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Moose on the Loose


A Guide to Finding the Elusive Moose – King of the Forest Moose are the largest animals in the NH forests and have no natural predators. This means moose are not afraid of anything including vehicles traveling down the interstate.  

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Green Lodging News Recognizes Gale River Motel Solar Install

Green Lodging News, the lodging industry’s preeminent on-line publication focused on promoting and featuring sustainable lodging and dining practices nationally and internationally has featured the Gale River Motel in it’s January 1, 2016 e-newsletter. Being featured in such a recognized

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Solar System Powers Up

The Gale River Motel has completed the installation of a photo-voltaic roof-top array which will provide energy to satisfy the year-round electrical demand of the property. The fifty-two panel system designed to generate 13.5 kW of electricity per hour is

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Gale River Motel Awarded 2014 Certificate of Excellence

GALE RIVER MOTEL AWARDED 2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE The Gale River Motel has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and

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Gale River Motel Awarded TripAdvisor’s GreenLeaders™ Status

 Franconia, April 25, 2014 – The Gale River Mote today proudly announced it has been accepted as a Gold level GreenLeader into the TripAdvisor®GreenLeaders™ program, which helps travelers plan greener trips by identifying environmentally-friendly accommodations across the U.S.  TripAdvisor GreenLeaders

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The Gale River Motel, for the second year in a row, has been awarded TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence,  The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to

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New for Summer 2013!!!

The Gale River Motel has been recognized by, the world’s premiere travel site, as a “Silver Level GreenLeader” for our environmentally-friendly efforts.  Worldwide, about a thousand lodging and dining properties have been recognized by and the Gale River

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New Website Launch is a Success

A new look has appeared for the Gale River Motel’s website!  After a decade of service the Gale River Motel’s website has entered the 21st century.  John Wills, web designer at Northern Mountain Design, has infused new life and vitality

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The GREEN Revolution Continues

The saga of eco-friendliness at the Gale River Motel continues with the replacement of the louvered bathroom windows. Due to the need to vent the build-up of humidity in the bathrooms, storm window inserts were never able to be installed

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New Eco-Friendly Initiatives for 2011

Continuing with eco-friendly improvements at the Gale River Motel, plans are in place for the installation of new energy efficient entry doors for all motel rooms and cottages in 2011. Over the years, a number of guests have commented on

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