Welcome to Lyme, NH

Lyme is a rural community located in the Upper Valley region of New Hampshire along the Connecticut River. Some think our name came from Lyme, Connecticut and others mention Lyme Regis, England. The spelling on the original 1761 charter of "Lime" has been attributed to an error by Governor Wentworth's secretary. The original settlers were from Palmer, Belchertown and Brookfield in Massachusetts. Lyme contains 53.8 square miles of land, 28.7 miles of paved and 38.7 miles of gravel roads. In 2010 it had a population of 1,716

News & Announcements

Holt's Ledge Update 4/27/2017 »

At its regular meeting on April 27th, 2017 the Select Board voted unanimously to pass the Holt’s Ledge Management Plan...

The Saturday, April 29 Vernal Pool Walk is Cancelled »

The unseasonably, late, cold, March/April temperature levels have created unfavorable ground (vernal pool)...

Hazardous Waste Collection Event in Lyme »

The Lyme Transfer Station will be hosting a Hazardous Waste Collection Event this year.  May 20, 2017, from 9:00 A.M.-...