New England is a land…of amazing cuisine, breathtaking coastlines, endless mountain trails, and, of course,

wicked awesome championships.

The gang is bringing you our must-have list for the best #NewEngland to use and follow on Instagram. Just in time for this summer!

Whether you are planning a trip to the beaches of Maine, the green mountains of Vermont or the sports venues of Boston, be sure to use these hashtags in your next Instagram photo!

1. Food & Beer

#BenandJerrysFactory

We’re highlighting this must-follow hashtag because Vermont is home to arguably the best ice cream in the world. Although this hashtag might not have a lot of content to follow, we want to challenge you to snap a picture with your Ben and Jerry’s cone this summer. Better yet, visit the Ben and Jerry’s Factory in Vermont and use this hashtag. This New England adventure is perfect for any ice cream lover. Scrolling through these Instagram photos you’ll see pictures from the famous factory tours, including the iconic Ben and Jerry cows. You’ll also get a taste of mouth-watering cones and ice cream flavor inspiration. If you do have plans this summer, be sure to check out the very quintessential town of Waterbury, VT. Be sure to snap a selfie of you and your ben and jerry’s cone with this tasty hashtag.

Other Top Picks:

#vermontmaplesyrup #BostonFoodies #MASSFoodies #newenglandeats #bosfeed #NHEats #CTFoodies #MaineEats #RhodeEats #EatVT #fenwayfranks #nhbrewers #vermontbeer #brewedinmaine #603eats

2. Lifestyle

#MaineSucks

No worries, Maine certainly doesn’t suck. This hashtag is actually an inside joke. If you are looking for some breathtaking coastal views of Maine, look no further than this hilarious hashtag. Warning you may be swept away by images of charming colonials and gorgeous sunsets. It’s an inside joke you won’t want to miss out on! Heading to the vacation state this summer? Be sure to post your best beach photo on your Instagram this summer. This state is anything but a terrible time.

New England hashtags to follow Portland Head Light Portland, Maine

Portland, Maine, USA at Portland Head Light.

Other Top Picks:

#VermontbyVermonters #Connecticutgram #Connecticutlife #capethings #portlandheadlight #603life #mynewenglanf #capecodinsta #NewEngland_igers #igersmass #visitmaine #IGrhody #thewaylifeshouldbe #onlyin207

3. Tourist Travel

#FreedomTrail

This hashtag is more than your average stroll down memory lane. If you’re looking for some inspiration during your morning commute, follow #FreedomTrail on Instagram. This historic trail one of New England’s most famous cities offers something for everyone. Do you enjoy street fashion? Boston stylists and influencers frequently post pictures of the latest fashions. Planning a trip to the city? This hashtag frequently features several historic sites and tourist attractions worth visiting. If you’ve never been to the city of Boston, we highly recommend following this hashtag for inspiration.

Other Top Picks:

#mtwashington #vermontskiing #barharbor #acadianationalpark #mysticseaport #bostoncalling #capecodinsta #winnipesaukee #mainetheway #burlingtonvt #portlandheadlight  #sugarbush #nantucket #ctriver #capeelizabeth #nhicecastles #greenmountainclub #mountmainsfield #fanueilhall #freedomtrail #fenwaypark #mtwashington

4. Dogs

#DogsofAcadia

Dogs are awesome. When you mix some of the cutest pooches in New England with over 47,000 acres of Atlantic coastlines, though, you end up with something even better. Acadia National Park in northern Maine is made up of amazing mountain-meets-ocean trails and spectacular views. It’s also the perfect place for you and your four-legged-friend to explore some amazing hiking trails. Follow this hashtag to see dogs enjoying nature like never before. Are you planning a vacation to Bar Harbor, Maine in the near future? Be sure to use this hashtag while hiking with your dog on Instagram. 

