Mt. Washington Valley encompasses twenty-seven towns, quintessential villages and hamlets, 48 4,000 footers to conquer as well as trails for every hiking ability.
The 750,000 acres of White Mountain National Forest offers more opportunities to recreate than any other New England destination. 7 ski areas and 6 Cross Country Centers, miles of snowshoeing, snowmobiling and mountain biking not to mention the challenging terrain for cyclists or the rambling family bike trail known as the Mountain Division trail just over the border in Maine. 11 golf courses with breathtaking views and challenges that guarantee bragging rights.
Family attractions, Mountain Coasters, Adventure Courses, Waterfall Rapelling, Ziplines, performing arts in over 5 venues around the valley, scenic rides on a train, on a boat or your car, fishing, canoeing, kayaking and interesting itineraries, dips in our pristine lakes and rivers await wherever your interest takes you.
Mt Washington Valley is the premier destination for shopping in tax free New Hampshire. Over 150 name brand outlets, specialty shopping in our quintessential villages, artisan and craft shows and studio tours leave you finding every thing on your shopping list and more.
It has been said that we offer a delicious and diverse culinary experience for such a small area. Locally grown, Southwestern, Mexican, Italian, BBQ, Seafood Buffets, Fine Dining, Coffee Houses, Sports Bars with delicious munchies, the best hamburgers, Sushi, Tai, Indian, Breakfast Buffets, Brunches, and special event menus. Leave the cooking to us for family holidays so Mom can be a part of the gathering as well.
Accommodations run the gamut from scenic campgrounds on the Saco River to convenient motels for easy access to family attractions. romantic getaways in our beautiful Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns, full service resorts and hotels to hostels and vacation rentals. Plan a visit year after year with your own timeshare.
Relaxation anyone? Smell our fresh balsam air, travel uncongested roads through scenic notches, view wide open spaces with purple mountains, lots of trees (we're know for our Spring and Fall foliage) and agricultural homesteads. Luxuriate in any one of our day spas offering all of the latest treatments. Maintain your fitness regime at state of the art centers. Come up for a special event that involves the whole family or bring friends to enjoy a special interest.
We are pleased to continue a centuries old tradition of offering a destination that delights the whole family and speaks to every individual. We want to make Mt Washington Valley your home away from home. Your experience might even make you consider moving your family and or your business to the area, retiring or starting your new life after completing your education or training in New Hampshire.
For assistance with your visit call our concierge at:
The Mt Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce and Visitor's Bureau at 1-800-367-3364
For assistance with moving your business to the area call:
The Mt Washington Valley Economic Council at 1-603-447-6622