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26 Things to do at Dartmouth

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Enjoy the best view on campus @ Baker Tower

Wentworth Street, Hanover |  603-646-2560  |  Map

26 Things to do at Dartmouth

Visit Dartmouth's version of Hogwarts @ Tower Room, Baker Library

Wentworth Street, Hanover |  603-646-2560  |  Map

Enjoy the view from the Top of the Hop @ the Hopkins Center

2 East Wheelock Street, Hanover |  603-646-2422  |  Map

Wander in, take tea, and talk @ the Sanborn Library

Weekday tea at 4 pm |  Wentworth Street, Hanover |  603-646-2560  |  Map

Enjoy a moment of Dartmouth tranquility @ Rollins Chapel

College Street, Hanover |  Map

Relax in a rocking chair @ the Hanover Inn

2 South Main Street, Hanover |  603-643-4300  |  Map

Ogle 1000's of orchids @ Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center Greenhouse

College and Maynard Streets, Hanover  |  603-646-2382  |  Map

Make Baker Bells ring for you @ Baker Tower

Wentworth Street, Hanover |  603-646-2560  |  Map

Ponder the pendulum (Focault's, that is) @ Lobby, Fairchild Hall

Dartmouth College

Explain "What Matters to Me and Why" @ Tucker Foundation

603-646-3350

Dress like Daniel Webster @ Rauner Special Collections Library

603-646-0538

Culture

Take in a play (or film or concert or recital) @ Hopkins Center

2 East Wheelock Street, Hanover |  603-646-2422  |  Map

Get personal with a Picasso @ Hood Museum of Art

East Wheelock Street, Hanover |  603-646-2808  |  Map

Contemplate a mural masterpiece @ the Orozco Room in Baker Library

Wentworth Street, Hanover |  603-646-2560  |  Map

Read a few pages of Horton Hears a Who @ The Dr. Seuss Room, Baker Library

Wentworth Street, Hanover |  603-646-2560  |  Map

Pick out the planets @ Shattuck Observatory telescope

Observatory Road, Hanover |  603-646-9100  |  Map

Outdoor and Recreational

Tailgate, then cheer on a Big Green team @ Dartmouth Athletics

Tickets: 603-646-2466

Catch a fly ball @ Red Rolfe Field at Biondi Park

 

or look at lacrosse (bring a cowbell) @ Scully-Fahey Field

 

See where the soccer team gets their kicks @ Burnham Fields

 

Play a perfect round of golf @ Hanover Country Club

603-646-2000  |  Map

Hike (or snowshoe) to the fire tower @ Gile Mountain, Norwich, VT

603-646-2429

Lace up your skates, crank out a camel spin @ Occom Pond

Dartmouth Outing Club skate rentals  |  603-646-2429  |  Map

Slalom the slopes @ Dartmouth Skiway

39 Grafton Turnpike, Lyme Center, NH  |  603-795-2143  |  Map

Hike the Appalachian Trail @ Dartmouth Green to Velvet Rocks

Start at the Hanover Inn, on the corner of Main Street and East Wheelock, Hanover |  603-646-2429  

Take a walk @ Pine Park near the Hanover Country Club golf course

Start at the Hanover Inn, on the corner of Main Street and East Wheelock, Hanover |  603-646-2429  | 

Paddle on the Connecticut River @ Ledyard Canoe Club

West Wheelock Street, Hanover  |  603-643-6709 |  Map

Lift, spin, jog, and sweat @ Alumni Gym Fitness Center

Purchase a day pass ($10) at the main entrance desk |  East Wheelock Street, Hanover |  603-646-3284  |  Map

Pause and picnic by the pond @ Storrs Pond Recreation Area

50 Reservoir Road, Hanover |  603-643-2134  |  Map

Make like a moose-@ Mt Moosilauke

 

Stop by woods near Robert Frost @ Robert Frost statue, College Park

 

...or ramble a trail on foot! @ Upper Valley Trails Alliance

 

Non-acrophobes should visit the Queechee gorge @ Queechee State Park

Route 4, Hartford, VT  |  802-295-2990

Camp on Dartmouth’s own island @ Titcomb Cabin on Gilman Island

Ask for directions at Ledyard Clubhouse

Dining

Sip a Supremo, consume a scone @ Dirt Cowboy Café

7 South Main Street, Hanover |  603-643-1323  |  Map

Take a bite of local history @ Lou's Restaurant & Bakery

30 South Main Street, Hanover |  603-643-3321  |  Map

Munch Sunday brunch (or lunch or dinner) @ Hanover Inn

2 South Main Street, Hanover |  603-643-4300  |  Map

Time to dine @ Upper Valley Cuisine

Choose from dozens of Upper Valley eateries

A nightcap gelato can be pretty fine @ Morano Gelato

South Main Street, Hanover |  603-643-4233

For picnic goodies, here's your emporium @ Dan & Whits General Store

319 Main Stree, Norwich, VT | 802-649-1602

Retail

Snap up a book by a faculty author @ Dartmouth Bookstore

33 South Main Street, Hanover<  |  603-643-3616  |  Map

Get fitted for your own Big Green beanie @ Dartmouth Coop

33 South Main Street, Hanover |  603-643-3100  |  Map

Spring for tomatoes and other local produce @ Norwich Farmers Market

Saturdays May through October, 9 am - 1 pm |  Route 5 South, Norwich, VT

Buy a bag of barley flour @ King Arthur Flour

135 Route 5 South, Norwich, VT |  802-649-3361  |  Map

Pick a perfect piece of Pearce @ Simon Pearce (glassware)

15 S. Main Street, Hanover |  603-643-0100

Shop for dandelion rhubarb pie @ Killdeer Farmstand

May-December |  Route 5 South, Norwich, VT |  802-649-2852

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