Things to do around franconia notch

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Things to Do Around Franconia NotchJuly 4th to July 11th, 2015

Franconia Notch Franconia Notch (elev. 1,950 feet/590m) is a mountain pass through the White Mountains. It is formed by Cannon Mountain to the west and Mount Lafayette to the eastIt is in Franconia Notch State Park (13 min drive from Lovetts) and is traversed by the Franconia Notch Parkway (I93 & US Route 3)HikingThe Presidential Range offers hundreds of miles of remote trails, mountain tops and scenic splendor. http://www.brettonwoods.com/ (click summer in top right corner)

AMC Huts offer a range of "big mountain" adventures and activities for kids of all ages, whether it's your child's first hike or a summer challenge for your teen.

The Kanc (road from Lincoln to Conway) offers short and long hikes: http://www.kancamagushighway.com

Biking

Several bike clubs are indigenous to this area and will often assist visitors and vacationers over well-established bike routes, or share more leisurely cycling paths with families. Several miles of bike paths run throughout Franconia Notch State Park. Boating and Fishing

Boat rentals are available at Echo Lake Beach. (5 min from Lovetts)Echo Lake and Profile (6 min)(shown) are super fishing spots. Non-residents may obtain a 1-day, 3-day or 7-day license. Kayaking guided tours are available. http://www.skifanatics.net/tours

Touring

Within an hour's drive in any direction, there are more than a dozen historic covered bridges. Each covered bridge is unique and holds many special and scenic features. Bath, New Hampshire (31 min away) is known as the "Covered Bridge Capital" of New England. Waterfalls

There are over 100 waterfalls in the White Mountains, and more in the nearby Lakes Region. Silver and Flume Cascades (26 min) are easily seen from the road.Cannon Mountain & Tramway (6 min to Tramway)http://www.cannonmt.com/summer_groups.html

Franconia Notch State Park(13 min away)http://www.nhstateparks.org/explore/state-parks/franconia-notch-state-park.aspx

Loon Mountain(23 min away)

http://loonmtn.com/experience/summer-activities

The Outlets in Conway(1 hr away) http://www.settlersgreen.comNorth Conway Village (artsy shops)

Settlers Green (outlets)

The Flume(27 min away)http://www.findlostriver.com

Mt. Washington Cog Railway(30 min away)http://www.thecog.com

Castle in the Clouds(1hr 10 min away)http://www.castleintheclouds.org/

Robert Frost Property (1.5 hrs from Franconia)http://robertfrostfarm.org/