Outdoor enthusiasts find an oasis of enjoyment in the natural splendor found in Franconia, New Hampshire. On an eight-mile path with scenic Flume Gorge at one end and sparkling blue Echo Lake at the other end, outdoor aficionados enjoy every moment spent at Franconia Notch State Park. With a Franconia timeshare, this natural wonderland is accessible conveniently any time of year.
Everyone loves getting out of their timeshare and taking part in hiking, scenic drives, walking remote trails and enjoying spectacular scenery. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife ranging from deer to falcons, hawks, moose, bears, raccoons and majestic eagles. Visit zip-line venues for thrills and pulse-pounding excitement. A day spent at Cranmore Mountain in North Conway lets you fly on a mountain roller coaster, ride on Cranmore's Giant Swing or take a ride on Soaring Eagle Zipline.
Loon Mountain Resort provides opportunities for zip-lining, along with riding on a log maze, climbing rock walls and enjoying Gondola rides. In summer, enjoy kayaking, boating and fishing. In winter, fly down slopes skiing as you peruse snow-covered trees and miles of shimmering white. In fall, be thrilled by glorious reds, golds and oranges of the fall foliage. With a Franconia timeshare, every season becomes ideal for outdoor fun. All ages love scenic drives to view any of the dozen historic covered bridges and to take spectacular photos.
Fun for Adults
Adults enjoy pursuits like downhill biking and challenging hiking found in places like The Flume, an 800-foot gorge that is 90-feet deep with a width of about 20-feet at its bottom. Hiking to waterfalls is breathtaking and romantic. Beautiful Echo Lake boasts incredible panoramic views of Cannon Mountain and Mount Lafayette, along with a swimming beach and picnic tables. Watch for daring rapellers and rock climbers who take on the nearby cliffs. Bird watching holds fascination for bird enthusiasts of all abilities.
Best Times for Visiting
With a Franconia timeshare, all four seasons are ideal to visit this wonderful part of New Hampshire. Warm weather enthusiasts enjoy visiting in summer, while fall color aficionados swear that the best time is in late September to mid- October for brilliant fall hues. Ski enthusiasts adore the winter. Late fall and early spring are considered shoulder seasons and offer spectacular views with less crowded conditions. Franconia, New Hampshire is a veritable paradise for lovers of all things outdoors.