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  • Chaparral Test Drive Event

    Chaparral Test Drive Event Saturday, September 23 & Sunday September 24th at Shep Brown’s Boat Basin. Come test drive the new Chaparral & Vortex Boats this weekend on Lake Winnipesaukee and find your perfect dream boat!

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  • Save up to $15,000 on Outrage

    SAVE BIG July 26th – August 9th with Boston Whaler Outrage Rebates at Shep Brown’s on in-stock and ordered new boats.

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  • It’s Summer

    IT’S SUMMER!! Start the Summer off right with a new Boston Whaler or Key West boat at Shep Brown’s Boat Basin in Meredith, NH. If you are not ready to buy a boat, we have daily & weekly rentals all Summer long!

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  • Save up to $5,000 on Dauntless

    SAVE BIG June 6th – 26th with Boston Whaler Dauntless Rebates at Shep Brown’s on in-stock and ordered new boats.

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  • Happy Memorial Day

    hile you’re out celebrating the “Official Start of Summer,” take a moment and thank those who gave their lives to defend the freedom and democracy that Americans enjoy throughout the year.

    Have a safe, fun Memorial Day!

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  • Enjoy Summer Without the Burn!

     “I discovered Sun Bum products while spending some time in Florida and absolutely loved the products.  In fact, I love them so much, that I just had to add Sun Bum to our store.” – Charity Littlefield Sun Bum’s Original Sunscreen is a moisturizing sunscreen formula that will protect your skin from harmful UVA/UVB

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  • National Safe Boating Week

    The Wear IT! campaign promotes boating safety and life jacket safety by encouraging boaters to wear life jackets.
    Shep Brown’s Boat Basin is celebrating National Safe Boating Week with 15% OFF all in stock life jackets May 20-29, 2017.

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  • 2017 Parking Passes Now Available

    Slip, Valet and Lot Storage Customer’s, please stop into the Ship Store and pick up your 2017 parking passes. They must be must be placed in a visible spot in the front windshield of your car when parked on the premises.

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  • Ice Out Declared April 17, 2017

    Ice out on Lake Winnipesaukee, the largest lake in New Hampshire, was announced on Monday, April 17, 2017 at 8:31 a.m. Ice Out is declared after all of the ice has broken up and the M/S Mt. Washington can navigate the waters and make all five of its ports of call: Weirs, Meredith, Center Harbor,

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  • The Great Northeast Boat Show has been Rescheduled

    Come explore the new Boston Whaler & Key West Boats that Shep Brown’s has to offer at the Great Northeast Boat Show Friday, April 21st – Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 at the NH Sportsplex.  This is the largest indoor boat show in the Northeast north of Boston featuring everything boating enthusiasts could want.  A one stop

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  • Boston Whaler 230 Outrage Wins 2017 NMMA Innovation Award

    Contact: Traci Davis Phone: 386.409.6419 Email: tdavis@whaler.com Boston Whaler 230 Outrage Wins 2017 NMMA Innovation Award MIAMI, Fla. (Feb. 17, 2017) — Boston Whaler’s new 230 Outrage received a coveted Innovation Award from the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). The new Outrage was awarded in the Center Console/Walkaround Fishing Boats category and announced on Friday

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  • The New Woodshed

    Moultonborough, NH At The New Woodshed, fine dining gets a charming, comfortable twist inside a restored circa 1820 New England post-and-beam barn. With exceptional service and atmosphere, you’ll enjoy some of the area’s finest steaks and seafood in a beautiful restored  19th Century farmhouse. If you’re looking for a lighter meal and a more casual dining

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  • Gilford Got Lunch

    Our Mission The Mission of Gilford Got Lunch is to provide nutritious lunches to school aged children within the Gilford School District who might go hungry during the school summer vacation. Why Gilford Got Lunch? There are approximately 300 students within the Gilford School District. 26% of the student population (including Gilmanton) qualify for reduced

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  • New England Boat Show

    Big Boat Show Savings at New England’s Biggest Sale February 11-19,2017.  Visit Shep Brown’s to see our new Boston Whaler & Key West Boats for sale at our lowest prices.

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  • Great Northeast Boat Show

    Come see the latest Shep Brown’s has to offer at the Great Northeast Boat Show March 24-26, 2017! Life is great with a boat, an investment for family memories. Buy your boat tax free in NH! The Great Northeast Boat Show is the largest indoor boat show in the Northeast north of Boston. A one

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  • The Town Docks – Great Food, Great Music & Great Ice Cream!

