About the property
- House900 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 nights
3 Bedrooms, 1 bathroom, Sleeps 6
The 'A-Frame' is a well kept smoke free, pet free home, cute and cozy with plenty of room for 6. Tongue and groove knotty pine walls through out. Shower bathroom. Mattresses and pillows with protective covers. Full kitchen and appliances. WI-FI is also now available. Snowmobile with ease from the front door to one of the Pittsburg Ridgerunner's groomed trails located in Lake Francis State Park. From there the trails are endless. Access ATV trails right from the property too. Restaurants are only a short drive away. Short walking distance to the start of the Connecticut River for great trout fishing. 1/4 mile from the driveway is a boat launch for boating of all types on Beautiful Lake Francis and only a couple of miles to the launch for 1st Connecticut Lake. A hunters paradise all around. Nature & mountain biking and hiking trails galore. General store with 24 hour gas access only 2&1/2 miles away for your convenience. In the heart of Moose Alley. Only 17 miles to the Canadian border. A quiet and easy to find vacation spot for all seasons.
EASY TO GET TO & A LOT CLOSER THAN YOU MIGHT THINK: (Approx.235 miles)-From Boston: North on I-93 past Franconia Notch, exit 35 to Rte 3 North to Pittsburg.
(Approx.415 miles)-From New York: North on I-95 to I-91North. (Approx.335 miles) - From New Haven, Connecticut: North on I-91 to exit 19, I-93/truck rte 2. I-93 to exit 1-truck rte 2, make left at stop sign, bottom of hill make right, Rte 2 East to Lancaster, NH, then Rte 3 North to Pittsburg.
(Approx.160 miles)-From Portland ME: Maine Turnpike North to exit 63, then Rte 26 to Colebrook, NH & Rte 3 North to Pittsburg.
(Approx.145 miles)-From Montreal: East on 10 to Magog, South on 55 to Newport, VT, then 111 east to Rte 114 North to West Stewartstown, NH to Route 3 North.
From the center of the village of Pittsburg, at the intersection of routes 3 & 145: Continue on Rte 3 North for approximately (6) miles to River Road. (Will see a sign for Lake Francis State Park) Make the right on River Road & Approx.(2) miles on the right is 378 the A-Frame----(Note use #528 for GPS)
APPROXIMATE DRIVE TIMES: Pittsburg is located on the US / Canadian border at the very top of New Hampshire. Drive times vary from cities are as follows;
Albany NY - 5 1/2 hours;
Boston MA - 4 1/4 hours;
Burlington VT - 3 1/2 hours;
Concord NH - 3 1/4 hours;
Glens Falls NY - 5 hours;
Hartford CT - 5 hours;
Manchester NH 3 1/2 hours;
NYC - 7 hours;
Portland ME - 3 1/2 hours;
Providence RI - 5 hours;
Somerset NJ - 7 1/2 hours; NOTE: These drives times are pretty much a straight run through. Please take into account if your towing a trailer, run into bad weather, stop to eat, etc,,,,, add @ least (1+) hour.
Coming from further away? Our recommended airport is Manchester, NH (MHT). From there we are 3 1/2 hours away. Manchester is a nice airport and getting a car rental is easy as is accessibility. Other choices would include Burlington, VT(3 1/2 hours), Montreal, Quebec (2 1/2 hours), or Portland ME (4 hours). Logan airport in Boston Mass (5 hours) is the preferred airport for international travel.
Theresa & Robert Sehlmeyer
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- Response time:
- within one day
- Calendar last updated:
- May 19, 2018
Why Theresa & Robert Sehlmeyer chose Pittsburg
Right on the Snowmobile & ATV trails.
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
A quick but lovely stay
The A-Frame was spotlessly clean and has all the amenities you'd want for a cabin in the woods. Plenty of cups, plates and silverware, linens and bath towels provided. The owner had the heat in the unit up and running exactly right in advance of our arrival. The wifi worked perfectly. Loved the location just down the road from route 3 above Lake Francis. Would stay again! Plenty of ice melt available in a tub on the front porch a nice touch.
Awesome place to call home while in the wilds of Northern NH !! For the flyfisher it's right on River Rd literally across the street from the trophy section of the Connecticut River and one minute to the boat ramp on Lake Francis.......can't ask for anything better than that !! The homeowners Bob and Theresa are absolutely wonderful people to rent from making the whole rental process a snap from start to finish. The house itself is warm, comfortable and fully stocked.......just show up and enjoy !! We will most certainly choose their home again for future stays in Pittsburg. Thanks Bob and Theresa for everything !!
Absolutely wonderful property to relax and get in touch with the wilderness!
Fully stocked, beautiful A frame. Cozy and very clean. We loved the place and the area so much we were lucky enough to extend our stay two more days than originally planned. Spoke to Theresa and Bob a couple of times before and during the stay. They are wonderful and willing to help with anything! Originally in the area to fulfill my moose obsession since I've never seen one. We seeked them morning,noon, and night. In all the hotspots locally at moose alley,route 16 & 26. We were lucky enough to see one in moose alley just past Magalloway Road. And one on route 16. And then spotted one again in moose alley area but no pic of this one only heard it snorting at us while we were walking the road trying to snap a pic. 😀� The property was a great location. Somewhat Secluded and private. One Neighbor pretty close on only one side and were doing some construction on their own house. But we were in relax mood so the noises were not too bothersome. Only thing the cabin is missing was a dust pan. For my OCD of cleaning. Lol. And it would be a great addition to make the fire pit area easier to sit chairs around it a little further back since it's a little unlevel. This property is just fabulous and if it had wifi I would never want to leave to go back home. Thank you so much for sharing your place with us for a much needed get away. We will definitely see this property again very soon for another vacation with more family next time. It's so nice we want to share it with others!!
perfect place to stay!
My family had a wonderful vacation! This was our 2nd time staying here and will definitely be back! Very clean and comfortable! Thank you Bob and Theresa!
Great place to stay
Great place to stay, has everything you need and very clean. Owners are great to deal with.
Great Place To Fish & Hunt Out Of
We have been renting from Bob & Theresa for a while now, great people to work with, they go out of their way to help whatever you need. We have been fishing & hunting out of their house for about 5 years now and it is great, just go down the road & you are at Lake Francis to fish, We go across the street & deer hunt. The house is immaculate & has everything there you need. I would highly recomend this house, you will not be sorry you did.
Snowmobiling, ATV Trails, Skiing, Fishing, Hunting, Hiking, Mountain Biking,Camping, Boating, Kayaking, Canoeing, Swimming, Nature Watching, Moose Alley, Leaf Peaking, Local Events & Festivals, Romantic, Rest & Relaxation
Other Activities: Snowmobiling, ATVing, Cross counrty skiing, Snowshoeing, Kayaking, Hiking,
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Guest are responsible for inspecting the property within 1 hour of when they first arrive & to report any damage they feel was there before their arrival. Guest are expected for leaving the property in a clean manor. Property damage or extra cleaning fees incurred will be deducted from the damage/security deposit. Any evidence of smoking or pets will result in a forfeited damage/security deposit.