We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Loon Center

Features Animals
Lee's Mills Road, Moultonborough, NH 03254
+1 603-476-5666
Review Highlights
Good information but hike to "nest" was anticlimactic

Good information from video and nice displays . I really enjoyed to loon cam! The hike to the nest... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Boulder, Colorado
The old world general store

We have been visiting this store for 20 years. It gets better and better. Reminds me of my youth... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Mirror lake, United States
via mobile
Read all 57 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Home to the Loon Preservation Committee, this center works to protect one of the best known birds found in the Lakes Region.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gift shop” (15 reviews)
“dirt road” (3 reviews)
Lee's Mills Road, Moultonborough, NH 03254
+1 603-476-5666
Write a ReviewReviews (57)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Good information from video and nice displays . I really enjoyed to loon cam! The hike to the nest was very buggy, we sprayed first and tucked bug wipes in our clothes, otherwise I would have turned around. The view of the nest was from...More

Thank nursejenny303
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting this store for 20 years. It gets better and better. Reminds me of my youth with adding the prices on a brown paper bag. When visiting this area make sure to stop in and spend at least an hour just looking....More

Thank michaeljH6395AT
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We visited the Welcome center/Museum and watched a truly excellent film about the Common Loon (Gavia immer). It was very informative, and perhaps the most interesting fact, which truly surprised mr, was that the loons fly to South America to winter in the ocean when...More

Thank Connecticutosprey
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Very interesting. Alot of information on Loons. Helpful staff. Gift shop offered a large selection of gifts or memorabilia.

Thank kathylanouette
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I attended a lecture here and learned a great deal. The road signs are excellent which makes the center easy to find. They shared information about the loons not only in this area but through the State. They are not funded by the State so...More

Thank Sebastian3962
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Super nice people. Informative displays. Nice bathroom with mural. Great nature path with lots of skeeters.

Thank Konrad V
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is a great organization and are doing good to save the Loons. They have an excellent educational program that children would like as well as adults. They also have a nice store where you can buy "loon type" items for your friends and teachers....More

Thank grandmabarb104
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My wife and I stopped in here as we are loon fans - we were not disappointed. There is no admission charge at all but you are of course free to leave a donation or buy a membership in the Loon Preservation Committee. It is...More

Thank MT1
Reviewed 1 October 2016

After reading about the center in a local paper, we took a drive out to visit. Their gift shop is extensive, more things Loon than I have ever seen. They have a 20 minute movie that is informative and relaxing, explaining about the life cycle...More

Thank Rebekajean
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great educational center and interesting woodland walk w/occasional lake views and interesting rock formations.

Thank Bill P
Nearby HotelsSee all Moultonborough Hotels
Matterhorn Inn
40 reviews
4.03 km away
Lake Shore Motel & Cottages
11 reviews
6.08 km away
Bay Point at Mill Falls
131 reviews
12.57 km away
Mill Falls at the Lake
381 reviews
12.73 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Bob House Restaurant
138 reviews
2.83 km away
Canoe Restaurant
361 reviews
6.94 km away
Castle in the Clouds
113 reviews
5.52 km away
Mug by the Bay
74 reviews
6.73 km away
Nearby Attractions
Castle in the Clouds
494 reviews
5.81 km away
Keepsake Quilting
38 reviews
6.69 km away
The Old Country Store
89 reviews
1.91 km away
Wild Meadow Canoe and Kayak
5 reviews
7.79 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
26 August 2017|
Response from michaeljH6395AT | Reviewed this property |
Sorry.. I do not think dogs are allowed