Best Places to View the 2024 New Hampshire Total Solar Eclipse

November 5, 2023

In the world of celestial events, there are few occurrences more awe-inspiring than a total solar eclipse. On April 8, 2024, a spectacular celestial event is set to grace the skies over the United States, and one of the prime viewing locations for this event is the picturesque state of New Hampshire. Here in Snowville, we will see a 95% coverage of the sun during the April 2024 eclipse. 

Here’s a fun resource – you can see what the eclipse will look like where you live or where you stay by entering your location here.

Timing of the Eclipse in NH

Here’s an approximate timeline for the eclipse in our area:

Partial begins

Apr 8, 2024 at 2:14:59 pm

Full begins

Apr 8, 2024 at 3:27:38 pm


Apr 8, 2024 at 3:28:27 pm

Full ends

Apr 8, 2024 at 3:29:15 pm

Partial ends

Apr 8, 2024 at 4:37:54 pm

The Allure of a Solar Eclipse

A total solar eclipse is a rare occurrence, and it’s often considered one of the most captivating natural phenomena that one can witness. During a solar eclipse, the moon passes directly between the sun and the Earth, casting a shadow on our planet and temporarily turning day into night. The sky darkens, the temperature drops, and the sun’s corona is revealed in all its splendor.

New Hampshire offers the perfect blend of natural beauty and celestial wonder. The April 2024 eclipse provides an excellent opportunity to visit our charming state and witness this extraordinary event.

The Snowvillage Inn Eclipse Package

The Snowvillage Inn, nestled in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, is the ideal place to experience the 2024 solar eclipse. We’re offering an exclusive Eclipse Package designed to provide guests with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness the eclipse in style. Let’s explore what this package has to offer:

1. Prime Viewing Location

The Snowvillage Inn is situated in a picturesque location, providing guests with a perfect vantage point to observe the eclipse. The clear skies and pristine mountain surroundings make it an ideal setting to enjoy this celestial spectacle. With a location close to the centerline of the eclipse, you’ll be in the best position to witness the full totality.

2. Eclipse Viewing Party

The Snowvillage Inn has thought of everything to make your eclipse experience unforgettable. We’ll host an exclusive eclipse viewing party for our guests, complete with appetizers and drinks on the lawn, souvenir glasses, and viewing glasses. This is a unique opportunity to share the excitement of the eclipse with fellow enthusiasts. Our wide open gently sloping lawn area with views to the mountains offer an ideal spot to view the eclipse!

3. Two-Night Stay

The package includes a two-night stay at the Snowvillage Inn, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the charm of the White Mountains and explore the surrounding area before and after the eclipse. The inn’s cozy accommodations offer a perfect retreat for relaxation and reflection.

Preparing for the Eclipse

To make the most of your experience, here are some tips for preparing for the April 2024 solar eclipse in New Hampshire:

1. Plan Ahead

Due to the high demand for eclipse viewing spots, it’s crucial to plan your trip well in advance. The Snowvillage Inn Eclipse Package offers an all-inclusive experience, making it easier to secure your spot for this extraordinary event.

2. Safety First

Never forget the importance of eye safety during a solar eclipse. Make sure to wear approved eclipse glasses when viewing the sun directly. The Snowvillage Inn will provide eclipse glasses as part of the package, ensuring that you can enjoy the eclipse safely.

4. Explore the Area

While you’re in New Hampshire, take advantage of the opportunity to explore the state’s natural beauty. The White Mountains offer hiking trails, scenic drives, and outdoor activities, providing a perfect complement to your eclipse experience. The MWV Chamber of Commerce offers lots of travel resources to help you plan your itinerary. 

The April 2024 total solar eclipse promises to be an unforgettable event, and New Hampshire is the perfect place to witness it. The Snowvillage Inn Eclipse Package offers an exclusive and comprehensive experience that combines prime viewing, expert guidance, delicious cuisine, and comfortable accommodations.

The 2024 solar eclipse is a celestial phenomenon that you won’t want to miss.  Plan to witness the beauty of the universe in all its glory. Book your spot now and get ready for an eclipse experience like no other.