Jackson is a small town in NH, very close to several ski areas and a wide range of outdoor activities. Besides being minutes from North Conway’s bustling downtown, filled with its quaint shops, cafes, bars, restaurants and outlet shopping, Jackson has its own New England Village atmosphere.
Enjoy fine dining at the Thomson House Eatery, pizza at locals’ favorite Shannon Door Pub or pick up a sandwich for your hike at the J-Town Deli & Country Store. And be sure not to miss Ravenwood Curio Shoppe for a delightful & unique shopping experience.
Located in the center of Jackson Village is the world-class Jackson Ski Touring Foundation with 100 km of trails. Foundation trails also connect with A.M.C. trails in Pinkham Notch and White Mountain National Forest backcountry adventure trails
The small, family-friendly Black Mountain Ski area is in Jackson, and just 15 minutes up Route 16 in Pinkham Notch, the more adventuresome skier & rider will enjoy Wildcat Mountain, which overlooks Mount Washington. Attitash Mountain is very close in nearby Bartlett.
NH’s largest ski area is Bretton Woods, just about 30 minutes away, on Route 302 which offers both downhill and cross country skiing. After a day on the slopes at Bretton Woods, enjoy apes ski at the iconic Omni Mount Washington Resort.
When the Spring and Summer come, hike, mountain bike and explore the trails in the surrounding White Mountains. A beautiful hiking trail in Jackson is Doublehead. Quietly enjoy the scenery at Jackson Falls and be sure to take in the Wildquack Duck Race & Music Festival on the Wildcat River in mid-summer. The famous Honeymoon covered bridge is also in Jackson, NH, a top tourist attraction.
If you want to have some of NH’s best skiing at your doorstep and enjoy the benefits of living in a rural, close knit community, this gem in the White Mountains is for you.
For those looking to buy Jackson, NH real estate I can be an indispensable guide. You’ll find some homes in Jackson with breathtaking views of Mount Washington, the tallest mountain in the Northeastern USA. Having lived in the area for years, I have extensive knowledge of the family homes, ski condos, and vacation homes for sale here. I can also answer your questions about the town and living in Jackson, NH. Contact me if you are interested in buying a ski chalet, condo or home in Jackson.