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Things to do in Plainfield

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Historic Site
“Located in Cornish, NH. St-Gaudens preseves the home, studio and gardens of one of America;s foremost sculptors, Augustus Saint-Gaudens. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Our good friends' go-to for the best local produce in the Upper Valley. There's pick-your-own strawberries in the summertime. There's an extensive nursery, too!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Route
“Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish, New Hampshire, USA, preserves the home, gardens, and studios of Augustus Saint-Gaudens, one of America's foremost sculptors”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Go apple picking in the fall at this wonderful farm and orchard. Get some ice-cream with maple syrup on it, or ride in a draft horse wagon out to the orchards, pick apples and raspberries, and catch the wagon back.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For a yummy dinner and good beer, this place is a very popular destination. Both pub and sit down dinner options.”
  • 1 local recommends
Farm
“Home of local maple syrup and myriad other maple products. And in the summertime, the best maple creamee around!”
  • 1 local recommends
Town Hall
“Cornish colony information, Mayfield Parrish 100th year anniversary going on this summer”
  • 2 locals recommend
Finance
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
“ I would recommend checking out that area if you want to do if bit of exploring, hike or want quiet place to write. Amazing views if you go to the top (about a mile) from trailhead parking lot at Plainfield (k-8) School. There is also a trail head if you drive a couple miles down Colby Hill Road. There are several miles of trails and a map showing the area from the parking lot that I mentioned above. Miles and miles of groomed ski trails. If you follow "So Inclined" trail, you'll eventually find some interesting ruins (and an abandoned old car) in the forest of long-gone Meriden residents. I am a distance runner so frequently explore the area. It may be a little windy at the top. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“With just a short 45 minute hike you get a beautiful 360 view from the top! ”
  • 1 local recommends
School
“Plainfield has a wonderful trail network that leaves from the Elementary School. The trails range from easy, flat strolls to more strenuous uphill hikes. You can hike up to French's Ledges to see spectacular vistas of Plainfield, Cornish and Lebanon. This is one of my favorite places for running, walking with the pup or skiing in the winter (trails are well groomed in the winter...provided there is enough snow),”
  • 1 local recommends
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