Located on Route 16 in Jackson, NH, just a 15-minute drive from Pinkham Notch Visitor Center, Harvard Cabin is an excellent headquarters for skiing, snowshoeing, day hiking, bicycling, climbing, and canoeing on the Saco River.
Harvard Cabin offers loft sleeping space for group trips up to 24 (bring sleeping bags and sleeping pads or air mattresses), which may be expanded up to 30 subject to Harvard Outing Club use. Contact the registrar for additional details. The cabin includes a large living area with gas heater, a kitchen with two gas stoves for cooking, refrigerator, utensils, cookware, cups, and plates, well water with a pump, and an outhouse. Nearby activities include hiking, canoeing/kayaking, snowshoeing, skiing, and climbing.
Please review the Harvard Cabin Online Calendar.
Rent the whole cabin from September 1 to June 30 on weekends for $512.30 (private group) or $479.60 (AMC sanctioned group) per night, and on weekdays for $136.25 (private group) or $119.90 (AMC sanctioned group) per night. From July 1 to August 31, rent the whole cabin on weekends for on weekends for $283.40 (private group) or $218 (AMC sanctioned group) per night, and on weekdays for $70.85 (private group) or $54.50 (AMC sanctioned group) per night.
Reservations and Policies
To make a reservation, please email your request to Rusty Reitinger at firstname.lastname@example.org. Payment is due in advance for all non-AMC groups. Registrations are not final until confirmed by the registrar and payment is received. Payment from HOC and AMC groups is due within two weeks. No interest will be charged to HOC or AMC groups for late payments. AMC trips have priority for reservations in non-summer months.
Reservations canceled more than 30 days in advance will receive a full refund. Reservations canceled less than 30 days in advance will receive no refund. Payment in full is expected from HOC and AMC groups within two weeks of canceling a reservation if notice is less than 30 days.
Harvard Cabin is hike-in only, accessible by the trail system originating at Pinkham Notch Visitor Center (located on NH-16).