If you enjoy outdoor recreation, you will find endless trails to explore in all four seasons. The region offers hiking and cycling for all ability levels. In the winter, experience pristine landscapes from snowshoes, cross-country skis or snowmibiles. Our rivers offer excellent canoeing and kayaking. Camping, climbing, fishing and hunting opportunities abound.
We are centrally located to several of the famous White Mountains Attractions, and within a one-hour drive of eight major downhill ski areas and hundreds of kilometers of groomed cross-country trails. Vast networks of snowmobile trails are groomed by local clubs. Click here to see a video about planning a winter adventure in the Androscoggin Valley.
Here you will find the best aspects of New England. Memborable scenic views await you around each bend in the road. Small towns offer warm hospitality in a generous mix of lodging and dining establishments. Enjoy the arts with outdoor concerts in the park, performances by theatre North and student theater groups, and exhibits by talented local artists. You can also experience local history at the Northern Forest Heritage Park.