Rattlesnake Island Association

Rattlesnake Annual Dues
Due Oct 31. (Updated 10-01-16)

Annual dues statements are out.  Please check your mail for your invoice, and mail us a check.  If you haven't received your invoice, please let RIA know.  You can contact us on the Contact page above.  Remember if your dues are late, there is a $50 charge, so please make sure your payment is in before October 31st!!

Thank you,

RIA Board and Officers

Rattlesnake Forums -New! (Updated 06-01-16)

As residents of the island we encounter many of the same needs, and we've heard that many residents would like to connect with others on the island about how to solve or team up on solving for these needs. RIA is making available a forums pageso you can post to other members on the island.  This page is for Rattlesnake Island Membership only to share their thoughts or questions.   We hope these forums offer an ability for folks to connect on similar issues. (i.e. tree cutting, septic pumping, ant spraying etc).   Enjoy!!

Welcome to Rattlesnake Island

Rattlesnake Island is the 3rd largest island on Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire.  The resources on this website are meant for use by Rattlesnake Island Association Membership and Officers.

Association Overview

Today, the island is governed by an association of its members.

The Rattlesnake Island Association (“RIA”) was incorporated in the state of New Hampshire on May 12, 1969.

Its Articles of Incorporation were restated March 15, 1994.
All Rattlesnake Island property owners belong to the RIA. There are 186 individually owned lots on the perimeter of the island. There are two lots on the interior of the island’s northwest side that are privately owned. The remaining interior property on the northwest side is owed by the RIA. The interior property on the southeast side of the island is owned by the Lakes Region Conservation Trust.
In addition to its interest in the island’s interior land, the RIA also owns a number of lots on the island’s perimeter:

Copeland’s Cove
Washington View
Mountain View
Major View
Raccoon Point
Pow Wow
Young’s Cove

The land owned by the Lakes Region Conservation Trust is accessible through one designated waterfront lot and dock on the southeast end of the island. This island access is limited to Trust members and their accompanied guests.
In addition to the interior northwest land and the 8 waterfront island lots, the RIA owns one lot on its neighboring Sleeper Island. This lot is used to bring power to Rattlesnake Island from the mainland.
Upon request, all members of the RIA are provided with keys to the launch ramp and trailer storage area and parking passes for the upper and lower parking lots.

2016 Annual Meeting - June 25th 2016

The next RIA Annual Meeting will be June 24, 2017.

Online Account

Log In Instructions: 

You can now log in to the website using the email address you have with RIA. To log in the first time, enter your email address and click 'forgot password'.  RIA will email you a temporary password.  


If RIA does not have your email address on file, you will get an error message. 

To set up your online account, please fill out the online form on the Contact page.  Please note your lot information, and we'll activate your account.

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