Itinerary for 2, 3 or 4 days
Day 1: Arrival at The Glynn House Inn
The Inn is 1 hour from Manchester, 2 hours from Boston, 3 hours from Montreal & Providence, 4 hours from Hartford and 5 hours from New York. The Inn is situated on a quiet residential street and located in the heart of NH’s spectacular lakes & mountains. After arrival, relax on one of our wrap-around Victorian porches. Have a pot of tea or freshly brewed coffee and a plate of delicious homemade cookies. Take a walk around the grounds, wander into the quaint town of Ashland or simply relax.
Day 2: Owls Nest Golf Course
Coffee, tea or hot chocolate is served adjacent to your room by 7.30 a.m. Breakfast is served at individual tables in the tranquility of our gracious dining room. After breakfast, head for the award-winning, championship Owls Nest Golf Course. Owl’s Nest can be divided into three sections. The six holes surrounding the clubhouse feature links-style golf. Perimeter mounding on the sides of the fairways bring stray drives back to the short grass. Six holes meander “through the fields” and around our four-acre spring-fed pond. Accuracy is important through this section. If your shots are not on line, they will find a watery resting place! The final six holes, set atop “Sunset Hill,” and are among the best you will experience anywhere.
Enjoy the stunning mountain views. After the game, stop and enjoy a delightful lunch at the 19th hole Sunset Room.
- Inn guests save 10% on greens fees.
- Approximate driving time to Owls Nest 12 minutes.
Day 3: Fish Lake Winnipesaukee
Looking for a relaxing day on the water? Book a trip with the Fish Lake Winni Charter fleet and you will not be disappointed! Whether your looking to sit back and reel in some fish or for a full hands on fishing experience, your requirements will be met. Fishing spectacular Lake Winnipesaukee aboard is a terrific experience, and your guide, with over 25 years experience, is one of the best. Charter includes boat, equipment, lunch and guide.
- Inn guests save 25% on charter fees.
- Approximate driving time to boat dock is 15 minutes.
Day 4: Welch Dickey Loop Trail & Zip-Line Adventure Tour
The Welch Dickey Loop hike is the only major route up the two mountains. It is very popular for it’s vast number of open ledges and large number of panoramic views over Waterville Valley. It usually takes approximately 3.5 hours to complete the 4.5 mile circuit. After your hike, head for Lincoln and stop for a casual lunch the Gypsy Café. Schedule an afternoon Zip-Line Adventure at Alpine Adventures. You’ll experience a true “treetop” canopy tour, the first in New England. You’ll zip on 6 separate zip-lines ranging from 150 to 1,000 feet long and traverse 3 suspension bridges, including a 60′ high, 75′ long Burma bridge spanning “Barron Gorge” and the new suspended Log Bridge. The zips and obstacles get progressively faster and longer, ending with the famous Zip Seven, a 40 mph optional free-fall. Return to the Inn along scenic NH Route 3, stop at five covered bridges, enjoy the Spring scenery;
- Inn guests receive a 7% discount on canopy tours.
- Approximate driving time to Welch Dickey Loop trailhead, 20 minutes; drive from trailhead to Lincoln, 20 minutes; drive back to the Inn 44 minutes.
Note: Guests who want a modified itinerary can choose from the activities listed or a wide choice of other options. Scheduling is completely flexible, and guests may choose their activities on a day-to-day basis. Train rides should be reserved prior to arrival.
Other Activities: Visitors might also want to consider cultural attractions, fishing, golf, hiking, museums & historic sites, outdoor adventure, vineyards & breweries and ‘tax free’ shopping.