A couple kayaking in the river near The Exeter Inn


People enjoy themselves at Kingston State park near Exeter Inn

Kingston State Park

Kingston State Park is a 44-acre state park located on Great Pond in the town of Kingston, New Hampshire. The park offers 300 feet of swim area with a bathhouse, canoe rentals, fireplaces and picnic areas, a playground, softball field, and three game areas for horseshoes and volleyball.


Bunch of peoples paddling boats near The Exeter Inn

Portsmouth Paddle Company

Portsmouth Paddle Co. is a full service paddle board shop with everything for the novice to experienced paddler. Located on the NH Seacoast, we offer a variety of on-water activities, including paddle board rentals and lessons, guided tours, and SUP Yoga. Our fully-stocked paddle board retail store has everything you need to get paddling.


Landscape view of the beach near The Exeter Inn

Jenness State Beach

Soak up some sun on nearby Jenness State Beach.