Central New England

Lots to do!

MainFare Bed Breakfast is located right on Main Street in the north central Massachusetts town of Ashburnham, with a population of just over 6,000 residents. 

In Ashburnham or within minutes you’ll find:

Hiking trails: the Mid-State Trail and Wapack Trail, both take you to Mt. Watatic, elev. 1832’ with views of Boston in the east, to Mt. Greylock in the west, to Mt. Monadnock and the White Mountains in the north and to Wachusett Mt. and beyond facing south.

Bike trails: Close by you can ride the Gardner to Winchendon rail trail. Ashburnham and the surrounding area offer miles and miles of beautiful New England back country roads for your cycling pleasure.

Restaurants: In town, you’ll find the Tavern on Central, serving a pub style menu with many locally brewed beers on tap, a sushi restaurant, two pizza parlors, two delis and a ice cream shop.

Nearby you’ll find The Old Mill, Gardner Ale House, Little Anthony’s Seafood, Sonoma, and many more eating establishments offering something for every taste.

Winter Sports: Wachusett Mountain ski area is just 20 minutes away as is Windblown Cross Country Ski Center.  Nearby, the Ashburnham State Forest and other local hiking trails offer great snow shoeing and cross country skiing.  And if conditions are right, ice skating on any of Ashburnham’s lakes is great fun.

Golf: Local public courses include Gardner Municipal Golf Course, Woods of Westminster, Westminster Country Club, and The Shattuck Golf Club just to name a few.  Many offer beautiful views of Mt. Monadnock, Wachusett Mt. and the wonderful New England country side.

Children 12 and over welcome.  •  No pets allowed.  •  Smoking is not allowed anywhere on the property!

P.O. Box 531 - 82 Main Street, Ashburnham, MA 01430    |    Phone: 978-827-6303     |     Email: mainfarebnb@yahoo.com