Campton, NH: A Complete Community Profile of Campton, NH.

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Campton, NH

Just off I-93 north of Plymouth and the state university, Campton is convenient for those visiting Waterville Valley, Loon and Cannon mountains.

The Campton area is appealing, as it is a mixture of the LakesView from the Blair Bridge, downstream on the Pemigewasset River. and White Mountain regions and is home to the Blair Bridge, one of NH's many surviving covered bridges.

Like many small New England towns, Campton has an active historical society: markers now occupy 15 sites of historical interest throughout the town. One of the most interesting artifacts in Campton is the town hearse, which dates back to 1889.

Dining in Campton includes the Country Cow Restaurant & Bar, Mad River Coffee House and Mad River Tavern.

Lodging in Campton includes:

  • Clarke House Bed & Breakfast
  • Colonel Spencer Inn
  • Sunny Grange Bed and Breakfast
  • Mountain Fare Inn Bed and Breakfast
  • Days Inn

  • Additional dining and lodging is available in nearby Plymouth (about 15 miles).

    Camping in Campton includes Branch Brook Campground, which offers a recreation hall, two playing fields, and canoe and kayak rentals at reasonable rates.

    The Campton area is appealing, as it is a link between the Lakes and White Mountain regions. With its central location in the state, Campton is a good choice for travelers.


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