Local Interest

Local activities are easily discovered on the Google Map just below

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The Bethel area is conducive to being in the great outdoors: hiking mountains or trails, biking, swimming, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, and skiing, tubing and boarding, cross country venues in winter.
Bethel is home to Gould Academy, a renown private school for grades 9-12 college preparatory.  Bethel hosts several festivals throughout the year sponsored by the Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce, the Bethel Historical Society and the Mahoosuc Arts Council and for many years has been home to summer musical performances.
There are many sights that draw artists and photographers to the area, including the covered bridge and the Presidential, White and Mahoosuc mountain views.
Bethel is the proud home of the Inaugural Poet for 2012, Richard Blanco, as well as artists and writers who have chosen Bethel as their home.
Just belown on the page we have arranged all the links to our local color, pastimes, activities, historical homes and tours,eating establishments, grocers, and anything else we could think of to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Tourmaline Media

Global Bed & Breakfast

Water’s Edge Guide Service

Mt. Washington Auto Road

Good Food Store & Catering

Mt. Mann Jewelers