We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center

Rt 16, Pinkham Notch, Gorham, NH 03581
+1 603-466-2333
Review Highlights
Bike rental and trail ride

Very friendly staff and good serviceable bikes. Helmets appeared to be brand new this year. They... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sam S
Holden, Massachusetts
Same Time Next Year

This was our second trip to the area and our second kayak trip with Great Glen Trails. Maime was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brian W
Read all 119 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Family outdoor recreation center in the middle of the White Mountains. Cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snow tubing and SnowCoach rides up the Mt Washington Auto Road and a ski shop to outfit you for the fun in the winter; private carriage road type trail system for biking, running, birding and nature study in summer along with kayak and canoe trips and an outdoor shop.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
Rt 16, Pinkham Notch, Gorham, NH 03581
+1 603-466-2333
Write a Review
Reviews (119)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very friendly staff and good serviceable bikes. Helmets appeared to be brand new this year. They had bike trailers for toddlers which was handy for us. Varied difficulty in the bike trails so that anyone who likes to bike will enjoy the trails. We had...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our second trip to the area and our second kayak trip with Great Glen Trails. Maime was our guide and did and excellent getting us underway on the river. While my wife and I aren't avid kayakers we felt comfortable and safe the...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Billed as a wildlife kayak trip, we barely saw any wildlife but did not care. We were a loud, large crowd that had a blast with our guides Maeme, Pete and Ben. Ben was kind enough to jump into the water and retrieve a novice...More

1  Thank Brian L
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The trails were located at the foot of Mt. Washington and were groomed daily. We really enjoyed the whole experience - from the helpful and friendly staff at the lodge to the variety of trails on the mountain. The trails traversed the mountain up to...More

Thank SeniorTravelME
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This x-country ski and snowshoe center at the base of Mt. Washington has nicely groomed trails for skiing, and marked trails through the woods for snowshoeing. As you ski along a brook and across a field, you can look up to see Mts. Washington, Adams,...More

Thank mainer367
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Great trail system, waiting to bring my kids back next year. Great grooming and great snow. Today was windy and snowing. They offer great other options like a winter ride up to summit and tubing.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Located at the base of the Auto Road, Great Glen offers quality nordic skiing with groomed trails with gentle hills. Takes about an hour or 90 minutes to make a circuit, faster if skating. Generally better conditions than Jackson Ski Center. Nice lodge with gear...More

Thank quietvisitor
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Great Glen is wonderful destination for a day of winter fun for the whole family. The location is stunning with views in clear weather of the backside of Mt. Washington. There are easily accessible and interesting x-country ski and snowshoe trails, with rentals and lessons,...More

Thank Enfieldwatersprite
Reviewed 21 February 2017

FABULOUS trails that are easy to follow. There are maps with the very helpful "You Are Here" feature, which makes it considerably easier to follow them. The equipment we rented was in good shape, the employees were very helpful, and the cost was very reasonable....More

1  Thank goingnova
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We bought season passes at Great Glen for years, but our employment changed and we had to stop buying passes. I think it's been 4 or 5 years since we had skied at Great Glen but when we walked in and saw Howie, Paul, Nate...More

Thank Garym053
Howie W, General Manager at Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Gary - it was SO good to see you and Mary back! Thank you for paying us a visit and we all hope to see you again! Thank you for your kind review.

Nearby Restaurants
Saalt Pub
208 reviews
3.05 km away
Mountain Fire Pizza
239 reviews
3.46 km away
J's Corner Restaurant & Lounge
263 reviews
3.64 km away
White Mountain Cafe & Bookstore
153 reviews
3.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Raft NH
98 reviews
3.30 km away
Gorham Moose Tours
56 reviews
3.00 km away
Moose Brook State Park
27 reviews
5.40 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jenna G
8 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from EGGORHAMNH | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Absolutely. The stations are spread out over the trail system; only on the carriage roads an not on the single track bike trails. They are very visible and fun to find. Walking is always free on the trails and if... More