20
Thu, Sep

SnoNews

The latest news, deals, and events from ski resorts throughout North America.

Loon Opens New Hampshire’s Highest Disc Golf Course

Reaching-new-heights-on-the-Loon-Peak-Disc-Golf-course

New Hampshire’s Loon Mountain Resort is now boasting the highest disc golf course in New Hampshire, a scenic 18-hole course that starts at the 2,733-foot summit of Loon Peak. 

Continue reading
  501 Hits

Waterville Valley to Host 2019, 2021 U.S. Alpine Championships

US-Nationals----SL-3.26.17-0114

The nation’s best alpine ski racers will descend upon New Hampshire’s Waterville Valley Resort in 2019 and 2021 for U.S. Alpine Championship - the biggest race the resort has hosted since the White Circus visited in 1991 when Julie Parisien won the World Cup giant slalom.

Continue reading
  4501 Hits

Waterville Valley’s Onewheel Brings Snowboarding Feel To Summer Slopes

Onewheelbridgeride-Waterville-Valley

If you’re missing that feeling of floating over mountain trails this time of year, New Hampshire’s Waterville Valley has just the fix: the Onewheel, a motorized wheeled board that just may be as close to the feeling of snowboarding as you can get in the summer.

Continue reading
  502 Hits

Hit The Water And Cool Off In New Hampshire Mountains

Cannon-Echo-Lake-Facebook

Summer is in full swing and that means it's time to cool off and chill out at your favorite Granite State mountain resort. Lakes, rivers, ponds and waterslides make it easy to float through fun summer days.

Continue reading
  1708 Hits

Ski NH Ends Season On High Note With Miracle March

BrettonWoods-Miracle-March

Thanks to continued investment in snowmaking and grooming, along with the snows of Miracle March, Ski New Hampshire is reporting skier visit just off average by five percent for the 2017-18 season.

Continue reading
  831 Hits

Let’s Do Lunch On The Mountain

Lutsen-Mountain-Lunch

Lunch at Summit Chalet includes view of Minnesota's Lake Superior. (Lutsen Mountains)

Refueling at lunchtime is a long-standing tradition among skiers and riders. And doing so on the mountain – rather than in a crowded base lodge – suits those who don’t want to lose their edge while they pause to eat.

Continue reading
  2948 Hits

Santa Delivers Pre-Holiday Powder To New England Resorts

Sunshine-at-Sunday-River

Santa delivered an early Christmas present of more than three feet of snow on slopes throughout New England over the past week. And as a stocking-stuffer, cold temperatures wrapped up with all that new snow, allowing for round-the-clock snowmaking.

Continue reading
  1856 Hits

Snowmaking At Cross Country Ski Areas

CanmoreOctRace

Canmore Nordic Center hosts race on machine made snow. (Canmore Nordic)

As the days become colder and winter approaches the ski season beckons, but about 40 cross country (XC) ski areas are no longer waiting for the snow to fly to begin their ski season because they’ve invested in snowmaking, just like their alpine ski area cousins.

Continue reading
  1630 Hits

Construction Begins On New High Country T-Bar At Waterville Valley

Waterville-highcountry-down

Heading down from High Country at Waterville Valley. (Waterville Valley)

New Hampshire's Waterville Valley Resort has the go-ahead from the USDA Forest Service to begin construction of the new High Country T-Bar Lift, proposed in May. While the ski season is just around the corner, the approval has spurred construction to begin immediately.

Continue reading
  1590 Hits

ResortBoards: Waterville Valley’s New Way To Hit The Trails

Waterville-ResortBoard

ResortBoard Adventure Tours will take you off the beaten path. (Waterville Valley)

The newest summer activity at the Adventure Center at Waterville Valley in New Hampshire is the ResortBoard Adventure Tour, the first experience of its kind in New England.

Continue reading
  1320 Hits
 
lssm promoBAF Promo Verticl Challenge