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

NH Community Profiles: Campton, NH                                              

 

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.

     

    Scheduled Events

    Click here for Summer Series Events: concerts, films, etc.!)
    (Click above for summer series events, concerts, film, etc.)


      The Little Mermaid   (7/10 - 8/6)
      The Foreigner   (7/11-30)
      We Have Always Lived...   (7/12-21)
      Always... Patsy Cline   (7/14 - 8/30)
      The Bel Airs   (7/19)
      Family Discovery Walk   (7/19)
      Fugitive Pieces   (7/19)
      Pete Kilpatrick   (7/19)
      Beauty & the Beast   (7/19 - 8/4)
      Torme Sings Torme   (7/20)
      Tom Papa   (7/20)
      Day Out With Thomas   (7/20-22)
      Seek the Peak   (7/20 & 21)
      Loon Festival   (7/21)
      Studio Two   (7/21)
      Circus Smirkus   (7/21 & 22)
      Mountain Bike Megabowl  (7/21 & 22)
      Albannach   (7/22)
      Bob Amos...   (7/22)
      Benefit Golf Tournament   (7/22)
      UVCB,   (7/23)
      Chicago   (7/23 - 8/31)
      Chanticleer   (7/24)
      Detour   (7/24)
      Tim & Dave Show  [.pdf]  (7/24)
      Peter Lawlor   (7/25)
      Colonial Meetinghouses   (7/25)
      Griff O'Brien   (7/25)
      Annie & the Orphans   (7/26)
      Annual Fundraiser   (7/26)
      The Hunts   (7/26)
      Dearly Beloveds  (7/26-29)
      Ossipee Valley Music Fest  (7/26-29)
      Laughing Stock   (7/26 - 8/4)
      Sounds in the Sanctuary   (7/27)
      Dustbowl Revival   (7/28)
      Hebron Church Fair   (7/28)
      ADAAWE   (7/29)
      Back Shed String Band   (7/29)
      The Moonlighters,   (7/30)
      East Bay Jazz  [.pdf]  (7/31)
      The Dean Machine   (7/31)
      Our Town   (7/31 - 8/29)
      Barnyard Incident   (8/1)
      Ingrid Husemoller   (8/1)
      Hester Street   (8/2)
      Rob Curto's Forro For All   (8/2)
      August, Osage County   (8/2-18)
      Ranky Tanky   (8/3)
      SitS: Anderson Jazz Trio   (8/3)
      Jericho ATV Festival   (8/3,4)
      The Hairy Man  (8/3,4)
      Freedom Old Home Week   (8/3-12)
      Love's Labor's Lost   (8/3-12)
      Tales of Hoffmann   (8/3-12)
      Blueberry Fest  (8/4)
      Krisanthi Sings  (8/4)
      Tanglewood Marionettes   (8/4)
      Top Notch Triathlon   (8/4)
      August First   (8/5)
      Touch-a-Truck   (8/5)
      Barber of Seville   (8/5-14)
      Lyme Town Band,   (8/6)
      Railroad's 44th Birthday   (8/6)
      Jose Duddy & BBQ   (8/7)
      Mo' Combo  [.pdf]  (8/7)
      Back Shed String Band   (8/8)
      Matt O'Dell   (8/8)
      66th Annual Penny Sale   (8/9)
      Acoustic Radio   (8/9)
      Ladysmith Black Mambazo   (8/9)
      And Then There Were None   (8/9-18)
      Seussical   (8/9-25)
      Spamalot   (8/9-27)
      The Doo Wop Project   (8/10)
      SitS: Borowsky Trio   (8/10)

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