Mount Washington Valley in a nutshell
While many people choose to think of only North Conway, NH, the Mt. Washington Valley takes
in 28 towns that are shadowed in the Northeast’s tallest Peak and the region’s namesake – Mount Washington.
This area, surrounded by the 770,000 acre White Mountain National Forest is well known as
a year-round vacation destination.
By summer, the area boasts 12 major family attractions, 8 golf courses open to the public,
hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails, and weeks worth of scenic drives. Touting 7
alpine ski areas and 6 Nordic (x-country) ski and snowshoe centers, and 200 miles of snowmobiling
trails, this region of The White Mountains touts more downhill, x-country ski & snowshoe and snowmobiling
trails than any other destination in New England.
Add to that over 200 famous-brand outlet stores, boutiques,
antique and craft stores all offering tax-free shopping, and over
7,500 beds to accommodate visitors to the area, and you have a premier
mountain vacation land offering an array of winter vacation options.
Sitting in the heart of the 770,000-acre White Mountain National Forest,
the Mt. Washington Valley’s scenic beauty attracts sightseers and outdoor
enthusiasts from throughout the world.
More than 70 restaurants host visitors
to the Mt. Washington Valley, offering everything from award-winning gourmet cuisine
to casual and family-styling dining. Did you know that Mt. Washington Valley is the Martini
capitol of the North Country? Additionally, you’ll find lodging at more than 125 properties,
including everything from full-service resort and condo facilities to inns and B&Bs.