The Upper Valley consists of a number of towns and villages nestled along the Connecticut River – each with uniquely diverse characteristics. The heart of the Upper Valley includes the towns of Hanover & Lebanon in New Hampshire and Norwich & Hartford in Vermont.
Hanover, NH is the home of Dartmouth College, an Ivy League school tucked away in an idyllic New England town situated along the Connecticut River.
Lebanon, NH is the home of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, a renowned teaching hospital, and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center.
Outdoor activities abound with miles of hiking and biking trails, and beautiful rivers, lakes and mountains to enjoy.
There are plenty of opportunities to take advantage of the many cultural venues in the area as well. They include Ava Gallery, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Montshire Museum of Science, Hood Museum of Art, Northern Stage and several more.
Come experience life in the Upper Valley!
For more information about towns in the Upper Valley take a look at the towns listed on our website, New Hampshire Community Profiles and Vermont Indicators Online.
Looking for an inside view of what makes the Upper Valley special? Visit our blog! We keep it up to date with topics of interest to those who live here and those seeking to move here. From real estate and rental tips to restaurant reviews and things to do in the Upper Valley, we hope you’ll find our blog to be another great resource.
- All Upper Valley Schools
- Hanover High School Sending Districts
- Pre-school & After School Care
- Special Needs Resources
- Summer Camps
- Restaurants & Eateries
- Outdoor Activities: Golf, Horseback Riding & More
- Skiing & Snowboarding
Grocery Stores/Farm Stands
The Lay Of The Land (Relocation Information)
- Area FAQ (towns in the Upper Valley, tax differences between NH & VT, and other helpful information)