Area Attractions & Activities

Explore New Hampshire’s Exciting White Mountains

Established in 1879, The Eagle Mountain House & Golf Club is known for its hospitality to travelers and spectacular mountain setting.

The Eagle Mountain House is conveniently located near numerous White Mountain attractions and activities found in this all-season destination

We have monthly events and promotions happening all the time at Eagle Mountain House, take a look at our calendar to find out more.

events calendar

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Snowshoe Nature Tour

Every Saturday & Sunday at Jackson XC

Description: Two Hour Instructional Nature Tour on Snowshoes with Expert Guide - Jackson Ski Touring Foundation guides will show you places along the trails and off the system that most people would never get to find. This is a fun and interesting tour led by snowshoeing experts who will also give technique tips along the way. Pre-registration suggested. Tour price $10. Tours start at 10 and 1 . Rentals available for just $12. For more information or to register email info@jackson.org or call 383-9355 or visit www.jacksonxc.org

Learn To Ski Month

Learn to Ski Free Month

Great Glen Trails - Gorham

Offering learn to ski lesson packages for first timers for just $19 during the month of January on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays with coupon from website. Offer not available on Sunday, January 18th, 2015. Call us to make a reservation for your lesson, and present your coupon when you arrive. Lesson times are 10:00am, 11:30am and 1:00pm and are 1 hour & 15 mins in length. Offer is only available to first time skiers. Learn More

Jackson Cross Country Lodging

Cross Country Skiing Specials

Take a look at Jackson XC events and plan your next trip to Jackson! They have many midweek and weekend specials!

Friday night lights settlers green

Friday Night Lights Shopping Series at Settlers' Green

Free hot chocolate vouchers and special offers to select stores. Plus, new this year, purchase Attitash Mountain Resort and Wildcat Mountain discounted lift tickets during this event. Learn More

Tuesday Trekkers Jackson XC

Tuesday Trekkers

February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24 

Social Snowshoe Trek for all skill levels - Beginnner to Expert - to explore the forest with expert guides from the Jackson Ski Touring Foundation. Experience many wonderous winter sights along the way. From 1-3pm. $10 per person, or annual members can join for the season for $45. Pre-registration suggested. Rentals available. Good winter boots recommended. For more information or to register email info@jacksonxc.org

Jackson XC friday gliders

Friday Gliders

January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27 

A two hour ski tour at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation led by Ski School instructors and friends. Technique tips offered. After skiing the group gathers in the Touring Center for refreshments and socializing. $10 per person for the day plus 1/2 day pass or annual members can join for the season for $45. Friday Gliders is sposored by Grant's Hannaford Supermarket. For more information and to register email info@jacksonxc.org

Ice fest

International Mountain Climbing School MWV Ice-Fest

Sponsored by International Mountain Equipment and taking place. February 6-8, 2015, Ice Fest is held annually in North Conway, the heart of Mt. Washington Valley, NH.

This event brings climbers of all abilities together to enjoy guided clinics, free demos, guest athletes andguides, a multi-media show, Saturday night dance party, and much more all in the heart of ice climbing Mecca for adventure seekers.

It’s important to register for any and all programs you might attend by calling International Mountain Climbing School directly at (603) 356-7064. College Undergraduate students will receive a10% discount on their first climbing clinic. There is a 50% refund for any cancellations made ten days prior to the start of the event.

Romantic Valentines Day hotel

Valentines Day

Come enjoy a romantic evening at Eagle Mountain House. Make your reservation today 603.383.9111

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Cranapalooza

These family-oriented, fun-filled apres celebrations are held every Saturday through March 7th, you'll find family entertainment, s'mores, face painting, hugs with Cranmore's penguin mascot, C-More and fireworks on select nights! 

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NH SANCTIONED SNOW SCULPTING COMPETITION

NH Sanctioned Snow Sculpting Competition

February 27- March 1, 2015

Jackson Village

For more information visit JacksonNH.com

Chili Cookoff North Conway

12th Annual Chilly Chilli Cookoff

Saturday, February 28, 2015
Village of North Conway
11:00 - 3:00 p.m. 
Tickets & Information

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Happy 250th Anniversary North Conway - 250 Days of Happy

The Town of Conway is celebrating its 250th Anniversary in 2015, and to commemorate, we're compiling a calendar guide of things to do in North Conway and the Mt. Washington Valley area starting on New Year's Day through September.

