Shopping In Mt. Washington Valley
Listed as one of the most often chosen activity on a trip to New Hampshire,
shopping is an important aspect of a trip to Mt. Washington Valley.
With literally hundreds of choices from outlets to boutiques to craft and antique shops,
Mt. Washington Valley features something for every shopper, no matter what their age or interest!
The Mt. Washington Valley is known as one of the top New England shopping destinations.
Boasting over 200 nationally-recognized manufacturers outlets, boutiques, antique and craft
shops, it attracts visitors from all over the world because of the tax-free shopping!
Outlet Shopping Settlers’ Green Outlet Village Plus and Tanger Factory Outlet Centers
are at the forefront of the outlet shopping available in Mt. WashingtonValley.
Offering more than 100 nationally recognized brand name manufacturer outlet
stores between the two, shoppers will find some of their all-time favorites
including L.L. Bean, Nike, GAP, Liz Claiborne, Brooks Brothers, Polo Ralph Lauren, Orvis,
OshKosh B’Gosh, Jockey, Brookstone, Chuck Roast, and many more.
In addition to those found
at Tanger malls and Setters’ Green, look for local manufacturers including Ragged Mtn., DJ’s Bedding & Bath Outlet,
Framed Art Outlet, and Lennox. They can all be found along a one-mile strip of Route 16 in North Conway.
Specialty Shopping Much of the specialty shopping including boutiques and gift shops is found in North Conway
Village, just north of the “outlet strip”. Choose from such wonderful purveyors of New England Products and gifts
as Zeb’s Country Store (the largest collection of New England specialty products in the country), On A Clear Day.
You’ll find beautiful hand made jewelry and goods at the League of NH Craftsman, Beggar Pouch,
Spectrum Gifts and Essence of Art. The Handcrafters Barn is a 365-day virtual craft fair with over
300 booths offering hand-made items from throughout New England. Sports Shops With all the options
of on the outdoors Mt. Washington Valley offers, there are a wide range of sports, bicycle and ski
shops throughout the Valley. Ski shops turn their focus to cycling, hiking and outdoor gear in the summer.
Look for a wide range of summer and winter sports equipment and apparel at Joe Jones, Stan & Dan’s, Dave’s Golf Shop,
Jack Frost Ski Shop in Jackson, Eastern Mountain Sports, Ragged Mountain Equipment, Sports Outlet Shop,
Andes Ski & Snowboard Shop specializing in paddling and kayak equipment in the summer months.
There are also 10 antique stores carrying treasures throughout the Valley, and galleries galore too.
Outside North Conway The Villages of Jackson, Freedom, Tamworth, Eaton, Madison, Gorham, Conway
Village and Bartlett all offer quaint antique and country stores. It’s worth the scenic drive
to visit these villages to poke around through their galleries and country stores.