Towns – Franconia

Franconia, New Hampshire 03580

Franconia NHWhite Mountains region community Franconia NHWelcome to the beautiful town of Franconia, New Hampshire. Franconia got its name because the landscape reminded early settlers of the Franconian Alps in Germany. The area of Franconia Notch is well known for its natural features, including Echo Lake, the Flume Gorge, the Basin, and Mounts Lafayette, Lincoln, and Garfield. Many of which are in Franconia Notch State Park.

Best Western White Mountain Resort, New Hampshire pet friendly lodging
Best Western White Mountain Resort, 87 Wallace Hill Road, Franconia, NH 03580 | 888-669-6777 or 603-823-7422
The BEST WESTERN White Mountain Inn is an outdoor enthusiast's dream! Located in Franconia, this New Hampshire hotel proudly offers the best in customer service and amenities at an affordable rate. Guests staying at this Franconia inn will be a short distance from Franconia Notch State Park, Cannon Mountain Ski Park, Loon Mountain Ski Resort and the Wildcat Mountain Ski area. Other nearby outdoor activities include hiking, biking and golf. Favorite attractions in Franconia include the Mount Washington Auto Road, Mt. Washington Cog Railway and Santa's Village.
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Polly Pancake Parlor, Sugar Hill NH Restaurant
Polly's Pancke Parlor, 672 Route 17, Sugar Hill, NH 03585 | 603-823-5575
Polly's Pancake Parlor has been serving yummy home cooked meals for over 75 years. Enjoy a stack of Oatmeal Buttermilk, Buckwheat or Whole Wheat pancakes. Sit back and savor a waffle of your choice smothered in real New Hampshire maple syrup or come for lunch and have a slice of quiche made with local Harman's cheese. Shop for gifts, pancake mixes and NH Maple Syrup. Reservations taken on weekends.
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O'Rourke Realty
O'Rourke Realty, 126 Main Street, North Woodstock, New Hampshire 03262 | 855-948-6867
O'Rourke Realty is proudly serving the White Mountains Region which includes Lincoln NH, Woodstock NH, North Woodstock, Campton NH, Thornton NH, Carroll "Twin Mountain" "Bretton Woods" NH, Franconia NH and others. As locals, we are proud to offer homegrown community awareness as well as contemporary real estate market information. Explore our up-to-date, NH MLS Real Estate Listings and our Exclusive NH Properties for sale. Contact us for all of your realty needs.
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For decades one of the most beloved attractions in the Notch was the Old Man in the Mountain, a natural rock formation that resembled an old man’s face jutting out 1,200 feet above Profile Lake. In 2003, the Old Man collapsed, but he still appears on New Hampshire quarters and on Highway Signage in the state. Franconia is also home to Cannon Mountain ski area, which is owned and operated by the State of New Hampshire. The Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway was the first passenger tramway built in North America. One of Franconia’s most famous residents was renowned poet Robert Frost.

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Incorporated: 1772
County: Grafton
Franconia, NH Population:
2010: 1,104

GPS Coordinates:
Latitude: 44.1338
Longitude: -71.4454

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Franconia Police Dispatch: 911

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