For the first 250 days of the year, our calendar guide will feature an event, opportunity or random act of kindness that will bring happiness to the community and tourists alike. Learn More!

Mount Washington observatory

Mount Washington Observatory

Day trips, Partner-Led Climbing Trip, and Open House at the Weather Discovery Center. Events happening every week. Find out the schedule here.

Throwback thursday

Throwback Thursday

Dress in your favorite throwback XC-Ski gear and let us take a picture of you or post a throwback picture to our Facebook page to enter our Throwback Thursday contest. The staff pick of the day wins a cup of good old fashion hot cocoa, marshmallows included, served in a JXC mug that you get to keep! Runs from 12/18 through 3/26

Local Attractions

Story Land

Story Land (3 miles)

Treat the kids to an unforgettable adventure with rides, shows, and attractions geared to younger children, like Los Bravos Silver Mine Tour, Dr. Geyser's Remarkable Raft Ride, The Polar Coaster, Slipshod Safari Tour, and the Farm Follies Animated Show, to name just a few.

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Conway Scenic Railroad

Conway Scenic Railroad (8 miles)

Embark on an old-fashioned railway adventure the entire family will love. Choose one of three historic routes that will take you on a steam engine ride through some of the most dramatic natural scenery in the country.

Mt. Washington Auto Road

Mt. Washington Auto Road (12 miles)

The most spectacular eight miles of driving in New Hampshire can be found on the Mt. Washington Auto Road. This amazing ride to the summit of the Northeast’s highest peak will reveal views that have to be seen to be believed—ridgeline after ridgeline, in an ever changing show of light, clouds and colors.

Cog Railway

Cog Railway (25 miles)

The beauty of the mountains and the thrill of ascending the Northeast's highest peak are just as enchanting today as they were in 1869, when Sylvester Marsh opened the world's first mountain-climbing railroad on New Hampshire's Mount Washington. Nearly 150 years later, the Mount Washington Cog Railway continues to provide a sense of adventure and history as it carries passengers up a 3-mile-long trestle and the steepest railroad tracks in North America to the 6,288-foot summit of Mount Washington. 

Local Entertainment

Theatre in the Wood

For a wide range of concerts, plays and other events, the Theatre in the Wood has a great list of performances.

Children's Theatre

New Hampshire's travelling Children's Theatre, produced by the Papermil Theatre, comes to the Theatre in the Wood Fridays in Summer.

Stone Mountain Arts Center (27 miles)

This beautiful red clapboard music hall is located just over the border from New Hampshire in Brownfield, Maine. The performance space towers over a 200-year-old farmhouse, providing you with a truly dramatic entertainment experience. Past musical performance genres include folk, Celtic, blues, Cajun, opera, comedy, and classical.

M & D Productions (11.75 miles)

M&D Productions is the Mount Washington Valley’s premier year round community-based theater. The company showcases over 200 actors that range from retired Broadway performers to newcomers.

Local Shopping

Jackson Area Specialty Stores

Jackson Area Specialty Stores

Flossie's General Store, Main Street Jackson

Jackson Farmer's Market (Seasonal), Main Street, Jackson

Zeb's General Store, Main Street, North Conway

Settlers' Green Outlet Village 

Settlers' Green Outlet Village (12 miles)

Enjoy tax-free outlet shopping at over 60 factory outlet stores.

Stores include Adidas, Aeropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, April Cornell, Banana Republic, Brooks Brothers, Brookstone, Carter’s, Champion Outlet, Chico’s, Children’s Place, Claire’s, Coach, Crabtree & Evelyn, Crocs, Dress Barn/Dress Barn Women Outlet, Eddie Bauer, Famous Footwear Outlet, Gap Outlet, G.H. Bass, Gymboree Outlet, Haggar, Hanesbrands, J. Crew, Jockey, Journeys, Justice, Kitchen Collection, Lane Bryant Outlet, Levi’s, Maidenform, New Balance, Nike Factory Store, Old Navy, OshKosh B’Gosh, PacSun, Reebok, Rockport, Rue 21, Stonewall Kitchen, Stride Rite, Sunglass Hut, Talbots Outlet, Timberland Factory Store, Tommy Hilfiger, Toys “R” Us Express, Travelpro Luggage Outlet, Under Armour, Van Heusen, Waterford Wedgwood Royal Doulton, Wilsons Leather Outlet, Yankee Candle and Zales Outlet.

