Relax and slip into an easier pace of life when you visit this peaceful retreat nestled in the Monadnock Mountains. Surrounded by 675 gorgeous acres of white birch woodlands, forested hiking trails and pristine golf greens, this countryside escape features a timeless location in the rolling hills of New Hampshire. Francestown is an ideal base for exploring this scenic region, from the nearby artist colony of Peterborough to ski resorts like Crotched Mountain Ski & Ride, Pats Peak Ski Area and Granite Gorge.
Crotched Mountain Resort in the Monadnock Mountains
Situated where traveling stagecoaches and wagons once stopped, this historic location is an idyllic slice of New England. Nearby you'll find antiquing, apple picking, horseback rides, maple syrup stands, autumn leaf-peeping, covered bridges and hiking in granite hills. Enjoy a beautiful natural setting that inspired Robert Frost and Henry David Thoreau, two of America's greatest poets. Like golf ? The resort is situated right next door to Crotched Mountain Golf Club, a championship course with 18-holes. Explore the area to discover historic marketplaces and designer shopping, museums, theaters and family-friendly farms. Unwind in scenic serenity at this Francestown resort, located just a half-hour away from Manchester Airport and only 60 miles away from Boston.
Nearby Crotched Mountain Resort Attractions
- Crotched Mountain Golf Club – Next door
- Monadnock Mountains – 5 miles
- Crotched Mountain Ski & Ride – 6 miles
- Peterborough Art Community – 13 miles
- Mariposa Museum – 14 miles
- Friendly Farm – 22 miles
- Pats Peak Ski Area – 23 miles
- The Shattuck Golf Course – 24 miles
- Manchester-Boston Regional Airport – 25 miles
- Granite Gorge Ski Area – 28 miles
- Horatio Colony House Museum – 32 miles
- Colonial Theatre – 32 miles
- Colony Mill Marketplace – 33 miles
- Bretwood Golf Course – 35 miles
- High Hopes Orchard – 38 miles
- Cathedral of the Pines – 41 miles
- Boston – 67 miles
Driving Directions to Crotched Mountain Resort
From Manchester or I-293: Take exit 6 off I-293 for Amoskeag St toward Goffstown Rd. Take a slight left onto Amoskeag St (following signs for Concord/Goffstown Road/i-293). Take a slight right onto Goffstown Rd and in 2 miles, continue on to Center Street. Go through the traffic circle, continuing straight to stay on Center Street. In ½ mile, continue onto Elm Street and in 2.6 miles, turn left onto NH-114 S/NH-13 S/Main Street. Turn right onto NH-13 S/Pleasant Street and continue to follow NH-13 S. Drive 6.5 miles and continue onto Meetinghouse Road, then turn right immediately onto NH-136 W/High Street. Follow NH-136 W for 7.5 miles, then turn left onto 2nd NH Turnpike S. This charming Francestown resort is on your right at 740 2nd NH Turnpike S.