Conway is located in Carroll County
near New Hampshire's White Mountains National Forest
. Conway includes the villages of North Conway
, Center Conway
, Redstone, and Kearsage. Named for Henry Seymour Conway, ambitious son of a prominent English family, who was elected to the House of Commons at twenty, fought at Culloden, and became Secretary of State. Early settlers had named the area Pequawacket after the nearby mountain of the same name.
Other places to visit include: Cathedral Ledge, Echo Lake, the Dahl Wildlife Sanctuary, or take a ride on the historic Conway Scenic Railroad. Close to many ski resorts, including: Mt. Cranmore, Attitash, Bear Notch Ski Touring Center, Mt. Washington Valley Ski Touring, and Jackson Ski Touring Foundation.
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Tuckerman Brewing Company |
Wildlife Viewing Raven Interpretive Wildlife Programs |
See more New Hampshire Cities and Towns.
12/15 Coming to The area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
Spring Plant Sale Westford NH April27 The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale at the 4H Fairgrounds.
Vermont Maple Festival St Albans VT April26-28 Pancake breakfast and maple buffet, the annual “Sap Run” race, exhibits and sugarhouse tours, antiques, crafts, cooking demonstrations, youth talent, fiddlers’ shows, and a Grand Parade featuring teen “Maple Ambassadors.”
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.