Cross Country  Ski Areas in Mt Washington Valley NH

JacksonXCcoveredbridgeThe world’s best XC trails and scenery is in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, Lakes Region and Great North Woods.. There are nearly 1000K of tracked and skate groomed trails for beginners to experts with endless back country skiing for the hard core. Mount Washington Valley Ski and Snowshoe Center and Jackson Ski Touring Foundation have some of the best trails in Mt Washington Valley.

The Appalacian Mountain Club (AMC), and the Androscoggin Valley Chamber of Commerce know where to slide on their side of the mountains. Or you can cross country ski from the door of many of our NH lodging advertisers. Also, check out the great NH Ski & Stay lodging packages or rent a condo or home. No matter where you stay….you’ll be playing in the White Mountains in minutes.

Jackson Ski Touring Foundation

jackson-ski-touringJackson Ski Touring Foundation presents state of the art grooming on trails designed to suit every taste and ability, whether you prefer quiet striding through old growth New England forest or all out skate skiing and an international race course. You can visit on-trail destinations: the warming cabin and Cocoa Café on the Ellis River Trail and numerous eateries and pubs and inns.
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Mt. Washington Valley Ski Touring & Snowshoe FoundationExplore trails winding through riverside hayfields, mountainside spruce and hemlock forests offering a diverse selection of terrain for all abilities from easy rolling hills to more challenging intermediate and back country trails. Over 50% of the network is rated easy to provide interesting and exciting skiing for novice skiers as well as the entire family.These trails connect Intervale, Kearsarge, and North Conway Village offering outstanding scenery with views of the Saco River and magnificent Mt. Washington.
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Bear Notch Ski Touring

Bear Notch Ski Touring At Bear Notch we have over 65KM of: Spectacular Riverside Views, Pristine Waterfalls, Picturesque Flat Meadows and Challenging Hills. Well behaved dogs and owners are allowed on our entire network!
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Our “Warming Hut” offers:

  • Hot Chocolate – Teas – Coffee,
  • Soups and Snacks,
  • A selection of candy and bottled beverages, and we always offer warm complimentary