Tag Archives: New Hampshire

Strong Holiday Week Reported Across New Hampshire and Maine

North Conway, NH – Yesterday we told you that the Christmas/New Year’s holiday week broke records at Jay Peak Resort in Vermont. Reports are now trickling in that indicate strong holiday business across the White Mountains of New Hampshire and Maine as well. Businesses throughout New Hampshire’s Mt. Washington Valley say that Christmas week and … Continue reading Strong Holiday Week Reported Across New Hampshire and Maine

SATURDAY BOSTON BUS SERVICE TO PATS PEAK RESUMES JAN. 7

Henniker, NH – Pats Peak in southern New Hampshire will resume Saturday afternoon bus service from the Boston area for the current ski season starting on Jan. 7, according to a press release from the ski area. The bus departs from various locations in and around Boston and will also pick up at any metro … Continue reading SATURDAY BOSTON BUS SERVICE TO PATS PEAK RESUMES JAN. 7

Behind the Gold: Her Day to Win

Waterville Valley, NH – The young ski racer stood outside the start house at the top of the mountain, a mix of Stevie Wonder, Zeppelin and Beatles playing in her ears. The U.S. Ski Team’s 19-year-old rising star out of Vermont’s Burke Mountain Academy was contemplating her first run lead in a World Cup giant slalom – … Continue reading Behind the Gold: Her Day to Win

USSA Announces 2016-17 Revolution Tour Schedule

Park City, UT – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association’s (USSA) Revolution Tour has announced its schedule for the 2016-17 season. Veteran Rev Tour hosts Copper Mountain (Colo.), Mammoth Mountain, (Calif.) and Seven Springs Mountain Resort (Penn.) are all returning for the Tour’s 13th season along with first time resort partner Waterville Valley Resort in New Hampshire. Established in 2004, the U.S … Continue reading USSA Announces 2016-17 Revolution Tour Schedule

CNL Unloads 15 Ski Resorts

Kansas City, MO – In what may be the sale of the greatest number of ski resorts in a single transaction in world history, CNL Lifestyle Properties has finally reached an agreement to sell its 15 ski resorts located across the U.S. and Canada. In a deal announced late yesterday, the transaction involves some of the biggest … Continue reading CNL Unloads 15 Ski Resorts

Skiers Rescued on Mt. Washington

Bretton Woods, NH – A pair of skiers were rescued from Mt. Washington in New Hampshire on Sunday evening after their sole light source failed. The two men — Loudon Fruth, 25, of Huntsville, Utah, and Michael Nocek, 26, of Greenwich, Conn. — had climbed the west side of Mt. Washington to ski in Ammonoosuc Ravine on … Continue reading Skiers Rescued on Mt. Washington

Group Forms to Promote Backcountry Skiing in New England

North Conway, NH – In the wake of growing interest in backcountry skiing, the new nonprofit Granite Backcountry Alliance has formed to promote the sport in New Hampshire and Western Maine. The group intends to provide low-impact, human-powered backcountry skiing opportunities to the public. Granite BC will strive to be the unified voice of backcountry skiers to advocate for the … Continue reading Group Forms to Promote Backcountry Skiing in New England