|Following are our recommendations for places and events to include in your visit to Tamworth. Included are museums, theatres, and ideas for where and how best to enjoy the natural wonders of the area.
Within Minutes of Highland House
Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm
Within an hour of Highland House
Castle in the Clouds
Mount Washington Valley
Outdoor Activities in a White Mountain Setting
In summer, fall, and spring, many beautiful nearby lakes and rivers, offer a variety of opportunities for canoeing, kayaking, sailing or swimming .On Golden Pond” was filmed on nearby Squam Lake.
In winter Tamworth offers miles of free and beautiful cross-country ski trails, with downhill skiing opportunities just a short drive away.
Miles of trails can be accessed from our dooryard for hiking, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing. Within five miles of Highland House are trails up legendary Mt. Chocorua and the other 3-4,000-foot peaks of the Sandwich Range of the White Mountains. Chocorua is one of the most popular peaks in the northeast, with views in all directions from its treeless summit.
Pinkham Notch, the start of many trails up Mt. Washington, the highest peak in the northeast, is just a scenic hour away, as is the beautiful glacial valley, Crawford Notch, with many additional trails.