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Top Things to Do Near Mount Washington
If you're visiting our Camp-Resort this season, you'll probably need a few suggestions for things to do outside of our Saco River campground! With all that we have to offer, you won't need to leave our New Hampshire campground unless you're itching to explore the surrounding area! Glen Ellis and neighboring towns have plenty of options for family-friendly things to do. Here is a mix of 10 things to do near Mount Washington to keep in mind for your next stay with us!

Family-Friendly Attractions:

Mount Washington Valley Children's Museum

Visit the Mount Washington Valley Children's Museum offering your children the opportunity for interactive learning and play in North Conway, New Hampshire. This engaging museum is designed to spark curiosity and creativity in children through hands-on exhibits and activities that cater to various ages and interests. Give your kids the experience of hands-on learning!


Visit FunSpot, the largest arcade in the world for some good old-fashioned family fun! Dive into hundreds of classic arcade games for all ages. Afterward, rent a bowling lane and enjoy friendly competition with the family. FunSpot promises an unforgettable outing filled with laughter, excitement, and timeless entertainment for all ages.

Living Shores Aquarium

Take the family to discover the magic of the ocean at Living Shores Aquarium. This aquarium showcases a wide array of marine life, from colorful tropical fish and graceful sea turtles to mesmerizing jellyfish and playful otters. Living Shores Aquarium promises an enriching and immersive adventure you must visit during your next  camping trip near Mount Washington! 

Top Local Restaurants:

Flatbread Company

If you are hungry for wood-fire pizza with fresh organic ingredients, add the Flatbread Company to your itinerary for lunch or dinner. The Flatbread Company is a local favorite and sure won't leave you going hungry! Beyond their mouthwatering pizzas, Flatbread Company's dedication to supporting local farms and promoting sustainable practices adds a meaningful dimension to the dining experience.

Road Hawg BBQ Swine Dining

Are you looking for BBQ near our North Conway camp-resort? Road Hawg BBQ Swine Dining is famous for their award winning BBQ, cajun and fried chicken all made in a scratch kitchen. The welcoming atmosphere and friendly service add to the charm, making it a perfect spot to enjoy a satisfying meal with family and friends. Check out their menu here!

Moat Mountain Brewing and Company

Just down the road from our camp-resort stop for a bite to eat at Moat Mountain Brewing and Company. Enjoy locally brewed beer with a side of good vibes and amazing eats, The brewery's rustic charm and inviting atmosphere make it a perfect spot to relax with friends or family after a day of exploring near Mount Washington. Check out their menu here!

The Shannon Door Pub & Restaurant

Experience and Irish Pub right here in New Hampshire! The Shannon Door & Pub Restaurant has been serving the area since 1953 and is a local favorite. Offering traditional pub grub, pizza, and beer everyone in the family will find something that won't keep them hungry!

Best Nearby Activities:

Flossie's General Store

Visiting Flossie's General Store near Mount Washington is like stepping into a piece of New England history. There's always something new and fun to see at Flossie's. Grab a unique souvenir to remember your trip or stop by for fresh local baked goods. Flossie's General is just a short drive from our camp-resort and a must do stop on your next visit. 

Great Glen Trails and Outdoor Center

Explore the and enjoy the scenic views of Mount Washington at Great Glen Trails and Outdoor Center. From hiking, kayaking, running, swimming, and more, there is outdoor fun for the whole family! If you're seeking a peaceful nature retreat or an active day outdoors with family, the Great Glen Trails and Outdoor Center is a great place to explore. Check out the trail map here!

Conway Scenic Railroad

Tour the Conway area on a leisurely train ride, which even goes past our Camp-Resort! The Conway Scenic Railroad is the best and most unique way to tour the Mount Washington area!  Choose from a 60-minute, 90-minute or a 5-hour trip! Discover the beauty of the North Conway area on this must do activity on your next Mt Washington camping trip! 
Hopefully you're able to add a couple of these stops to your itinerary next time you stay with us! Our Camp-Resort is the perfect homebase if you're traveling near Mount Washington and interested in New Hampshire camping. While there is plenty to do at our Camp-Resort, we hope you can venture out to Mount Washington and other nearby towns to see some of our local favorites!