The live animal exhibit trail and all hiking trails are open daily, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last trail admission at 3:30 p.m.) Squam Lake Cruises run daily. BUY/RESERVE TICKETS
View of Mt. Chocorua from Squam Lake

Private Boat Charters on Squam Lake

Create lasting memories on a personalized cruise.

Host your own cocktail party or other unique gathering on Squam Lake by chartering a private cruise customized to fit your plans. Our canopied pontoon boats and experienced tour guides are ready to help with your special outing. Operations Manager Erick Amero will personally arrange your charter for any occasion.

Private Charter Fees

Rate: $250.00 per hour per boat

There is a minimum one-hour, non-refundable deposit required for each reservation per boat. Final payment is based on the amount of time boats are used, less your deposit. Reservations are subject to availability and are requested at least one week in advance.

To book your private charter contact Operations Manager Erick Amero at or call 603-968-7194 x 110.

Squam Community Boating Resources

Discover Squam
Discover Squam Cruise on Squam Lake
Bald Eagle Adventure
Bald Eagle in nest on Squam Lake
Loon Cruise
Loon with Chick
Cruise with a Naturalist
Viewing wildlife through binoculars on a Squam Lake Cruise
Private Charters
View of Mt Chocorua from Squam Lake
Group Tours
View from Squam Channel entering Squam Lake