Date: March 8th, 2018
Date: March 6th, 2018
March 5, 2018 - Franconia, NH - Cannon Mountain has begun its 80th anniversary celebration by rolling back prices on 2018-2019 season passes, along with new benefits for new and existing passholders.
Date: February 22nd, 2018
Pinkham Notch, NH—The second-annual Great Glen Trails Winter Charity Day is an event which celebrates active lives, and promotes the spirit of giving. We invite you to make a donation to the charity of your choice, and then join us on Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm for a full day of fun—come ski and snowshoe on our scenic trail system, take some runs on our tubing hill, enjoy a catered lunch, and take an exciting ride on the Mt. Washington SnowCoach. Or, simply join us in our cozy lodge for board games, good food and a fun-filled day with friends, both new and old.
Date: February 15th, 2018
With more than 130” of natural snowfall at Mt Washington Valley’s ski resorts and XC Centers, not to mention tons of manmade snow, snow conditions going into February Vacation Week are primo for skiers and riders. Add to that a full line-up of events and adventures scheduled at the region’s 13 ski resorts and XC Centers, and you’ve got the perfect destination for your February Vacation. Not a skier? Fear not! There’s plenty of great adventure on and off the mountains for those who’d prefer to find fun without skis or boards on their feet!
Date: February 15th, 2018
Join us for the Grand Opening of the Eastern Slope Branch of the New England Ski Museum on Saturday, Feb. 24. 3-5PM
Date: February 14th, 2018
East Madison, N.H. (February 14, 2018) - Cynthia’s Challenge is excited to announce the next beneficiary of the 24-Hour Ski-A-Thon to be held at King Pine Ski Area in East Madison, New Hampshire March 16-17, 2018. All funds raised with this year’s event will benefit Freedom, New Hampshire’s Jacques Villeneuve, a nine-year-old boy who was born missing the main wiring between the left and right hemispheres of his brain, Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum. He has also been diagnosed with Diplegic Spastic Cerebral Palsy an intellectual disability which pose both physical and mental challenges. Jacques' parents have to physically lift him into their vehicle every time they plan on going anywhere and then have enough room for storage for his walking assistance devices. This year’s goal is to raise $65,000 to purchase Jacques’ family a wheelchair accessible van.
Date: February 8th, 2018
JacksonXC opens 2 new story book trails.
Representative from Story Land, JSTF, Jackson Library and Duke the Dragon, first and second graders from Jackson Grammar School were on hand for this exciting event!
Date: January 30th, 2018
Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb
August 18, 2018 – 8:35-8:55 a.m.
Pinkham Notch, NH—Cyclists who like the idea of racing up New Hampshire’s famously steep and scenic Mt. Washington Auto Road this summer can register for the opportunity beginning the first day of February. The field of entrants for the 7.6-mile Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb is filled on a first-come, first-served basis, with registration beginning February 1 and continuing until the field reaches its capacity of 635 riders.
Date: January 26th, 2018
Pinkham Notch, NH — Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center is proud to host Kids Ski Fest 2018 at their scenic, family-oriented trail system at the base of Mount Washington. This fun event caters to all skiing abilities, and is open to kids in grades 1 through 8, with parents being welcome and encouraged to take part in all the day’s activities.
Date: January 24th, 2018
Northeast Delta Dental Mount Washington Road Race
June 16, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
Pinkham Notch, NH—Runners who hope to compete in this year’s Northeast Delta Dental Mount Washington Road Race need to register for the opportunity between February 12 and February 26. Entrants in the race, a grueling 7.6 miles up New Hampshire’s famously steep and scenic Mt. Washington Auto Road, are chosen by a lottery, accessible at https://mtwashingtonautoroad.com/mount-washington-road-race. Lottery registration opens on February 12 at 8 a.m. and closes on February 26 at 11:59 p.m
Date: January 5th, 2018
"Bomb Cyclone" Brings Up to 17" of New Snow to NH Ski Areas
Warmer temperatures to return in time for Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend
Photos available for download: http://bit.ly/2AvmLSB
Conway, NH (January 5, 2018)—Though some may bemoan the shoveling from the "Bomb Cyclone" blizzard that hit New England on Thursday, January 4, Ski New Hampshire's member resorts are celebrating the storm. With snow totals reaching up to 17" through the course of the storm, many of the Granite State's ski areas are 100 percent open, or very close to it, heading into the weekend.
Date: January 4th, 2018
CONWAY, NH (January 3, 2018)—This month, alpine and cross-country ski areas across the country are celebrating Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month with deals on lessons for first timers, and New Hampshire is no exception. Many of Ski New Hampshire’s member ski areas are encouraging an introduction to snowsports with a $39 alpine beginner special, which includes a group lesson, rental equipment, and a lift ticket, while those interested in learning to Nordic ski can reap those benefits for just $19.
Date: December 27th, 2017
North Conway, NH - Cranmore Mountain Resort, located in North Conway, New Hampshire, was recently ranked #8 for Beginner Friendly Resorts and Family Friend Resorts on the east coast in Liftopia’s Best in Snow Awards.
