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Lake Winnipesaukee is a body of water located in Eastern New Hampshire in the Lakes Region of the state. It is situated in parts of Belknap and Carroll Counties, and can be seen in the towns of Alton, Gilford, Laconia, Meredith, Center Harbor, Moultonborough, Tuftonboro and Wolfeboro. The lake has a total surface area of 44,422 acres and is the largest lake in the state of New Hampshire. Its maximum depth is 212 feet, and it is located 504 feet above sea level. Altogether, its shores amount to nearly 300 miles.
The lake is home to one of only two remaining floating post offices managed by the United States Postal Service. The U.S. mailboat Sophie C was launched on Lake Winnipesaukee in 1892 and still operates today. The lake is also the site of the annual Ice-Out Contest and has been seen in movies like "On Golden Pond", "Click" and "What About Bob?" In the cities surrounding Lake Winnipesaukee, visitors will find a wide variety of activities and entertainment, including numerous museums, golf courses, shops, arcades, theatrical venues and even a ski resort. For more information, visit LakeWinnipesaukee.com or see the Lake Winnipesaukee depth map.
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