Things To Do Summer2024-05-07T17:58:32+00:00

Things To Do in Summer in North Conway

There’s no place like North Conway for things to do in the summer. From the thrills of White Mountain Attractions to the hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails the area has to offer, a huge variety of family-friendly excursions are accessible right from Eastern Slope Inn Resort.


Experience the magic of Storyland, only 6 miles away from the Eastern Slope Inn. There are more than 30 kid-friendly attractions designed specifically to put the adults alongside for the ride!

The park contains all the thrills and rides of a typical theme park, with a fantasy twist, and is a must-visit for young families. Ask our front desk team for tips and tricks to get the most enjoyment out of your day at Storyland.

Tubing, Canoeing & Kayaking

Explore the winding Saco River in a canoe, kayak, tube, or stand-up paddleboard rental from one of North Conway’s river outfitters. This is a must-do activity for visitors on those hot summer days in the mountains. Ask your outfitter for guidance, tips, and tricks on the Saco River.

Eastern Slope Inn guests get a discount on river adventures with Saco Bound – ask our friendly front desk staff how to redeem it!

Mt. Washington Cog Railway

Located in the heart of the majestic White Mountains, the Cog Railway thrills passengers on its dramatic ascent up the Northeast’s tallest peak of Mt. Washington, home to the “World’s Worst Weather.”

Conway Scenic Railroad

Experience scenic train rides and rail excursions through the White Mountains, Mt. Washington Valley, and North Conway. Whether it’s a half day’s adventure or simply 90 minutes,  you’ll find trips to fit any day’s itinerary!

Visit The Waterfalls

Looking for a refreshing and scenic escape this summer? Look no further than the waterfalls of the White Mountains in New Hampshire, which are renowned for their breathtaking beauty and rugged scenery.

Visit The Breweries

If you’re a beer lover or spirit connoisseur, then visiting our local breweries and distillery is a must-do. There are 5 unique breweries and distilleries in the North Conway region, and you can visit each one of them in a day.

Cranmore Mountain Resort

Experience lift-accessed downhill mountain biking, or the mountain adventure park, and ride the scenic chairlift to the Meister Hut at the summit of Cranmore Mountain. It’s only 1 mile from Eastern Slope Inn!

Living Shores Aquarium

Did you know New Hampshire’s only aquarium is here in the White Mountains? Living Shores Aquarium is a unique experience that will find you face to face with otters, bamboo sharks, clown fish and lots of other types of marine species.

Great Glen

Great Glen offers hiking trails, bike rentals, running & walking trails, and kayak adventures for families of all ages, all at the base of Mt. Washington. Visit them for a day’s worth of adventure and excitement.

Eastern Slope Inn guests get FREE use of the trails system for biking, running, or walking and 50% off a 4-hour bike rental package

Mt. Washington Auto Road

Drive the 7.6 mile climb to the clouds, or take a guided ride at the Mt. Washington Auto Road. Enjoy breathtaking views or wild weather at the summit! Find adventure at every turn.

Eastern Slope Inn guests receive $5 off a 2-hour guided tour, or adult passenger FREE with a paid “Drive Yourself” toll at the Mt. Washington Auto Road ($9 savings.)

Santa’s Village

Santa’s Village is a Christmas-themed amusement park located in Jefferson, NH. You’ll find rides with Christmas or winter-themed names, such as “Rudy’s Rapid Transit Coaster” and “The Great Humbug Adventure”. The park welcomes families of all ages. Here you can visit Santa throughout the year!

North Conway Golfing

Discover the perfect blend of leisure and challenge while golfing around North Conway’s courses, nestled amidst the scenic White Mountains. Tee off amidst stunning vistas and lush greens, offering an unforgettable golfing experience for enthusiasts of all skill levels.

M&D Playhouse

The historic M&D Playhouse, a staple of the Eastern Slope Inn for nearly 100 years, has a long history of offering a venue for audiences of all ages to experience theater and the arts. View their production calendar and plan your night on the town.

Mountain Biking

The White Mountains of New Hampshire offer some amazing opportunities for mountain biking. From lift-accessed downhill riding at Cranmore and Attitash Mountain Resorts, to some of the Northeast’s best trail networks in North Conway.

Shopping and Dining

The Eastern Slope Inn is your base camp for an odyssey of boutiques, bites, browsing, and sipping. Enjoy the endless variety of everything savory, sweet, and delicious.

North Conway Live Webcam

Visit the White Mountains TV live webcam for what’s going on in the White Mountains. Click here to see what’s happening in North Conway Village right now!

North Conway Event Calendar

The summer is full of all kinds of events in North Conway. Enjoy some entertainment to go along with with your adventure.

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