Hours and Admission
The live animal exhibit trail is currently CLOSED!
The live animal exhibit trail is open daily May 1 through November 1, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last trail admission at 3:30 p.m.) Plan at least two hours to walk the exhibit trail or bring a picnic and spend the day with a visit to Kirkwood Gardens and a Squam Lake Cruise (cruises are 90 minutes).
2017 Trail Admission - covers the live animal trail and all hiking trails
Youth (ages 3-15): $14.00
Senior (age 65+): $16.00
Children 2 and Under: FREE
Children 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Admissions fees a stumbling block to getting nearer to nature? Purchase a membership for free trail admission all season. Check with your local library to see if they have a library pass, which can be used for reduced admission.
2017 Lake Cruise Admission - Explore Squam, Nature of the Lakes, Bald Eagle Adventure, Loon Cruise
Adults: $23.00/member; $27.00/non-member
Youth (ages 0-15): $19.00/member; $23.00/non-member
Senior (age 65+): $21.00/member; $25.00/non-member
Not recommended for children under 3
2017 Combo Pass - save $6 on trail and lake cruise combined
Youth (ages 3-15): $31.00
Senior (age 65+): $35.00
Members enjoy free trail admission and discounted Lake Cruise fees. Become a member.
We accept MC, VISA, AMEX, and DISCOVER. Rates and schedules are subject to change. Group rates are available; please call 603-968-7194 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information and reservations.