Things To Do
The Carter Notch Inn is the ideal place to explore the White Mountains or to enjoy the retail therapy of North Conway. Jackson is a peaceful quiet village, with plenty of restaurants and activities right on your doorstep. Whatever your idea of the perfect vacation, the Carter Notch Inn at Jackson is the perfect spot to start the adventure.
Sight seeing: With direct views from our wrap around front porch of the Wildcat River Valley & surrounding mountains, you don’t have to travel far to enjoy the spectacular views of the White Mountain region. Jackson Falls is just 200 yards from the Inn and an ideal place for a quiet picnic or to read a book. For breathtaking views, take the Mount Washington auto trail. Take a drive down the Kancamagus highway. Visit Diana’s bath, Echo lake, and Cathedral ledge – all within a 15 minute drive of Carter Notch Inn.
Wildlife: the area is full of wonderful creatures including moose, bears, beavers, turkeys, deer, chipmunks and many varities of birds. Our favorite local blogger always has plenty of good photos of his adventures in the Jackson area:Tom & Atticus Blog.
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Once the snow has gone, the Carter Notch Inn is in the perfect spot for numerous mountain hikes, take a gentle stroll to a waterfall, enjoy a round of golf, take a dip in the heated outdoor pool, play a game of tennis, go horseback riding, or just sit, relax and enjoy the breathtaking views.In the winter, Jackson is a hive of activity, with Cross Country skiing straight from our doorstep and 6 downhill ski areas nearby including the mountains of Black, Cranmore, WildCat, Attitash, Bretton Woods & Sunday River. Take a winter sleigh ride, Ice Skate outdoors, snow shoe, sledding, snow tubing…Jackson has it all.
Throughout the summer, golf is available from our doorstep at the Eagle Mountain House Golf Course. You can also enjoy the spectatorsport of cheering the golfers on their way up the hill to the 9th hole!
For the more adventurous, many of the great White Mountain Hikes are just minutes away from our door including Tuckerman’s Ravine, Lowe ’s Bald Spot or the Carter Notch itself.
Mount Washington Summit Weather
White Mountains Attractions
Jackson has an enviable selection of Restaurants, Taverns & Bars. All family friendly & smoke free. Your InnKeepers will be happy to discuss restaurant choices and make reservations for you.
The Wentworth – Jackson (603) 383 -9700
Thompson House Eatery – Jackson (603) 383-9341
White Mountain Cider Company – Glen (603) 383 9061
Dining at Christmas Farm Inn – Jackson (603) 383-4313
Shannon Door Pub – Jackson (603) 383-4211
Red Fox Bar & Grille – Jackson (603)-383-4949
The Eagle Mountain House – Jackson (603) 383 911
Backcountry Bakery – Jackson (603) 383-6511
The Shovel Handle Pub – Jackson (603) 383-8916
Shopping; The Carter Notch Inn is just minutes away from the tax free factory shopping outlets of North Conway. Why not combine a spot of retail therapy with a relaxing country B&B experience!
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