Date: December 21st, 2017
The holiday season is here and there are lots of events activities in the Valley to get you in the spirit. Attitash Mountain Resort and Wildcat Mountain are both well on their way to a long and snowy season with Wildcat already at 36 inches of natural snow fall and Attitash with 19 inches making for wonderful skiing and riding conditions for the holiday week. Plus, the week ahead looks good for snow lovers with forecasts calling for more natural snow at the end of this week.
Date: December 18th, 2017
Cranmore Mountain is the place to be this Christmas Vacation week. With a jam-packed schedule and new extended hours, the resort has families covered for celebrations all week long.
Date: December 18th, 2017
Attitash Mountain Resort is open daily for the 2017-2018 winter season as of 9 a.m. on Friday, December 15. Lifts will be open from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. during midweek, and 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on weekends.
Date: December 15th, 2017
Pinkham Notch, NH—Mother Nature controls everything here in Snow Country, and she’s been kind to us this past week, dropping 19 inches of snow in Pinkham Notch. With cold temperatures ahead, and plenty of snow on the ground, Great Glen Trails will be opening for the 2017-2018 season this Friday, December 15. Most of our 45 kilometers of ski and snowshoe trails will be open immediately, and our dedicated grooming staff will be working through the night to create the early-season conditions that you’ve been dreaming about. Our tubing hill has acres of fresh corduroy, and our fleet of SnowCoaches are ready to take you up the legendary Auto Road to treeline on Mt. Washington.
Date: December 13th, 2017
New Hampshire Skiers Will Have a White Christmas After Recent Storms
Snowfall totals reached nearly two feet between Saturday and Tuesday’s weather events.
Photos and video available for download: http://bit.ly/2j1jcNZ
CONWAY, NH (December 13, 2017)—Skiers and snowboarders won’t have to dream of a white Christmas this year. Snowstorms overnight brought up to 8 inches of new snow by Sunday, December 10 for some of Ski New Hampshire’s member ski areas, followed by another weather event on Tuesday, December 12 which totaled up to a foot in some parts of the state. With cold temperatures and more snow in the forecast for next week, New Hampshire’s
Date: November 21st, 2017
East Madison, N.H. (November 20, 2017): Steven Hoyt of Purity Spring Resort was awarded Innkeeper of the Year by The New Hampshire Lodging and Restaurant Association (NHLRA) at its annual Stars of the Industry Awards event held in Concord earlier this month. The event recognizes individuals who have achieved significant success and growth in their establishments; who have supported the industry and its concerns on national, state or local levels; who have provided opportunities for growth for their personnel; who set the standard for customer service; and who embody the spirit of hospitality.
Date: November 21st, 2017
North Conway, NH (November 20, 2017) – State and local leaders gathered at Cranmore Mountain Resort today for an official ribbon cutting ceremony that marked the completion of Phase One of Cranmore’s $50 Million base area redevelopment project called Kearsarge Brook Condominiums at Cranmore. When completed, the six phase Master Plan will bring six new buildings, 106 year round residences and 45,000 square feet of new day lodge space to the resort.
Date: November 21st, 2017
NORTH CONWAY, NH - Cranmore will kick off the 2017-18 season on Thanksgiving weekend, with skiing, riding, tubing and Mountain Adventure Park rides, plus the resort’s annual Homecoming and Brew Fest event, operating Friday through Sunday, November 24th-26th.
Date: November 14th, 2017
LINCOLN, NH (November 14, 2017) – Loon Mountain Resort will open for the 2017-18 winter season with top-to-bottom terrain on Friday, November 17th at 9 a.m.
Date: November 7th, 2017
Wildcat and Mount Snow To Open Early For 2017-2018 Ski Season
Both Mountains Taking Advantage Of Low Temperatures To Make Early Season Snow And Open Terrain
Pinkham Notch, NH –Wildcat Mountain and Mount Snow are pleased to announce early opening dates for the 2017-18 skiing and riding season. Both resorts will be opening for skiing and riding this Saturday, November 11, 2017, marking one of the earliest openings for Wildcat in the past decade, and one of the earliest opening dates on record for Mount Snow.
Date: October 27th, 2017
North Conway, NH…….. Everyone is invited to ride the FUNraiser Express, departing from Conway Scenic Railroad at 3:00 p.m. on November 4th and stopping at the “Pumpkin Patch” in Conway for treats and fun. This event will benefit the White Mountain Community Health Center, which has teamed up with the Believe In Books Literacy Foundation and Story Land to put the FUN in fundraising.
Date: October 12th, 2017
North Conway – Celebrating 35 years of bringing world-class live music performances to the Mount Washington Valley, Arts Jubilee will be presenting a special Encore Benefit Concert at the state-of-the-art Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center (LHE/PAC) in Fryeburg on Friday, November 17 at 7:00 pm. The concert will feature the return of the Beatlemania Stage Show, starring Ceili Rain frontman, Bob Halligan, Jr. as Sir Paul McCartney.