Winter Events in North Conway

Is Winter the best season to visit North Conway? Lots of people would say so! Here are 6 great reasons to come visit this winter.


North Conway and the surrounding area is home to 5 great ski mountains, including Cranmore, Attitash, Wildcat, King Pine, and Bretton Woods. There are trails for all abilities, and great views all around! Alternatively if you don’t want to downhill ski the North Conway area is home to over 400KM of cross country ski trails.

Sleigh Rides

Nestlenook Farm in Jackson, and the Farm by the River Inn in North Conway both offer horse-drawn sleigh rides. Bring the entire family and take in the winter scenery while being transported the old way. Both sites offer hot chocolate and blankets to warm your ride! Why not finish your magical winter evening relaxing by the fire in the perfect vacation rental home?

Ice Skating

Schouler Park located in downtown North Conway is known for its winter ice skating rink. Each winter a rink is constructed and frozen in the heart of the park, and the public is welcome for free! Grab a friend and come on down to skate, then head to one of the delicious restaurants nearby for a warm, hearty meal!


Every Saturday, starting December 28th through March 7th, visit Cranmore Mountain for Cranapalooza. Join mascot C-More the Penguin for music via DJ, dancing, games, s’mores, face painting, games, and more family fun. On select dates the mountain will also have a fireworks display! Click here to find out more about this fun event.


Several businesses in the Mount Washington Valley offer snowmobile rentals, if you don’t own one yourself. Go for a ride on the more than 600 miles of snowmobiling trails located in the area! Click here to find a rental, or for more information on accessible trails.

Kahuna Laguna Water Park

If you’re looking for a break from the snow and ice, visit the Kahuna Laguna Indoor Water Park at Red Jacket Mountain View Resort in North Conway. Kahuna Laguna was voted one of the 10 best indoor water parks by USA Today this year. The park features a 3-story water slide tower, wave pool, Little Kahuna park for smaller children, and a hot tub that adults can enjoy, too!



Need a place to stay during your visit?

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