This Franconia NH location offers the best of both worlds. Peace and serenity, with a multitude of outdoor activities to shopping and dining in 2 close locations. Littleton, NH is a mere 10 min north and Lincoln, NH is also close (about 15 min. south). Littleton is a fairly large city with numerous cute boutiques, book stores, restuarants, etc.
Ski at Cannon, Loon or Bretton Woods. You take your choice! Several golf courses are located in close proximity to or in Franconia.
In the winter, Cannon is an incredible ski area. Also, in the summer it provides ariel Tram rides to the top, where you can enjoy views of the notch, mountians, lakes, and native wildlife.
This stunning natural wonder will leave you spellbound as you stroll the path from the Visitors Center to the Flume and back. You'll walk among towering moss-covered granite walls, past cascading waterfalls, historic covered bridges, glacial boulders and much more.
Franconia Notch State Park
Franconia Notch is a spectacular mountain pass traversed by a unique parkway which extends from the Flume Gorge at the south to Echo Lake at the north. For eight miles, I-93 winds between the high peaks of the Kinsman and Franconia mountain ranges.