New Eng;and hashtags to follow dogs of acadia Woman hiking walking with dog

Other Top Picks:

#dogsofboston #eastiedogs #doodlesofboston #acadiadogs #rhodeislandpaws #dogsofnewengland #bostonsigrs #nhdogs #dogsofconnecticut #vermontdogs #bostonpets #bostondog

5. Boston

#FollowingBoston

With over 200,000 posts, this hashtag captures the many cultural aspects of one of America’s oldest cities. Brighten up your daily Instagram scrolling by following this hashtag. #Followingboston features many iconic city sites, like the Citgo sign, Zakim bridge, Newbury Street, Beacon Hill, and Fenway Park. This hashtag is perfect not only for tourists but also city locals. You’ll learn something new about the city of Boston every day, like an amazing new restaurant or an emerging local artist. Did you recently capture an incredible photograph of Boston? Be sure to also use the hashtag #IgersBoston for a chance to be featured on the @IgersBoston Instagram.

New England hashtag to follow boston, ma skyline of Boston downtown

Other Top Picks:

#IheartBoston #imboston #bostoncommon #freedomtrail #bostonmarathon #bostonstrong #igboston #bostondotcom #igersboston #visitboston #backbayboston #followingboston #beaconhill #charlesriveresplanade #downtownboston #bostonphotography #bostonsnow #fenwaypark #myfenway

6. Hobbies

#SundayRiverParks

Even if you’ve never gone skiing or snowboarding in your life, #SundayRiverParks is worth the follow. If you’re from New England, chances are you have also heard of Sunday River Ski & Mountain Resort. Sunday River Parks offers the talented skiing and snowboarding crowd a place to show off their moves. Follow this hashtag for S rail tricks, vertical jumps, and downhill inspiration. Are you heading to the mountain this weekend? Be sure to capture a video of you nailing your next trick using this New England hashtag on Instagram. Who knows? You may just be watching the next Olympic champion?

New England hashtags to follow skiing and snowboarding, man snowboarding down snowy hil

If you like extreme sports, we also recommend #nhclimbing for a chance to see ice climbing, rock climbing and crack climbing. You’ll feel like your apart of the adrenaline action from the safe comforts of your home.

Other Top Picks:

#sugaringseason #wildmainers #nhclimbing #vermonthiking #bostonrunners #nhrunner #mainecycling #bostonbikes #rhodeislandsailing #newenglandmusic #bostonhiphop #bostonmusic #sundayriverparks #okemoparks #capecodfishing

7. Sports

#StillHere

With over 200,000 posts, this hashtag has emerged into a special place in New England sports culture. What started as a patriots rally call has become something New England fans from any sport can happily embrace as their own. Follow this hashtag for some serious superfans, New England sport highlights and hilarious sports memes. You won’t be able to make it through the Patriots’ offseason without following this awesome hashtag on your Instagram feed. 

Other Top Picks:

#patsnation #redsoxnation #celticsnation #bruinsnation #bruins #burinshockey #sundayriverparks #newenglandrevolution #redsoxfan #stillhere #bostonsports #beatla #gopats #fenwaypark #celticsfan #celticsgame  #cityofchampions #gillettestadium #tdgarden #bostongarden

8. Nature

#NewEnglandPhotography

I think you’ll agree, one of the best things about New England is its four seasons. No matter what the season, New England offers amazing scenic views like Fall foliage, Winter mountain tops or Summer ocean sunsets. New England is also home to the very rare bald eagle, black bears, owls, mooses, and coyotes. #NewEnglandPhotography is a great follow because you’ll be treated to awesome photographs of New England’s wilderness, wildlife, and colonial cottages. Are you an emerging photographer in New England? Be sure to use New England Photography hashtag the next time you capture a scenic photo of New England for Instagram. We promise this hashtag will help your photography gain some pretty big exposure! 

New England hashtags to follow New England photography, an Autumn yellow maple leaf on hands.

Other Top Picks:

#whitemountains #nhMountain #newenglandfall  #conneticutoutdoors #fallinnewengland #newenglandphotography #Vermontonly #naturalnewengland #bestofmaine #mainewoods #mainecoast #winterinvermont

There you have it! Our Top 8 #NewEngland Hashtags. A list straight from a gang of proud New Englanders’ mouths. Follow these hashtags for daily fun during your Instagram scrolling. Happy Viewing!

Are you visiting any of the above New England Destinations in the near future? We want to see your #NewEngland adventures! Snap a picture for your Instagram, tag the gang and use one of these above New England Hashtags. Follow us on Instagram @Pepper_Gang

Do you have a #NewEngland hashtag suggestion to use or follow? We want to know, tweet us your suggestions @Pepper_Gang

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