Orford, New Hampshire

Orford New HampshireWelcome to the beautiful town of Orford NH! This rural community is on the Connecticut River about 18 miles north of Dartmouth College and Hanover. The town is home to around 1,200 residents with the Rivendell Interstate School District providing public education for preschool through 12th grade.

Wondering What to Do in Orford, NH?

There are many beautiful forested areas in Orford, giving residents a variety of recreational opportunities including hiking, hunting, boating, and snowshoeing.

Mount Cube is the highest elevation in Orford at 2,909 feet and features some spectacular views of the White Mountains Region. Sunday Mountain has plenty of hiking trails with some opportunities to see wildlife. Other notable landmarks are Cottonstone Mountain and Orford Street Historic District.

Just to the west of the Connecticut River, you’ll find Lake Morey and Lake Fairlee where people enjoy a variety of water sports, trails, and fishing. Indian Pond and Upper and Lower Baker Ponds are also nearby. The Rivendell Trail connects the towns of Orford, Fairlee, Vershire, and West Fairlee making it easy for residents to explore the surrounding areas.

Orford NH Real Estate

Types of real estate in the community range from historic “ridge houses” to farmhouses and land. If you’re thinking about buying property in the Orford area, please don’t hesitate to contact the team of experts at LindeMac Real Estate or start your home search now!