Discover the Family-Oriented Side of the White Mountains in Picture-Perfect Glen
As one of the villages of the town of Bartlett, Glen simply oozes with old-fashioned American values and classic New England atmosphere. While you certainly won’t encounter any glitz or glamour here, you will find an unmistakable charm that invites you to relax and enjoy a family vacation surrounded by nature’s beauty.
Set in the White Mountains and surrounded by the White Mountain National Forest, activities such as hiking, fishing, mountain biking, and golfing are par for the course in this area. When looking for the best places to begin, a round at the Wentworth Golf Resort in nearby Jackson and a canoeing excursion down the Saco River are two options that will never let you down.
Although a challenging climb to the summit of Mt. Washington may be out of the question when traveling with children, the picturesque drive up the Mount Washington Auto Road is certainly amazing and there are still other great attractions waiting for you on the ground. Be sure to visit Story Land as it brings to life all of your favorite storybook characters through rides, shows, and shopping that everyone can enjoy.
Even as snow begins to rain on Glen’s terrain, the opportunities for family excitement never cease to amaze in this charming village. With an ideal location near the Black Mountain Ski Resort and Wildcat Ski Area in Jackson and Attitash Bear Peak in Bartlett, Glen is convenient to a variety of wintertime activities that can suit your family’s needs.
While there is certainly a wide selection of downhill trails and runs that can accommodate skiers and snowboarders of all abilities, the village is also offers easy access to cross-country skiing, ice skating, and snow tubing to ensure your stay in a Glen vacation rental is nothing short of spectacular.