Directions

How to Get Here

Jackson and the surrounding towns of Glen, Bartlett, Intervale, Hart’s Location and Bretton Woods are located in the White Mountains Region of New Hampshire. The Jackson Area is close to the northern third of the state with the Maine border just to the east and stretching west through Crawford Notch nearly to Interstate 93.

By Air

Air service is available into the following airports:

Portland, Maine (70 miles)

Manchester, NH ( 115 miles

Boston, MA (140 miles)

Burlington, VT (140 miles)

Logan Airport in Boston is the largest and offers the greatest choices of schedules and carriers as well as International service. In these days of competitive airfares, it is worth checking all of the airports for the best fares and service to meet you schedule and budget. All of the airports will have rental cars available. Bus service is also available from Boston to Jackson with Concord Trailways.

By Bus

Concord Trailways offers service from Logan Airport and South Station in Boston to the Glen Ledge Corner Store located on Route 16, just one mile south of the Jackson Covered Bridge on Route 16. Generally advance arrangements can be made with your lodging property for pick up.

By Car

The activities and attractions located throughout the Jackson Area are best explored by car. Bring your own, rent a car at any of the airports, or you may arrange to pick up a rental once you arrive in the area. Be sure to watch for moose and deer while driving, particularly around dusk and dawn as well as during the night.

Approximate Mileages

Boston, MA – 140 miles

Burlington, VT – 140 miles

Canadian Border – 115 miles

Hartford, CT – 245 miles

Manchester, NH – 115 miles

Montreal, PQ – 235 miles

New York City – 350 miles

Ottawa, ON – 325 miles

Portsmouth, NH – 85 miles

Portland, ME – 70 miles

Providence, RI – 200 miles

Washington, DC – 550 miles

Southern approach to Jackson From I-95:

Exit Interstate Route 95 in Portsmouth following signs for the Spaulding Turnpike and White Mountains. Continue on the Spaulding Turnpike which becomes Route 16. Continue traveling North on Route 16 through the Conways which you will reach in about 2 hours. About 8 miles north of North Conway Village in Glen, Route 16 will bear to the right towards Jackson. You will see signs for Jackson about 2.5 miles after this intersection. Enter through the covered bridge or continue 1/2 mile north and follow signs for Jackson Scenic Loop. Look out for the white steepled church on your left hand side; as soon as you reach the church turn right into Carter Notch Road. We are on the left hand side ½ mile up Carter Notch Road.

Southern approach to Jackson From I-93:

Take Exit 35 onto Route 3 North. Follow this road for approximately 10 miles until it intersects with Route 302 at Twin Mountain.

Make a right turn onto Route 302 East and continue past the Mt. Washington Hotel into the National Forest and through Crawford Notch for about 25 miles. Watch for signs for Route 16 North. At the intersection in Glen, turn left and approximately 2.5 miles north of this intersection you will see the signs for Jackson. Enter through the covered bridge or continue 1/2 mile north and follow signs for Jackson Scenic Loop. Look out for the white steepled church on your left hand side; as soon as you reach the church turn right into Carter Notch Road. We are on the left hand side ½ mile up Carter Notch Road.

Northern approach to Jackson From I-93:

Get off at Exit 40 (Bethlehem) and follow Route 302 East (your only choice). Go through the town of Bethlehem following signs for Twin Mountain and Bretton Woods where you will pass the Mt. Washington Hotel on your left. Continue traveling east on Route 302 through Crawford Notch and Bartlett. In Glen, you will turn left at the stoplight onto Route 16 North. Approximately 2.5 miles north of this intersection you will see the signs for Jackson. Enter through the covered bridge or continue 1/2 mile north and follow signs for Jackson Scenic Loop. Look out for the white steepled church on your left hand side; as soon as you reach the church turn right into Carter Notch Road. We are on the left hand side ½ mile up Carter Notch Road.

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The Carter Notch Inn is beautifully located in the village of Jackson, overlooking the Wildcat River valley & surrounding mountains. Our setting is quiet, serene and relaxing. Postal address: 163 Carter Notch Road, Jackson, New Hampshire 03846.