Food in Franconia

Harman's Cheese & Country Store

If you need to pack a picnic for your hike – or if you simply wish to stock up on New England goodies before heading home – don't miss this country store, which stocks delicious cheddar cheese (aged for at least two…
Art in Monadnock Region

Walpole Artists Cooperative

In the heart of the pretty New Hampshire village of Walpole, this artist-run cooperative specializes in original artwork and locally made gifts.
Sports & Outdoors in Franconia


A great place to shop for outdoor gear and clothing, Lahout's also just happens to be America’s oldest ski shop, in business since 1920!
Shopping Center in Meredith

Mill Falls Marketplace

Backed by the lake and a 40ft waterfall, this restored linen mill houses a dozen shops and restaurants.
Fashion & Accessories in Monadnock Region

Ruggles & Hunt

This eclectic boutique sells everything from toys to women’s clothes to home furnishings.
Arts & Crafts in Franconia

League of New Hampshire Craftsmen

One of eight branches around the state, this fine crafts gallery sells jewelry, pottery and other arts and crafts made by New Hampshire artisans.
Market in Keene

Hannah Grimes Marketplace

For local crafts, foodstuffs and gifts, stop by this lively shop showcasing New Hampshire–made products on Keene's Main St.
Books in Peterborough

Toadstool Bookshop

This indie bookstore has a welcoming vibe, a good selection of books and a small cafe with wireless access.
Food in Franconia


The world’s longest candy counter beckons with a rainbow array of sweets at this shop on Littleton's main street.