Local Area Attractions
Mount Washington Cog Railway
Climb to the top of New England's highest peak on the world's first mountain-climbing Cog Railway, known as "The railway to the Moon". You will ascend thousands of feet from the Base Station to the summit of Mount Washington, 6288 ft elevation, which doesn't seem that impressive until you step out of the train. No trees, just glacial rock and the highest wind speed ever recorded by man. The views from Mt Washington are impressive and it is an amazing experience to be on its summit. It is located 20 minutes from the campground. Mount Washington Cog Railroad Base Road, Mount Washington, NH 1-800-922-8825. For the adventurous of spirit there are alternatives to the cog railroad and you can hike (Jewell or Tuckerman Trail) or drive via the Auto Road to the top of Mt. Washington.
35 Minutes from the campground, near North Conway. This is a popular attraction that is a child-sized world of storybook characters. Story Land features 21 amusement and fantasy rides like Cinderella's Pumpkin Coach, Flying Fish Ride and the Turtle Twirl. See Mother Goose, Humpty Dumpty and many more story book favorites that both children and parents can enjoy together.
Local Area Activities
Hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing and swimming
Located 15 Minutes from the Campground Enjoy all of these healthy, outdoor sports in the White Mountains National Forest and New Hampshire State Parks. You can even hike a significant portion of the famous Appalachian Trail that stretches from Georgia to Maine.
10 Minutes from the Campground Whether you enjoy river or lake fishing, fly or line fishing there is something to fit your fishing style in our New Hampshire area. New Hampshire Fish and Game stocks lakes and rivers where necessary. Visit Twin Mountain Fish and Wildlife Center right around the corner from us! Fly Fishing lessons and clinics are also available at the Mt. Washington Hotel and Resort.
- Some of the most scenic and challenging 9 and 18 hole courses in New England.
- Bethlehem Country Club, on Route 302.
- Mount Washington Hotel Golf Course, Route 302 800-258-0330
- Waumbek Golf Club, one of the most historic courses in America, on Route 2 in Jefferson. 603-586-7777
- Maplewood Country Club on Route 302 in Bethlehem 603-869-3335
- Panorama Golf Course at the Balsams. Route 26, Dixville 603-255-4961
Ask us about discounts made available by some of these golf courses to our guests
Enjoy tax-free shopping at outlets, specialty shops, big box stores and even antiquing! Great shopping located in Littleton, Bethlehem, Lincoln, Gorham and the famous North Conway.