria home.

The town is home to several farms, including:

    Bear Mountain Farm
    Cardigan Mountain Orchard
    Fred's Farm
    Kemah Farm
    Ledge Hill Farm

Built by Appalachian Mountain Club as one on NH's earliest lodges, then renovated in 2005, Cardigan Lodge is located on a 1,200-acre reservation and has been repurposed and now offers a variety of family-friendly activities and fifty (50) miles of trails.

Welton Falls is referred to by some as Fred's Farm Farmstand - Click for a larger image and more Alexandria photos. "the secret waterfall." It's located on the Fowler River, has a 30 verticle foot drop, and the pool below is reported to be good for swimming but do use caution. Water levels can vary.

Take the Manning Trail off Shem Valley Road. You will cross the Fowler River, which can be surprisingly difficult after heavy rains or snow melt. The hike is about two miles, and brings you to a stunning waterfall - beautiful in any season.

Dining and lodging are available in nearby Bristol. There are many dining and lodging choices along Route 3-A.

 

Scheduled Events

  Barbara Edelman   (4/26)
  Dance Ensemble & Choir   (4/27 & 28)
  Land of Trash  (4/27)
  Cendrillon   (4/28-29)
  Cold Chocolate   (4/28)
  Leo Kottke   (4/28)
  New Repertory Theatre   (4/28)
  8th Annual Circle Trot   (4/29)
  Dartmouth Gospel Choir   (4/29)
  Virtual Business Conference   (5/1 - 5/3)
  Percussion Ensemble   (5/2)
  Jazz Ensemble   (5/3)
  Robben Ford   (5/4)
  Beatles For Sale   (5/5)
  Dartmouth Wind Ensemble   (5/5)
  Bluegrass Jamming Camp   (5/5-6)
  Everly Brother Experience   (5/5)
  Dartmouth Glee Club   (5/6)
  Manxmouse  (5/8)
  Chamber Players   (5/9)
  Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot   (5/11)
  Bob Marley   (5/12)
  Barbary Coast Jazz Ensemble   (5/12)
  Percussion Ensemble   (5/12)
  Pemigewasset Choral Society   (5/13)
  Arlo Guthrie  (5/16)
  Centennial Exhibit of the WMNF   (5/16)
  The Tin Woman   (5/17-27)
  Bill Blagg  (5/18)
  Handel Society   (5/19)
  Mersey Beatles   (5/19)
  POPS Concert   (5/19 & 20)
  Under the Streetlamp  (5/19)
  Dartmouth Dance Ensemble   (5/25 & 26)
  Dartmouth Sym. Orchestra   (5/25 & 26)
  Paula Poundstone   (5/25)
  Memorial Day .. Comedy   (5/26)
  Weekend Craft Festival   (5/26-28)
  Gardens of Jackson Tour   (5/27 - 6/23)
  The Blues Project   (5/27)
  Duck Race & Music Festival   (5/27)

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