Five Fun Kid Friendly Winter Activities

Planning a trip to the White Mountains with the kiddos? Here are five things to keep the kids (and the whole family), busy, entertained, and having a blast!

Weather Discovery Center -North Conway

This interactive science museum brings weather and climate right to your fingertips! Kids will love the air cannon, flow tank, and wind room, which recreates what it feels like to be on top of Mount Washington with extreme weather conditions. Pretend to be a weather reporter in front of a green screen and get the opportunity to connect live with an observer on top of Mount Washington.

Paint Your Own Pottery at Fired on the Mountain -Lincoln

With a variety of pottery pieces to choose from, this is an activity for every person in the family. Parents can preserve their infant’s hand and foot prints on a customized piece of art, and kids of all ages will enjoy choosing their favorite piece of pottery and then carefully selecting which color paint will complement their art.

Believe in Books Story Book Trail -Intervale

Believe in Books 100-Acre Wood has an incredible trail system, designed for snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and nature observation. Kids will enjoy their Storybook Trail, which is a ½ mile trail with panels throughout that that features a children’s story book. Exercise your body and your mind and the kids will delight in seeing what will be on the next page.

Winter Après Ski at the Mountains

Whether you hit the slopes for a day of skiing or riding, or just want to head over in the afternoon to check out some good, family fun, our mountains offer apres ski events that include bounce houses, DJ dance parties, face painting, games, activities, s’mores, and more.

Beam Play Zone at Live a Little Fitness -Lincoln

Kids needs to let off a little steam? Need a way to get your kids moving in an interactive way? Live a Little Fitness offers the Beam Play Zone, a giant floor tablet that kids can interact with by choosing games and songs which encourages kids to move, laugh, and have a good time.