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A young boy wearing cold weather clothes and a helmet playing ice hockey on a pond.
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Outdoors

Community rinks

Find a local pond for skating and hockey Many communities have ponds or outdoor rinks for ice skating, stick practice […]

hockey players on outdoor skating rink
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Outdoors

Games on

Black Ice Pond Hockey Tournament is (almost definitely) happening The recent cold means the annual Black Ice Pond Hockey Tournament […]

A large family of all ages posing behind a table carved out of ice, all holding a warm drink.
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Outdoors

Chill fun

Winter Fest returns to downtown Concord Coinciding with the Black Ice Pond Hockey Tournament is the fourth annual Concord NH […]

man standing with bike with fat wheels on snowy trail
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Outdoors

Wheels on the trail

Bike the Windham Rail Trail — yes, even in winter By James LeBoeuf news@hippopress.com James LeBoeuf is a local outdoor […]

2 people snowshoeing on trail through woods, sunny day
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Outdoors

Snowshoeing in a winter wonderland

A seasonal activity that’s accessible to all Winter sports have never appealed to me. Skiing, snowboarding, ice skating — I […]

event room filled with wine sampling tables, large crowd
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Food

Return of the Big Pour

After this week’s cover went to press, the New Hampshire Liquor Commission canceled 2022’s Wine Week events. Looks like we’ll […]

woman dressed in black, smiling, holding guitar
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Nightlife

No stopping her

Country singer brings debut disc to Concord Following a Covid-caused delay of more than a year, April Cushman finally released […]

Hiking writer and gear expert Philip Werner stops for a break near Mount Garfield during a recent winter hike. Among his gear choices for this hike are softshell pants, single layer insulated gloves, a thin wool base layer shirt, high gaiters
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Outdoors

A winter hike

How to stay safe and warm while exploring NH’s winter wonderland By Dan Szczesny At just over 2,300 feet, Belknap […]

woman on white background, sitting cross legged while playing guitar
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Nightlife

2021 all done

Looking back, and forward In the parlance of performance, 2020 wasn’t a hard act to follow — anything would beat […]

2 women walking through hotel lobby carrying tropical cocktails
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Film Reviews

Movies of comfort and joy

A look at the funner films of 2021 The best movie of 2021 is Barb and Star Go to Vista […]

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