Willey House Site


April 21. 2011 11:48AM

 (Raymond Ducharme)







Route 302
Crawford Notch, NH
Ph: 603-374-2272

The Willey House is at the site of a landslide that took nine lives in August of 1826.

The Willey House, formerly a small inn and residence in Crawford Notch, is the site of a landslide that claimed nine lives in August of 1826. Though the surrounding area was strewn with boulders and debris, the Willey House stood unharmed. The family however, perished in the landslide, becoming part of the legend of Willey House. Surrounded by the the panorama of Crawford Notch, the site has picnicking areas nearby, along with plentiful hiking trails and campgrounds.

Crawford Notch State Park is open from mid-May through Columbus Day.
FOLLOW US
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Follow our RSS feed
Union Leader app for Apple iPad or Android *
Click to download from Apple Apps StoreClick to download from Android Marketplace
* e-Edition subscription required

Attractions

Example blog post alt Scenic railroads back on track in Granite State
Example blog post alt Cathedral of the Pines reopens museum Saturday
Example blog post alt Aviation Museum looking to spread its wings
Example blog post alt Manchester splash pad countdown is on
Example blog post alt Laconia students plant seeds in anticipation of NH Pumpkin Festival
Example blog post alt German mini-world park builds a wall around model U.S.