The White Mountains National Forest of New Hampshire consist of four mountains Mount Washington, Mount Adams, Mount Jefferson and Mount Sam Adams with two Sub mountains, Mount Clay (or Reagan) and Bott Spur which are part of the Tallest mountain, Mount Washington. The White Mountains of New Hampshire are part of the Appalachians great highland system of North America, stretching for about 2000 miles on the eastern side of the United States and Canada. Starting from the Canadian Province of Newfoundland they extend all the way south to the state of Alabama.
Map of the White Mountain National Forest, New Hampshire.
Depending on the time of year you visit the White Mountains of New Hampshire, there are many activities for each of the four seasons. In the summer there is camping, canoeing, hiking and just exploring the mountains.
The fall foliage in the White Mountain National Park is the most spectacular time of the year. The trees with their bright Red, Orange, Yellow and Green are a sight seers delight.
As you drive along the Kancamagus Highway it is almost impossible to keep your eyes on the road with the beautiful colors of Fall all around you.
Viewing the foliage while canoeing on a lake.
And in the heart of the mountains. The colors are just spectacular.
During the winter, you have cross country and down hill skiing.
There are a number of good Ski areas in the White Mountains.
Cannon Mountain chair lift.
Crotched Mountain, early morning skiing.
During the spring and summer time you have canoeing and adventures on the many trails within the mountains.
You also have fun for the whole family, you can take a train up to the summit of Mountain Washington, or you can drive to the top during the summer time.
While visiting the North Conway and Jackson NH, area there are some very nice Inns to stay at. The following are just a few of the Inns that I would recommend you look into while visiting.
The Mountain Inn, North Conway, NH, http://www.northconwaymountaininn.com/
The Cranmore Inn, North Conway NH, https://cranmoreinn.com/
Eagle Mountain, Jackson, NH, http://www.eaglemt.com/
Christmas Farm Inn, Jackson NH, http://christmasfarminn.com/
White Mountain Hotel , North Conway, NH, http://www.whitemountainhotel.com/
Thorn Hill Inn, https://www.innatthornhill.com/ This is our favorite, having stayed here in the Thorn Hill we had a wonderful room with a spectacular view of Mountain Washington, food and hospitality was tops. Highly recommend this Inn if you want a great weekend away. The list of Inns are all wonderful and have their own spectacular views and amenities.
Whether you are visiting in the Spring, Summer, Fall or Winter, you will have a great time Skiing, canoeing, or just enjoying the mountains and the trails it is well worth the visit.