Explore a wonderful array of wildlife that cannot survive in the wild. Over 30 species of native Maine wildlife are kept for protection, and visits from kids!
ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center
Over 70 species of marine life at this Vermont aquarium, dedicated to educating on ecology, history and culture too!
Observe 1,000 animals representing close to 200 exotic species: elephants, giraffes, gorillas, tigers and more. Enjoy numerous exciting rides, like the rollercoaster and the "pirogue" boat. Follow the tracks of the storm god Hurakan at…
Pavillion de la Fauna
This observation centre, associated with the Pavillon de la Faune wildlife pavilion, has outdoor enclosures with live wild animals that would be difficult to approach in their natural habitat. You'll be able to observe nearly…
Charmingfare Farm is home to many of the traditional agricultural animals you would expect to see on a farm. Children will enjoy the Oakhurst Dairy Discovery Barn , home to our large "hands-on" petting area.
Whales Tale Waterpark
Check out our 12 slides, wave pool, lazy river, kiddie play place, Oasis Beach Bar and waveside entertainment every weekend in July and August! One of the many fun family places to go if you're…
is 40,000 sqare feet of tropically themed wet adventure, with four high speed water slides, wave pool with body surfing and water basketball; plus family fun pool with interactive features and summer outdoor facility too.
Pump House Indoor Waterpark
A fun indoor watermark in Vermont, with slides, surfing and rivers! Float, swim, splash and bob the day away in Jay.
Aquaboggan Water Park
Make a splash at Maine's LARGEST water park, with high speed slides, wave pools, and even mini golf! Great family fun
Funtown Splashtown USA
An amusement park and water park rolled into one with Funtown and Splashtown USA!
Camping Aqua Parc St Pie
Visitors can enjoy the 7 water slides, an intermediate water slide, as well as rafting. We also offer a refreshing dip in the pool; children can amuse themselves in the wading pool or water games.…
Liquid Planet Waterpark
is a locally-owned and family-run business inspired by New Hampshire's great outdoors, combining the tranquility and beauty of nature with the fun, excitement and adventure of a state of the art water park.
Jump N Joy
Indoor fun in New Hampshire with FIVE different bounce houses, and 5000 sq ft of fun activities for kids!
A fun, active and creative play space for kids ages 0 to 6, featuring gross motor room, reading and puzzle room, art and sensory zone and a well equipped room for imaginative play!
A fun and family friendly space where kids are encouraged to keep active, have fun and stay healthy! No video games here!
Twice The Fun
Great indoor fun for kids under 12 years in New Hampshire, with playhouses, trampolines, ball pits, toys and soft play! A fun baby zone too.
Cowabungas Fun Center
Kids can have a bouncing fun time at New Hampshire's Largest Inflatable Playground!
Brighton State Park
The primary attraction of this general area is its remoteness: mountains with tree-covered slopes, fast running rivers and streams, and clear lakes. The land northeast and southeast of Island Pond is especially suited to the…
Elmore State Park
Elmore State Park has more than 700 acres, the area includes a large sandy beach, historic CCC bathhouse with a concession stand, restrooms and a rental pavilion, a picnic shelter, numberous tables and grills, and…
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
Open meadows, mature forests, and marsh boardwalks connect interactive natural exhibits where native animals reside: black bears, mountain lions, raptors, river otters, bobcats, and more. Spend a day - walk the trails, take a Science…
Smugglers Notch State Park
Smugglers Notch is a narrow pass through the mountain with 1,000 foot cliffs on either side. In the early days, only a footpath and trail for horses existed. The Park is a corridor park with…
Little River State Park
Little River State Park, which is part of Mt. Mansfield State Forest, primarily consists of a campground with 81 tent/trailer sites and 20 leantos. This is central Vermont's largest and most popular campground.
Camping Mine de Cuivre
Camping Copper Mine is located in the beautiful region of Magog-Orford in the eastern Townships.
Green Mountain Audubon Center
Year-round education programs reach thousands of Vermonters of all ages through school, camp, family, and adult programs and workshops, including 4,500 school-aged children.
Franklin Falls Dam
A beautiful area in New Hampshire stretching along the Pemigewasset River, with fun activities like canoeing, fishing and snowmobiling.
Quechee State Park
Quechee Recreation Area is a large park spread out over a vast area. It is unique in that 611 acres of the park are not owned by the state, but leased from the U.S. Army…
Daniel Webster Birthplace
The Daniel Webster Birthplace State Historic Site is associated with the birth and early childhood years of Daniel Webster, one of our country's most respected orators and statesmen. While the site affords a view of…
Marsh Billings Rockefeller National Historical Park
Walk through one of Vermont's most beautiful landscapes, under the shade of sugar maples and 400-year-old hemlocks, across covered bridges and alongside rambling stone walls. This is a landscape of loss, recovery, and conservation.
Sand Bar State Park
Today at Sand Bar, the smooth, sandy lake bottom remains shallow well out from shore, making this an ideal swimming spot for children. That, and the uninterrupted length of sandy beach, very high quality water…
Mount Philo State Park
The 168-acre park is located atop Mt. Philo (968' elevation) and overlooks the Lake Champlain Valley and the Adirondack Mountains of New York. A narrow, steep road (not recommended for trailers) provides visitors access to…
Shelburne Farms is a membership-supported, nonprofit environmental education center and National Historic Landmark on the shores of Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont. Our mission is to cultivate a conservation ethic. Schoolchildren, adults, educators and families…
Clarence Steepbank Lakes Provincial Park
Clarence-Steepbank Lakes Provincial Park is Saskatchewan’s fourth wilderness park. It encloses 17,549 hectares of relatively pristine landscape, mature forest, lakes and wilderness. Its significance has been recognized since at least the early 1970s.
Kingsland Bay State Park
Kingsland Bay State Park is one of Vermont's newest parks and at present has limited services. Much of the 264 acres, along the shores of Lake Champlain, remains as a natural area. The historic Hawley…
A family friend park listed on the National Register of Historic Places, with 34 acres of beautiful landscaped park in Augusta, Maine!
A FREE attraction in Maine that celebrates nature with 224 acres of gardens, trails and ponds perfect for families like you!
Button Bay State Park
The park has a play area and a swimming pool with lifeguards. There are a picnic area and a large open picnic shelter pavilion for large group gatherings. Boating (rentals available), fishing, and sailing are…
Pillsbury State Park
One of the more primitive gems in New Hampshire, this state park is filled with wildlife, from moose to loons, historic attractions as well as hiking trails and kayaking.
Swan's Island in the Kennebec River is perfect for nature loving families, featuring a unique habitat teeming with native wildlife to view, and woodlands and meadows to enjoy.
Ausable Chasm, NY
Step back in time as you walk the nature trails in the midst of a primeval Adirondack Forest. Descend hundreds of feet and walk the natural stone walkways within the Chasm and gaze upon eons…
The Wells Reserve at Laudholm
Get your whole family out for the day in 2,250 acres of beautiful protected land rich in natural wildlife in Maine, filled with trails and exhibits.