Welcome to NH’s natural playground where the Pemi River meanders through the White Mountains. There’s an amazing array of fun things to do nearby.
Within 20 minutes, find 55 hiking trails, climbing areas, equestrian centers, and riverside fun. Bike along peaceful roads, crisscross rivers, & traverse covered bridges. Stop to fish & swim.
Enjoy local restaurants: craft brews, pubs, family fare, & fine dining - there's something for every palate! Or just relax; enjoy your cozy accommodations.
Hound's Nest is the perfect place for you, your family, and your friends to get away. Hound’s Nest welcomes guests into its warm woodsy décor and soaring post & beam construction. Upon arrival, guests are greeted by a peaceful paradise. Enter the spacious screened-in porch; rest on a rocking chair; sit at the dining table – please enjoy the birdsong.
Now, enter through the main door, one can’t help but look up and marvel at the gorgeous post-and-beam construction – it takes you back to a by-gone era of quality craftsmanship. Guests are wrapped in the warm wood finishes. Plenty of space for family and friends to gather and spread out at Hound’s Nest. Two living rooms book-end the eat-in kitchen. Tucked away behind the stairway is the main floor bedroom. Climb the stairs to the second bedroom and sleeping loft that overlooks the kitchen and living room.
Hound’s Nest wraps you in the peaceful blanket of the New Hampshire woodlands, and yet nearby fun abounds!
Come to Hound’s Nest and enjoy all the fun Stinson Lake & Stinson Mountain offer. Stinson Lake, a deep-water, glacier lake, is one of the few NH lakes without parasitic plants; its waters boast 25-foot visibility. Perfect for water play – fish, boat, paddle, and swim in Stinson Lake’s refreshing, clear water. Good news! Guests of Hound’s Nest enjoy access to Stinson Lake via the community’s docks & deck.
Hound’s Nest is close to Stinson Mountain, a lesser-known peak of New Hampshire’s White Mountains. As with all White Mountain National Forest venues, guests can enjoy hiking, climbing, & mountaineering. With an elevation of 2,890 feet, Stinson Mountain has some family-friendly walks that lead to great views! Prefer to ride? Hound’s Nest is surrounded by peaceful winding country roads – take a ride and enjoy! Prefer spelunking? Hound’s Nest is less than 15 minutes to Polar Caves Park. Prefer Rock Climbing? Rattlesnake Mountain is just 15 minutes from Hound's Nest.
After a day of adventure, return to Hound’s Nest to relax and enjoy family and friends. Hang out on the screened-in porch – gather around the large dining table: enjoy dinner, play board games, or make a puzzle. Prefer comfy conversation: the front living room provides cozy seating for conversation over cocktails. Prefer to watch a show? The back living room provides a big screen, smart TV. Watch your favorite streaming services!
As your evening winds down, Hound’s Nest comfortably sleeps 7 guests in 2 bedrooms and a sleeping loft. Each bedroom has a Queen bed; the sleeping loft has 3 Twin beds. With a blend of queen and twin beds, Hound’s Nest easily accommodates couples, singles, and kids. 1 full bath with a walk-in shower rounds out the accommodations.
Have a furry family member? Hounds Nest will host a small to medium sized dog. Please contact your host to make arrangements. A pet fee will apply.
***** Hound’s Nest Accommodation Highlights:
- Lake Access: 5-minute walk to Community Docks & Decks: bring your boat, kayak, canoe, paddle board, fishing gear or picnic
- Fun Entertainment: Hi Speed WiFi, Big Screen Smart TV, & Board Games
- Open Living Space: Two living rooms – plenty of comfy seating for everyone
- Mobility-Friendly: After climbing a few stairs, the main floor provides a bedroom, a bathroom, and living space.
- Fully-equipped kitchen with full size appliances
- Kitchen has a coffee maker, blender, toaster, dishwasher & more!
- Laundry: Full-size washer & dryer in the basement
- Parking: Private driveway accommodates up to 4 cars, or 2 cars and a small boat (<22-feet) trailer
- Large Screened-in Porch: Enjoy the evening mountain air
- Central AC and Central Heat ensures you're comfortable in any season.
***** SLEEPING ARRANGEMENTS (Maximum Occupancy – 7)
Main Floor Bedroom (Sleeping Capacity – 2)
** Queen Bed
** Bedside Tables with Lamps
** Large Closet
Second Floor Bedroom (Sleeping Capacity – 2)
** Queen Bed
** Bedside Tables with Lamps
** Smart TV
Second Floor Loft (Sleeping Capacity – 3)
** 3 Twin Beds
** 1 Full bathroom with walk-in shower on the main level
***** About iTrip New Hampshire Properties
Smoking is strictly prohibited. Guests will be fined & immediately evicted if there is any evidence of smoking found anywhere in this home.
** NO PARTIES, EVENTS, PERFORMING ARTISTS OR BANDS ALLOWED AT ANY TIME **
These are cause for eviction with no refund and may damage our ability to offer the home for future guests exposing you to liability.
Each of our properties features a "Starter Kit" of a few days’ worth of supplies for guests that includes toilet paper, paper towels, dish detergent, & hand soap. The beds are fully made and ready for your arrival with freshly laundered linens. A set of towels for each registered guest are included in the rental rate.
For properties that allow small children, a pack & play or other children's furnishings are available for an additional charge.
***** Visiting like a local means being neighborly. Please be respectful of the owner's home and considerate of the neighbors at all