What a Day for a West Wall Climb! Sep 30, 2016
What a Day for a West Wall Climb!
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Bretton Woods Travel Tips

How to get here

Bretton Woods is located in NH's beautiful White Mountains. The nearest major airports are the Manchester Boston Regional Airport (MHT) in Manchester, NH; Portland International Jetport (PWM) in Portland, ME and Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA.  Most guests arrive by car, using your GPS to find us? Use the following address(es) and let it bring you right to our doors. 
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Addresses for GPS

The Mount Washington Hotel: 310 Mount Washington Hotel Road, Bretton Woods, NH 03575
Bretton Woods Base Lodge: 99 Ski Area Road, Bretton Woods, NH 03575

Estimated Driving Time 

  • Boston, MA - 2 1/2 hours, 160 miles
  • New York City -  5 3/4 hours, 350 miles
  • Portland, ME - 2 hours, 95 miles
  • Montreal - 3 hours, 185 miles
  • Hartford, CT - 4 hours, 240 miles

Activities Reservations

From ziplines to hiking to biking to fishing to golfing, there are all sorts of activities to enjoy year round at Mount Washington Resort. Several of our activities require reservations though, so please click for details. Lift tickets are also available for advanced purchase to save time at the window before a day on the slopes. For reservations, please call us today at (800) 314-1752 or (603) 278-8989.

  •  Alpine or Nordic Ski School
  • Canopy Tour
  • The Spa
  • Golf tee-times
  • Tennis instruction or court times
  • Outdoor activities
  • Horseback riding
  •  Carriage/Sleigh rides
  • Alpine Children’s' Programs
  • Kids' Club
  • Babysitting

 Children's Ski Programs

Help your child be prepared for our children's programs and let us help you find answers to all of your questions. Upon arrival, if you have children going into the children's ski or snowboard programs, or into the Ski & Snowplay or nursery programs, you may conveniently check-in at the Kids' Alpine Club building, located next to the Base Lodge. The entrance to the building is on the parking lot level, near the gazebo. Questions? Please call the Ski & Snowboard School at (603) 278-3303. 

Winter Activities Information

Find out what to wear, what you need to know about alpine rentals, our children's programs and our ski school. Learn more

Summer Activities Information

Find out what to wear and what you need to know about golf, hiking and other summer activities. Learn more


The weather in northern New Hampshire can be some of the most pleasant you can find anywhere on the east coast. The average temperature chart below shows that the temperatures reach neither a high nor low extreme, while natural snowfall on the ski trails in Bretton Woods averages among the highest in New England.


Get acquainted with the Resort even before you arrive. Check out our Resort map, alpine and Nordic trail maps, summer alpine and valley trail maps and golf course maps. Learn more

Local Conveniences

We're your home away from home, which means being able to find local gas stations, grocery stores and banks. Learn more