Welcome to the towns of
Hanover, NH and Norwich, VT!
It's holiday season! Are you looking to give back to our local community? Here are a few ideas for helping out during the holidays:
- Participate in Dan & Whit's 19 Days challenge for the Haven
- Prepare a meal with friends or family at the adult shelter at The Haven. Enjoy eating dinner together with the residents.
- Sponsor a child through Hartford-Norwich Holiday Basket Helpers.
- Do you have another suggestion? If so, email us. We'd love to hear from you!
Winter has arrived!
- Norad Santa Tracker
- Check out our CALENDAR for winter and holiday events and activities.
- Visit the Hanover Inn to see their annual elaborate and creative gingerbread display.
- Visit or stay in an ice hotel - the only one of it's kind in North America!
- Sign up for winter sports and activities.
- Look at lists of fun excursions and getaways.
- Check out the Hanover Recreation Winter Brochure.
Check out the Valley News article about a new guide written by Steve Smith, a Hanover resident. Top 10 Natural Places to Visit in Hanover, New Hampshire, A Walking Guide. One area mentioned, Slade Brook, is part of the Hanover Conservancy and information and a trail map can be found here.
Watch Boston's ABC affiliate's report on Hanover, NH - mentions the AT and Lou's.
WelcomeToHanover.com informs you of events and activities in the Upper Valley and provides information on everything related to enjoying living in our community.
Click here for the updated calendar of events and activities.
You are also able to find resources to help you locate a house, contractors, electricians and other services, understand your schooling options and after-school activities for kids, find ways to integrate yourself into the community and find outlets for recreational and competitive sports.
We live in a very special place - one where the people choose to live here because of the beauty and culture, unlimited opportunities in the outdoors and strong sense of community.
Take a look through the site, we think you will be amazed at all of the wonderful things to do and places to visit in our corner of New England!
Hanover, NH rated #1 of the 10 Best College Towns in America by Movoto.com!
“In chilly New England, fireplaces aren’t just for show,” writes USA Today. “The one at this hotel, tucked into an alcove in the lobby, has small areas for seating and is surrounded with green wood paneling, inspired by the Dartmouth College colors.” “This one is cozy.”
Photo by Jon Gilbert Fox.
We invite newcomers to join this warm, welcoming community and to let WelcomeToHanover.com be your resource and guidebook. Our goal is to quickly orient you to the area, get you settled in comfortably and get you busy learning about, and engaging in, the wonderful activities this beautiful area of New England has to offer.
"I have lived here for 5 years, and find myself going to WelcomeToHanover.com for so many reasons. I've consulted the calendar of events, found real estate contacts for a family member, and I love the quick links to local events and businesses. It is well organized, easy to read, and has beautiful photos. Every town needs a site like this!"
"Make this your homepage! No more searching around various sites to find out what's happening at the Montshire, the HOP, or Dartmouth sporting events. I can even count on special events being listed. What a gift to the community!"
This website is operated independently and is not affiliated with the towns of Hanover, NH or Norwich, VT.