Boating, Fishing, and Travel Information for Gosport, NH
The Isles of Shoals are an intriguing rocky small group of islands out at sea, yet sit only about six miles from the pale city lights of bustling Portsmouth, on the New Hampshire mainland. With the individual islands having names like Smuttynose, Appledore, and Star Island, it’s an alluring destination for sailors.
Gosport Harbor, formed by breakwaters joining Star, Cedar, Smuttynose, and Malaga Islands of the group, is used as an anchorage by local fishermen, yachts, and sometimes by small coasting vessels seeking shelter. It offers protection from all but westerly winds; however, the bottom is reported to be rocky and foul and caution should be exercised in strong winds.
Searching For Something Nearby? See AllAdd Your Business See All Businesses
Local Goods & Services See All Nearby
Fishing in Gosport, NH Map View
Photos of Gosport, NH Add A Photo
Coastal News Updates See All
Maine Imaging is a photography company specializing in high resolution aerial photography. We have serviced… More
The Isles of Shoals Light burned brightly through the pitch-black night ahead. Had I left… More
The appearance of more than five dozen dead harbor seal pups along the New England… More