592 State Route 2, Shelburne, New Hampshire 03581, United States

(603) 466-5049

Rattle River Lodge

Located ON the Appalachian Trail and a great spot for outdoor enthusiasts.

Appalachian Hostel in Shelburne, NH

New Ownership


Directly located on the Appalachian Trail. This hostel was formerly known as White Mountains Lodge and Hostel. Since it's new ownership as of May 1st, 2017 by Erik Barstow it has been renamed, Rattle River Lodge and Hostel to tie in it's physical location along the Rattle River in Shelburne, NH. Erik served in the Marine Corps as a Military Policeman from 98-2002. Erik sells outdoor adventure hammocks from Sierra Madre Research. Erik is also a LASHER (long ass section hiker) completing the Appalachian Trail in 2016.

Comfort & Care


We have private rooms, bunk rooms, Coffee, pancake breakfast, private backyard, shuttles to trail heads, local knowledge of trails, bus pick up, mail drops accepted. Solid fiber internet and Wi-Fi signal that covers the entire property.

Feels Like Home


Erik's commitment is to keep a clean house, friendly atmosphere, provides a place where you can separate from every day life. Plugging into our high speed Wi-Fi is our way of you giving you a place to work remotely if you are looking for an office in the White Mountains! Book with us today!

We offer shuttles from trail heads and ski resorts. We want you to have a safe trip, so we offer safe rides home for our guests. (scheduled in advance)

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