The possibilities are endless at this mountain-top retreat! Whether you seek peace and tranquility on its 50 acres or explore the many outdoor adventure opportunities available, your stay will sure to be a memorable one.
Bordering the Connecticut River, the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont and its neighbor, the Great North Woods of New Hampshire offer many attractions and activities for all ages.
This is truly a four-season area. During the winter, hop on your snow machine and pick up Vermont's incredible trail system a few hundred yards away. There is local sledding, snowshoeing, ice skating and fishing. Experience the thrill of dog sledding at Muddy Paw Dogsledding in nearby Jefferson, NH. Enjoy a day of Cross Country Skiing at the Mountain View Grand (14 miles). Our local down-hill ski areas include Breton Woods, Cannon and Burke Mountains. For a local, old-time ski adventure, visit Prospect Mountain in Lancaster, NH on weekends, free-of-charge, with rope-tow access to its summit.
During the spring, summer and fall months, take out your kayak and enjoy nature's beauty on our many local ponds, lakes and rivers. Observe the resident loons on Martin Meadow Pond. If you enjoy fishing, cast out your line and fish to your heart's content at numerous sites. The bass, trout, northern pike and land-locked salmon await you at the Moore Reservoir, New Hampshire's 4th largest lake. Of course, you may be competing with the osprey and bald eagles who also venture there. The wildlife is abundant in our area if hunting is your sport. Moose, bear, deer, turkeys and rabbits are frequent visitors to the property and its surrounding woods. For the hiking or bicyling enthusiasts, it just dosen't get any better than this area! The beautiful White Mountains are just a short distance away. The area's roads and mountains provide many opportunities for beginner to advanced skills. Hike along the nearby trails, Moore Reservoir and spend some time on Dog Mountain, a favorite of 4-footed friends. For stock-car racing enthusiasts, Riverside Speedway in nearby Groveton, NH offers thrills and excitement for all ages and divisions on its 1/4 mile track..
Enjoy the day with your family at Santa's Village in nearby Jefferson, NH. Let Santa, his elves and reindeer enchant you. Jump at the chance to be a part of the Old West at Six-Gun City. Visit one of our many state parks. Grab your clubs to golf at the Waumbek Golf Course, one of the oldest in the country. Don't forget your camera for these picturesque views of the White Mountain Presidential Range! Other local golf courses include the Mountain View Grand Resort and the Bethlehem (NH) and St. Johnsbury (VT) Country Clubs. Venture out on a 'Paws and Paddles' outting to experience the thrill of rolling dogsledding and white water rafting. Tree climbing is not just for kids as you'll soon discover at nearby Twin Pines Recreational Tree Climbing Center in Danville, VT. ATV's are welcomed in our area; marvel at the region's outdoor beauty. Now in its 147th year, the Lancaster Fair offers everything from farming exhibits to horse pulling, midway rides and a demolition derby, just to name a few events.
If your vacation goals include rest and relaxation, you'll find it here. The home is the last residence on a well- maintained town road. Enjoy the beautiful mountain views from your deck or living room. Experience the incredible view of the stars in our night sky, for there's no street lights up here! If you're traveling with teenagers or in-laws, there's a great basement studio apartment for them. If a friend or family member has handicapped needs, there is a bathroom with safety bars; other equipment available for your use include a wheelchair, shower bench and bedside commode. During the summer months, pick fresh vegetables from my garden and enjoy the beautiful deck plants and potted flowers. Enjoy watching a variety of birds visiting the feeder and observe the antics of our red squirrels. Pick blueberries and blackberries; enjoy long walks or relax with a good book.