    During the summer months there really is no better way to spend an evening then lakeside in beautiful downtown Meredith, and the Town Docks is the place to be.  Outside beach seating for dinner and drinks,  live music and don’t forget the Common Man’s homemade ice cream for dessert.  If you pick the right night

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  • What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more

    Everyone at Shep Brown’s Boat Basin wishes you all a very Merry Christmas!

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  • Lavinia’s

    Center Harbor, NH FRESH, NEW ENGLAND COMFORT Lavinia’s is a centuries old mansion, with several unique dining rooms; including The President’s, Coe and Lake Rooms.  Everyone has a favorite room.  If you’re in the mood for something more casual, there’s The Tavern; an intimate watering hole with the same fabulous menu as the restaurant and a

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  • Interlakes Community Caregivers

    Center Harbor, NH Interlakes Community Caregivers is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization, supported by caring volunteers who provide services to individuals and families in times of need. Our program complements existing public and private resources geared toward assisting neighbors to remain living independently in their homes for as long as is possible. Helping others to live

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  • Lakeside Deli & Grill

    Meredith, NH The Lakeside Deli & Grille is a family owned and operated deli overlooking the beautiful Meredith Bay.  Enjoy fresh, homemade soups, sandwiches, salads, entrees and more on the front porch, dining room or to go!  They are located at 2 Pleasant St., Meredith, NH. Visit their website for information and current menu.

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  • Hands Across the Table

    Every Wednesday in the Parish Hall! Hands Across the Table offers a free hot meal every Wednesday evening for those seeking food and/or friendship and support. Our Mission To feed all who are hungry in body and spirit. We do so willingly and with compassion and understanding. Origins This community meal program began when several

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  • Wrap Up a Whaler

    Wondering what to get the kids for Christmas this year?  How about a Whaler under the tree for many years of family fun?  You can buy a brand new 13 ft 130 Super Sport for $13, 448*.   Take advantage of the sale prices, rebates and special financing offers.

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  • Passion – President’s Letter

    Passion President’s Letter, WHALER Magazine I’m willing to bet your boating is not a passive activity. A life built around the water doesn’t happen by accident; it’s something you make happen, because it matters deeply that your days include it. Fishing, cruising with friends, pulling your kids on a tube-these activities are far from casual, despite

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  • Greenlight a Vet

    Would you like to show more support for Our Great Nation’s Veterans?  Here’s a movement that is doing just that! Greenlight a Vet is a campaign to establish visible national support for our veterans by changing one light to green. People can participate through simple gestures like changing one light to green, or sharing support on

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  • The Interlakes Christmas Fund

    The Inter-Lakes Christmas Fund is a non-profit organization that accommodates families and elderly citizens who need assistance during the holiday season. During the past 6 years, through generous donations and sponsors we have been able to provide a joyous holiday season for families by providing food, clothing and gifts. Last year we assisted over 100

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  • The Winnipesaukee Playhouse

    Meredith, NH A Great Place to see Local Professional Theater with a wide variety of shows.  My favorites are the Traditional English “Pantos”, usually playing over the Christmas Holidays.  They’re hilarious! This year is Jack in the Bean Stock. I can’t wait!!!  But enough about me and more about them. Their Mission The arts are

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  • George’s Diner

    Meredith, NH George’s Diner was opened by its present owners Roger and Robin Rist in May of 1991. “Our basic philosophy that fresh and simple ingredients make the best meals possible lead us to our motto, ‘Just Good Food‘.” They are located at 10 Plymouth Street, near the Meredith Town Docks. They are open all year 7

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  • Ice Fishing in New Hampshire

    Some of us don’t want to be thinking about the snowy cold winter months, while others look forward to the change of seasons. There are a whole bunch of you out there that can’t wait to go Ice Fishing. So with that being said here are some tips to keep you safe out on the

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  • The Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction

    The Greater Lakes Region Chartable Fund for Children is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that helps community organizations in the Central New Hampshire region. All donations are tax-deductible. Organization The Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction is an annual event held every December in central New Hampshire. The fundraiser made $2,100 in its first year and has

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  • Garwoods Restaurant & Pub

    Garwood’s is located right on the water in downtown Wolfeboro, NH, just a short walk from the town boat docks. Open for lunch, dinner or drinks; sit and enjoy the beautiful views of Lake Winnipesaukee from their outdoor lakeside patio or indoor dining room and pub.

