Shopping is one of the top activities on a trip to the Mt. Washington Valley. It’s no wonder why when you consider the hundreds of shopping options from name brand outlets at Settlers Green, to North Conway Village boutiques and specialty shops, plus a visit to quaint Jackson Village for more.
Settler’s Green Outlet Village
The North Conway Outlets offer tax-free shopping at more than 60 stores including New Balance Factory Store, Coach Factory and American Eagle Outfitters. Settler’s Green presents year-round family events, plus there are great places to eat on-site and free Wi-Fi. You can save 30%-60% every day. See a map of the Outlet Village at http://www.settlersgreen.com/shop/maps – Located at 2 Common Court, North Conway, NH 03860.
Stores include the LL Bean Outlet Store and Eastern Mountain Sports. Get savings of up to 50% savings every day on discontinued, end-of-season and overstocked items with the legendary LL Bean guarantee. Eastern Mountain Sports offers outdoor gear and equipment for sports and adventure, including gear for camping, hiking, climbing, kayaking, cycling, and snow sports, plus apparel. – Located at 1498 White Mountain Highway North Conway, NH 03860.
Settlers Green Streetside
Settler’s Green Streetside is the destination for the avid shopper. Offering tax-free shopping at a variety of stores including Columbia, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren, Francesca’s, Skechers, and Think Kitchen, you are sure to find savings and deals that cannot be matched! Once you’ve shopped your heart out, grab a bite to eat at Barley & Salt Tap House and Kitchen. Featuring an extensive draft beer list, “street food” menu, and an upscale environment, this restaurant has something for everybody!
Specialty Shops Beyond the Outlets
While North Conway is famous for its outlet stores, you’ll find several other interesting shops, including some just around the corner from our inn in Jackson Village…
Ravenwood Curio Shoppe
Find an eclectic mix of garden sculptures, pottery, paper, vases, bird baths, brass and copper items, and more. This is your place to find oddities and rarities. Open daily 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM, closed on Tuesdays. Learn more at http://ravenwoodcurio.com/ – Find them at 60 Main Street, Jackson, NH 03846.
The Museum of White Mountain Art
Operated by the Jackson Historical Society, the gallery features research archives and 19th century collections of art, as well as selected pieces by the best contemporary artists. Located in the old Town Hall, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. Open Saturdays from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Learn more at http://www.jacksonhistory.org/artshow.html. Find it at 23 Black Mountain Road, Jackson, NH 03846.
Save room on the ride home for some Adirondack furniture handcrafted right here in Jackson with Vermont northern white cedar, which is naturally resistant to moisture, decay and insects. Learn more at http://www.randrwoodworkers.com/index.html – find it at Flossie’s below.
Flossie’s General Store & Gift Emporium
Here you’ll find a wide assortment of items for purchase, from caps to ornaments and books to furniture and antiques. If you find something you love but can’t fit it in your car, they do ship either USPS or UPS Ground. Some popular merchandise includes maple sugar candy. It is named after the former town clerk and school teacher, Flossie Thurston Giles, who passed away in 2005. Learn more at http://www.flossiesgeneralstore.com/Find it at Route 16A, Jackson, NH 03846 (right next to the covered bridge in Jackson).
The Cassidy Gallery
Features the work of 45 New England artists in mediums including oil painting, watercolors, acrylics, pastels, printmaking, jewelry, wood, ceramics, glass, mixed media, and fiber. They host monthly demonstrations and discussions. Learn more at http://www.cassidygallery.com/ – Find them off Route 16 North, Jackson, NH 03846. Closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
White Mountain Photography
At the gallery, you’ll find stunning photographs of White Mountain scenery and wildlife for displaying in your home or office, plus abstract and travel images from the world afar. Dana was recognized in 2013 with two of his images in a National Geographic Travel Contest chosen as “Editor’s Picks”. Learn more at http://whitemountainphoto.com/ – Find his gallery at 95 Main Street, Jackson Village, NH.
Jackson Art Gallery
This gallery features an eclectic mix of contemporary, cutting age work from local artists and artisans producing watercolor monotype, mixed media collage, photography, sculpture, jewelry, glass, cards, scarves, handbags, prints and home furnishings. You can find paintings of our local landscape. The gallery is open Saturdays from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM, other days by appointment or chance. Learn more at http://www.jacksonartnh.com/ – Find them at 155 Ridge Road, Jackson NH 03846.