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Fun for Everyone in the White Mountains
Mount Washington is one of the most well-known attractions in New Hampshire and is not to be missed. If you are in the area and want to get more out of your trip, here are some of our top picks for attractions in the White Mountains region:
Kancamagus Highway is known for its spectacular fall foliage views. While driving through this 34.5-mile highway, you will see the White Mountains, Sabbaday Falls, Rocky Gorge, and the Swift River. If you enjoy camping, the scenic byway offers six campsites where you can also enjoy hiking through the many trails.
Cannon Mountain offers many hiking trails, waterfalls, and overlooks. You can also explore the Old Man and the Mountain Museum, visit Echo Lake Beach, and rent a bike. While at the mountain, you may want to try the aerial tramway that offers breathtaking views and beautiful hiking trails at the peak.
Franconia Notch State Park offers something for everyone, no matter the season. In the summer, enjoy hiking, camping, and swimming, while in the winter, ski the slopes. Hike Flume Gorge, and if you’re bringing along kids, keep them entertained with the Flume Gorge Scavenger Hunt.
The White Mountain region is full of activities, making it a great day trip or vacation destination. You can find more information on things to do in the White Mountains here.