Summertime is a great time to discover Franklin County!
The scenic lakes and mountains of Franklin County provide opportunities to get outdoors - hike, bike, swim, fish, photograph the scenery - you can find it here!
If you're feeling adventurous, grab your bike or hiking shoes and trek through the many trails that run throughout the area or the 4+miles of trail that Troll Valley Hiking & Mountain Biking Trail System provide. For more experienced bikers, the Webb Lake path in Weld is 16 miles of spectacular views looking out at the lake and surrounding mountainsides. Tumbledown Mountain in Mt. Blue State Park is a local favorite hike. From easy to advanced, find a trail that meets your abilities.
The warm days are ideal for the fisherman or kayaker alike for enjoying the Sandy River or one of the several lakes and streams that run through the county. Wilson Lake in Wilton and Clearwater Lake in Industry have boat launches and beaches for swimming. Maine Huts and Trails perfectly accommodates travelers and their spring fishing or canoeing adventures by providing huts to stay in along the way.
- Dine at one of the many restaurants.
- Shop in the unique local shops.
- Explore the area's history in a local museum or historical society.
- Enjoy one of the many festivals, concerts or events.
- Extend your stay by spending a night.
Our New 2015 Welcome Guide is Now Available Online!
13th Annual Golf Classic presented by Seth Wescott & the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that we're teaming up again with Seth Wescott to host the 13th Annual Scholarship Golf Classic on Friday, October 2, 2015 at the Sugarloaf Golf Club.
Proceeds are used to help fund the Annual Franklin County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Program and the Level Field Fund for area students and athletes.
Please visit the link here to view more details and to sign up as a team or a sponsor.