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What We Love About Hanover, NH

Welcome to Hanover! This elegant New England town is home to Dartmouth College, and situated on the banks of the Connecticut River in the bustling Upper Valley of New Hampshire. Complete with boutiques, theaters, museums, and eateries, this dynamic Main Street town is a fabulous community to call home.

crossroad at Hanover

From the peak of Moose Mountain to the shores of the mighty Connecticut River the town of Hanover is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast. Enjoy a day of hiking along the Appalachian Trail; hit the links at the Hanover Country Club; stretch your mind and body at Mighty Yoga; or swim, camp, fish or mountain bike at the Storrs Pond Recreation Area.

If the weather turns for the worst don’t be alarmed. Hanover is also home to many indoor activities including the Hopkins Center for the Arts, the newly renovated Hood Museum of Art, and the ever popular Howe Library offering programs for kids and adults. You can also plan a clay date at the Farmhouse Pottery studio and store!

Looking to partake in some retail therapy? Hanover has you covered! Explore the offerings of the NH League of Craftsmen, Dartmouth Co-Op, Traditionally Trendy, Lemon Tree of Hanover, Simon Pearce, or pick up a fresh bouquet at Roberts Flowers.

Time for a bite to eat? The choices in Hanover are as outstanding and diverse as its residents. Want to kick back and enjoy a beer or two? Stop into the Salt hill Pub or Ramunto’s Brick & Brew Pizza. Looking for something with a bit more flair? Try PINE Restaurant at the Hanover Inn - everything on the menu is dynamite! Other choices include Jesse’s, Molly’s Restaurant and Bar, Jewel of India, the Skinny Pancake, and Boloco. Don’t forget to try My Brigadeiro with their delicious homemade truffles, cupcakes and warm drinks for your sweet tooth! In the mood for a great breakfast? Head on down to Lou’s and try the crueller french toast- you won’t be disappointed!

The town of Hanover has a little bit of something for everyone and was ranked 6th in the Top 100 of “America’s Best Small Towns” by CNN and it’s no surprise why. Come discover the Hanover lifestyle!

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