Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center

Physical Address: 1 Mount Washington Auto Road Rt. 16, Pinkham Notch
Gorham, NH
GPS Coordinates: 44.28850, -71.22580
Mailing Address: PO Box 278
Gorham, NH 03581-0300
Phone: 603-466-2333
Fax: 603-466-3328

General Information:

Winter at Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center offers cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snow tubing at the base of Mt. Washington. Skate, track, or back-country, our trail system has something for every skill level from beginners to advanced skiers. Our ski school offers personal instruction with a diverse and experienced teaching staff that can coach and guide any level of experience. We have a full service rental shop and Great Glen Outfitters is one of the premiere cross-country shops in the area. The ultimate winter experience is a trip in our SnowCoach up the Mt. Washington Auto Road to the world above treeline! The SnowCoach is an 8-passenger van that has been specially equipped with all-wheel drive and a unique 4-track system. Cross-country ski or snowshoe down or simply sight see from the comfort of the SnowCoach. The SnowCoach up the Mt. Washington Auto Road is available at Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center in Pinkham Notch from December through March - weather permitting. The 1 1/4 hour tours depart from Great Glen Trails daily on a first come, first served basis and advance reservations are not available. SKI PROFILE: Cross country skiing, snowshoeing & snow tubing at the base of Mt. Washington TRAILS: 40km (14km tracked; 20km skate groomed; 20km back-country) SERVICES: Lessons; rentals; Outfitters Shop; Glen View Café; snow making; Snow Coach trips up Mt. Washington to treeline TRAIL PASSES: Adults $20; Jrs 6-12/Srs 62+ $12; Afternoon passes available HOURS: 8:30am-4:30pm daily. Lodging Packages available through Preferred Lodging Properties. Lodging Reservations: Jackson Area 800-866-3334 MW Valley 800-367-3364

Spring, Summer, and Fall - Imagine mountain biking at the base of Mt. Washington on beautiful rolling carriage roads and challenging trails surrounded by the White Mountain National Forest and Northern Presidential Mountains. Our diverse system crosses beautiful fields, scenic rivers, and beaver bogs. Rent a bike or bring your own. Or just come to Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center and enjoy an easy hike with the family along gentle trails in the shadow of Mt. Washington and the Presidential Range. Picnic lunches are available in the Glen View Café here in the lodge. Warm weather also means guided canoe and kayak trips with Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center. Come and float on a mirror smooth lake surrounded by wildlife or challenge yourself in the rapids with one of Great Glen’s experienced guides.  For more information call 603-466-2333 or go to our website at


Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center is located on Rt. 16 in Pinkham Notch. Just 25 scenic minutes north of North Conway Village and 8 miles south of Gorham, NH.