Nordic Skiing in NH and ME

xc sking NHWinter in the White Mountains of Maine and New Hampshire offers a tremendous diversity of Nordic skiing opportunities.  You can experience everything from breathtaking views of the Presidential Range to in-town North Conway convenience.  The trails range from easy, flat and short (great for the little ones or new skiers!) to steep, winding narrow (challenging on the way up, exhilarating on the way down!).  Local events include a Nordic race series and an Inn to Inn Chocolate tour.  If you like to experience the gentle, quiet glide through woods and trails you won't find a better place than the White Mountains of New Hampshire and Western Maine!

Nodic Skiing at the Mount Washington Valley Ski Touring and Snowshoeing Foundation

Mount Washington Valley Ski Touring and Snowshoeing Foundation

Rolling hills, riverside skiing, great beginner terrain, challenging wooded hills, the Mount Washington Valley Ski Touring and Snowshoeing Foundation offers great skiing on trails that connect some of the best locations in the valley. You can ski from North Conway to Glen and Intervale. Check out the annual chocolate festival.
Trails and Uses: Classical, Skate, Snowshoeing on over 65 km or trails.
Amenities: Great local skiing, in-town convenience, conway residents and non-resident taxpayers have FREE use of the network when displaying their resident's pass. The Mount Washington Valley Ski Touring and Snowshoeing Foundation is a non-profit and supports the Eastern Slope Junior Ski Program offering a free skiing program to area school children in grades 1-6.
Nearby Listings: Homes for Sale in North Conway NH


Jackson Cross Country Ski Foundation

Jackson Ski Touring Foundation

Perhaps some of the most beautiful skiing in all of the US! Jackson Ski Touring Foundation is a non-profit community ski center located in Jackson, NH. Supporting the trail system are state of the art grooming, snowmaking, and a ski shop. The trail system connects with the White Mountain National Forest trail system to offer unparalleled opportunities for the adventurous explorer. Ski from Jackson, NH to the base of Mount Washington. Or take a chair up to the top of Wildcat Mountain then ski down the back and into town again. If that all sounds like too much adventure you can still have your fill of fun staying right in town skiing the local trails, including crossing a covered bridge.
Trails and Uses: Classical, Skate, Backcountry and Snowshoeing on over 148 km or trails.
Amenities: Pro shop, Rentals, Lessons
Nearby Listings: Homes, Condos and Property for sale in Jackson, NH


Bear Notch Ski Touring Center, Nordic Skiing, NH

Bear Notch Ski Touring Center

Bear Notch Ski Touring Center is located on rt. 302 in Bartlett. Features scenic riverside skiing along the Saco River, frozen waterfalls, pastoral meadows and challenging hills.
Trails and Uses: 65+ Km trails for skate, classical, backcountry skiing and snowshoeing.
Amenities: Check out the guided Naturalist Tours every Friday and Saturday! Lodge with rentals and ski school available.
Nearby Listings: Homes, Condos, and Properties in Bartlett, NH


Nordic Skiing at Great Glen Trails, NH

Great Glen Trails

Great Glenn is at the foot of spectacular Mount Washington! A great location for the whole family including skiing for all levels, warming yurts and a self-serve, walk-up snow tubing hill. For real adventure ride the Snow Coach half way up Mount Washington for spectacular down mountain experience.
Trails and Uses: 40 Km classical, skate, backcountry and showshoeing
Amenities: Pro shop, Cafeteria, Rentals, Lessons, Self-serve tubing, warming huts
Nearby Listings: Homes, Condos, and Properties in Jackson, NH


Nordic Skiing at Bretton Woods Resort, NH

Bretton Woods Nordic Center

Located at the top of the Crawford Notch at the Mount Washington Hotel offering views out to Mount Washington and the Presidential Range. One of the largest nordic ski areas in the east, Bretton Woods offers skiing for all abilities.
Trails and Uses: 100+ Km of classical and skate groomed trails, snowshoeing and backcountry skiing too.
Amenities: Rentals and lessons available. Located at the White Mountain Hotel. Bretton Woods is a major ski resort in the White Mountains of NH.
Nearby Listings: Homes, Condos, and Properties in Bartlett, NH


Nordic Skiing at King Pine Ski Area

King Pine Ski Area, Purity Spring Resort

A true family resort. In addition to beautiful nordic skiing and snowshoeing King Pine offers downhill and snowboarding. Other fun includes a tubing hill and ice skating.
Trails and Uses: 28 Km trails for classical, skate and snowshoeing.
Amenities: Rentals, lessons, full resort amenties including cafeteria, warming area in the lodge, ice skating, tubing and downhill skiing
Nearby Listings: Homes, Condos and Properties for sale in Madison, NH


Nordic Skiing at Five Fields Farm

Five Fields Farm X-C Skiing

Five Fields Farm X-C is located on the Five Fields Farm Apple Orchard property. Trails travel through the rolling orchards and old logging roads. For the adventurous skiers or showshoers, the ungroomed trail to the top of the hill will provide nice views of the surrounding area. This is a nice trip away from the bustle of more crowded resorts to the North and West.
Trails and Uses: 27 Km trails for classical and snowshoeing.
Amenities: Rentals
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Frost Mountain Yurts

Frost Mountain Yurts

Looking for something completely different? Frost Mountain Yurts is it! Stay a night or more in the comfort of these completely stocked yurts. Then snowshoe by day on the many trails located on the property. Winter "camping" has never been easier and kids love the night in the woods, warmed by the wood stove and with great winter fun!
Trails and Uses: 28 Km trails for classical, skate and snowshoeing.
Amenities: Amenities takes on a different flavor at Frost Mountain Yurts. For the skiing, trails are groomed but not tracked and the going can at times be like a groomed "backcountry". If you are staying a night at the Yurts there are skis and sleds for kids and snowshoes available for free. As far as the Yurt amenities go, you might not realize you are "camping". Check out their website for more information.
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