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  • Oliver Lodge

    Six Lake Winnipesaukee vacation home lodging rentals are located on the beautiful Meredith shores near Weirs Beach and Laconia. These inviting beachfront homes feature housekeeping, fireplaces, and kitchens with microwave and dishwashers. Oliver Lodge is perfect for small gatherings, family reunions and corporate retreats. Discover the many treasures of spectacular Lake Winnipesaukee and beyond from

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  • Bay Point Inn

    Perched on the water’s edge, Bay Point offers unparalleled lake views that stretch down to the bay. Intimacy abounds in this 24-room inn, with most hotel rooms offering private balconies to sunrises and sunsets that will leave you breathless. Every guest room features rich mahogany accents, plush down bedding, and vintage nautical decor, just steps

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  • Fresh Water Fishing New Hampshire!

    Buying a License Fishing and hunting licenses, valid Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 of each year, may be purchased online via https://www.nhfishandgame.com/ or from license agents, Fish and Game Department headquarters in Concord, Fish and Game Region 1, 2 and 4 offices and some town or city clerks. Applicants must purchase their own licenses. Outdoor

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  • Lobster Roll

    So, everyone knows when you visit New England (Maine, New Hampshire etc.) that at some point during your visit you have to have a Maine Lobster Roll. Now, there are 2 different kinds of Lobster Rolls. The Hot Buttery Lobster Roll and the Cold Lobster Salad Roll. What we have found is the Hot Buttery

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  • Corn on the Cob

    What’s the one food that just screams summer? A must have at any BBQ. Corn on the Cobb of course!! And we have the perfect way to grill this summer time must have! How to cook Corn on the Cob on the grill: Ingredients: Fresh Corn on the cob Olive oil or Butter Salt, pepper,

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  • Orange Julius Recipe

    Summer is sailing in and we found this really simple, really tasty Orange Julius Recipe at http://www.the36thavenue.com/orange-julius-recipe/  The perfect summer drink for those warm evenings out on the deck or sitting out on the dock enjoying the sunset. Ingredients: 6 Oz Frozen orange juice concentrate 2 Cups of Milk 1 tsp Vanilla ¼th Cup Sugar

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  • Shibley’s at The Pier

    Located in Alton Bay NH, on Lake Winnipesaukee, Shibley’s at the Pier is one of the best restaurants in the Lakes Region of NH. Stop in and enjoy some good food and drink and get to know our wonderful friendly staff. Now Open 7 Days a Week Sunday – Thursday from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm Friday

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  • Full Moon Paddleboard

    Full Moon Paddleboard carries all varieties of SUPs, Paddles, Paddle Accessories as well as the lakes and ponds surrounding the region, including SUP Yoga. Visit www.fullmoonpaddleboard.com for more details and upcoming events.    

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  • Dive Winnipesaukee

    Dive Winnipesaukee – Wolfeboro, NH Are you looking to experience Lake Life to its fullest?  You have a boat and want to take it to next level, but need some guidance.  Let Dive Winnipesaukee help you take your Lake Life to the next level.   Dive Winnipesaukee – New Hampshire’s most comprehensive SCUBA facility specializing in all levels of training, equipment

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  • Cruise Aboard the M/S Mount Washington

    Mount Washington Cruises offers Scenic Foliage and Sunset Dinner Dance Cruises on Lake Winnipesaukee. The M/S Mount Washington visits 5 ports on Lake Winnipesaukee and takes on passengers in Wolfeboro, Meredith, Center Harbor and Alton Bay on alternating days of the week with daily cruises from Weirs Beach. Sunday Champagne Brunch Cruises from Weirs Beach

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  • Ice-Out 2016 The Earliest in recorded history!

    Ice-Out was officially declared by Dave Emerson of Emerson Aviation @ 11:30 AM 3/18/2016 The earliest ice-out in history!   Wow! Can you believe it! It seems like just yesterday we were putting all the boats away for the winter and it’s already time to gear up for another boating season. See you on the

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  • Stock Car Revolution

    We found this great article on Carl Kiekhaefer, founder of Mercury Marine in the March, 2016 edition of Muscle Machines Magazine. Follow this link to view the article online and see a history of awesome pictures! Photography for the article was courtesy of Mercury Marine. Stock Car Revolution Carl Kiekhaefer’s groundbreaking preparedness and determination set

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  • Lake Winnipesaukee ICE-OUT – 2015

    Lake Winnipesaukee ICE-OUT – 2015 ICE-OUT was Officially Declared Friday, April 24, 2015 From: www.winnipesaukee.com “Ice-Out” on Lake Winnipesaukee occurs when the ice that has covered the Lake since late December or early January melts enough to allow the M/S Mount Washington cruise ship to navigate between Alton Bay, Center Harbor, Weirs Beach, Meredith and

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