Sanbornton is a town in Belknap County, New Hampshire, United States. It includes the villages of North Sanbornton and Gaza. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 49.8 square miles (129 Square Kilometer), of which 47.5 sq mi (123 Square Kilometer) is land and 2.2 sq mi (5.7 Square Kilometer) is water, comprising 4.46% of the town. Bounded on the west by the Pemigewasset River and on the east by Winnisquam Lake, Sanbornton is largely drained by Salmon Brook, a tributary of the Pemigewasset. The highest point in town is the summit of Hersey Mountain, elevation 2,001 feet (610 m) above sea level, along the town's northwestern border.
Sites of interest
- Lane Tavern, Sanbornton Historical Society