Category Archive Upper Valley

The River


Dartmouth is bordered by the Connecticut River, so many of us love to go paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing, and swimming there when it is warm enough.

Building a Bunkhouse

Timber-Framed End

A few weekends ago, I ventured out to the Mt. Moosilauke Ravine Lodge to help construct a new timber framed bunkhouse. The bunkhouse is a gift from the Class of 1966 to celebrate their 50th Reunion that will happen this…

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Apple Picking in the Fall


We enjoyed the beautiful New England landscape by going apple picking at Poverty Lane Orchard—only 10 minutes away from campus! Free shuttles take students to the Orchard every weekend during the apple season.

DartLingo 101: An Introduction

Courtesy of 'Shmen

With a population of roughly 12,000 people Hanover, NH is a small town, with half of the population comprised of around 6,000 Dartmouth undergraduate and graduate students, so you could imagine how tight knit the community is. The employees at…

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