 

Winter Sports - Local Skiing

  • Jackson XC Skiing & Snowshoeing - (on site)
  • Black Mountain - (2 miles)
  • Attitash Mountain - (6 miles)
  • Wildcat Mountain - (10 miles)
  • Cranmore Mountain - (12 miles) 
  • Great Glen XC Trails - (12 miles)

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Jackson, NH Tourism

Jackson Cross Country Ski and Snowshoeing Center

Located at the Eagle Mountain House.

Imagine a whole New England Village dedicated to nordic skiing, with a white steepled church, covered bridges, rivers with cascading waterfalls, and a hundred miles of cross country ski trails...All at your doorstep.  

Start exploring the trails right after breakfast.  Stop for a break for lunch or some hot chocolate throughout the day at the Eagle's Landing Tavern.  

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Attitash Mountain

Attitash Mountain

Located 6 miles from Eagle Mountain House

Attitash Mountain is more than just a ski area; it is the essence of skiing, snowboarding, and winter lifestyle. Attitash Mountain Resort offers 67 trails across two big, connected mountains that combine traditional New England runs and challenging terrain with modern, wide-open cruisers suited for all abilities. There are also acres of glades and tree skiing and one of New Hampshire’s original progressive freestyle terrain parks. The Attitash Mountain Resort ski school is ready to teach fundamental techniques on accessible learning terrain or coach leading-edge tactics to help you or your family enjoy your active experience and winter passion. 

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Wildcat Mountain

Wildcat Mountain

Located 12 miles from Eagle Mountain House

Ride the four-person enclosed gondola to Wildcat Mountain's 4,000-foot summit to enjoy some of the best views in New England. Wildcat Mountain’s four-person ZipRider zip-line descends 2,100 feet over trails, treetops and the Peabody River. Riders travel on cables suspended at heights up to 70 feet and reach pulse-pounding speeds up to 45 miles per hour.

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Cranmore Mountain

Cranmore Mountain

Located 12 miles from Eagle Mountain House

One of the country’s oldest continuously operating ski areas, opening in 1937. Under new ownership since 2010, Cranmore has received over $8.2 million in improvements since then. The resort has undergone a major face lift including a state-of-the-art Arlberg Children’s Learning Center, a new quad chairlift, NH’s first Mountain Coaster, expanded tubing park, additional snowmaking, and new for summer 2011, Cranmore Mountain Adventure Park- the newest family attraction in the White Mountains featuring zip lines and ropes course, summer tubing, giant swing, soaring eagle zipline Mountain Coaster and more.

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Black Mountain

Black Mountain

Located 2 miles from Eagle Mountain House

Beginner and novice skiers enjoy our gentle learning slopes, while more advanced skiers navigate the traditional trails, all with beautiful scenery. Experts head for the summit where views of Mount Washington are as thrilling as the chute down Upper Maple Slalom. 
Friendly people are at the heart of Black Mountain and we are proud to offer our guests 76 years of rich skiing history. As a family owned and operated resort, family has remained our focus. Our ski school is among the best in the business and as children build their confidence on the slopes, mom and dad can enjoy time of their own, knowing their little ones are well supervised and cared for.

Great Glen Trails

Great Glen Trails

Located 12 miles from Eagle Mountain House

Glide on skis along gentle or challenging forest trails.  Explore aboard the SnowCoach or slide on a snow tube.  Snowshoe to a cozy cabin or discover the wilderness.  Your adventure is up to you.  At the Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center in Pinkham Notch, New Hampshire, we offer adventures in all shapes and sizes.

Snowmobiling

Northern Extremes Snowmobiling

Northern Extremes Snowmobiling

Come discover the White Mountains with Northern Extremes. We offer guided snowmobile tours for all ages and abilities. Our experienced guides will take you on a unforgettable tour through the White Mountain National Forest and the NH Great North Woods. We will take you to the best snow conditions and lesser traveled trails. Guided tours our recommended for the first time snowmobiler.

We offer tours ranging from a quick one-hour jaunt to a Full Day cruise through the New Hampshire backwoods. The tour times are the actual time you are out on the trail.

Northern Extremes will be offering self guided snowmobile rentals on the Family Friendly Bear Notch snowmobile trail system. This 50 mile closed loop trail system offers spectacular views of Mt Washington & Mt Chocora. Along the way riders can stop at a scenic vista, picnic along Swift River or look for moose.

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