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Plan a vacation around competitive events in Mt. Washington Valley


From the athlete to their support team, a group of friends or family can make an entire vacation around a competitive event.

The Valley has a variety of options for family and friends to keep busy during the day, while also offering relaxation after an athlete’s challenging event.

Choose from a list of competitive events throughout the summer and fall in Mt. Washington Valley that challenge runners, climbers, bikers, and hikers.

Food and Drinks
Choose from 20-plus locally owned and operated restaurants, through The Valley Originals, that prepare fresh food from local farms and vendors.

Sip on a craft beer, brewed to be paired with outdoor adventure at the base of the Presidential Range in Mt. Washington Valley. Ledge Brewing Company is a great stop for this.

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Enjoy a beer brewed for the adventurous at Ledge Brewing Company.

Spend a day shopping through 70-plus tax-free brand name stores at Settlers Green.

Create lasting memories at the best children’s theme park in New Hampshire, Story Land.

Experience a vintage train ride with remarkable views through the heart of the White Mountains on the Conway Scenic Railroad.

Enjoy a relaxing day paddling down five miles of the crystal-clear Saco River with Saco Canoe Rental Company.

Take a horseback ride and view the beautiful summer and fall landscape at Black Mountain.

Play a picturesque round of golf with mountain views and rushing rivers at Wentworth Golf Club.

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Families can plan a river trip down the Saco River as part of their vacation in Mt. Washington Valley.

Located on the Mt. Washington Auto Road and Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center, The Glen House is the perfect place to plan your stay in Mt. Washington Valley.

For more information on planning your Mt. Washington Valley vacation, sign up for our monthly newsletter! But before you do anything, first, we implore you take the MWV Pledge to promise to protect them! Sign your name and join the others who pledge to care for the White Mountain National forest to ensure it sticks around for years to come!)

For complete trip planning resources and information visit, or call 800-367-3364 to talk to a Mount Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce rep. To learn more about New Hampshire vacations, go to

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