Ski North Conway NH in the Heart of the White Mountains!

Skaters treated to a view of Cranmore from Schouler Park, North Conway. Credit: WiseguyCreative.com

All 13 ski resorts and XC Centers are open in Mt Washington Valley - no wonder she's smiing!  Look forward to amazing skiing and riding, plus snowshoeing, fatbiking, tubing, mountain coasters and zip lines at all our resorts! (Photo credit:WiseguyCreative.com at King Pine.).

Welcome to New England's premier skiing, snow sports and winter playground in the heart of the White Mountains. Ski North Conway NH and find the best skiing in the east with seven Alpine Ski Resorts and six Nordic Ski & Snowshoe Centers, all within 45 minutes of North Conway Village!

Not a skier? Not a problem! There is so much more to do in the White Mountains. Tubing & zip lining, ice skating, fat biking, scenic chairlift rides, snowmobiling with over 200 miles of trails winding through the White Mountain National Forest, dog sleddingsleigh rides, world-class ice climbing, ride to the summit of the highest peak in the Northeast or come in out of the cold to enjoy a fun indoor activityThere are lots of exciting winter events plus wonderful choices for lodging from motel to resort. Find your getaway here.

 Snow alert from Mt Washington Valley where we've received anywhere from 9" to 19" of new snowfall over the past week on the 13 ski resorts and XC Centers reporting. President's vacation week is in full swing and there's a packed schedule of events to look forward to this weekend. With mild temps and sunny days, there couldn't be a better place to ski and ride than here. Snowmobilers, the trails are in great shape and sleds are ready for rentals and guided tours. Fatbikers, snowshoers and winter hikers - this is your weekend to hit the trails! Drive safely on your way up!

 Looking for glades? Yes! They’re open at Bretton Woods and Wildcat. Looking for fat biking? You’ll find multiple locations for trails and rentals at Great Glen Trails and MWV Ski Touring. Not a skier? Try Cranmore Adventure Park and Attitash for Mountain Coasters, Bretton Woods for Canopy Tours and King Pine, Great Glen Trails and Cranmore for Tubing! Snowmobile trails are now open too with rentals and guided rides available in Bartlett, Bretton Woods and Gorham. Everything an outdoor-loving family could want is here in Mt Washington Valley, NH, New England's premier outdoor playground.  

ALPINE SNOW REPORT FROM MT WASHINGTON VALLEY ON FEBRUARY 20,2020

Attitash  - 68 trails/50 groomed, 3 terrain parks, 319 acres of skiable terrain, 8 lifts running. Base depth: 24”-40”. 10” of new snow in the past 48 hours. Snowfall this season: 61”.

Black Mountain - 43 trails, 3 lifts running. Base depth: 24”-30”. 10” of snow in the past 48 hours. Snowfall this season: N/A.

Bretton Woods - 63 trails/35 glades, 468 acres of skiable terrain, 9 lifts running. Base depth: 20”-30”. 1” of new snow in the past 24 hours, 9” of snow in the past 48 hours, 10”-13” in the past 7 days. Snowfall this season: 142”.

Cranmore  - 48 trails/8 glades,  4 terrain parks, 150 acres of skiable terrain, 4 lifts running. Base depth: 22”-31”. 10” of new snow in the past 48 hours. Snowfall this season: 71”.

King Pine  - 17 trails, 2 terrain parks, 5 lifts running. Base depth: 18”-36”. 6” of new snow in the past 48 hours, 9” in the past 7 days. Snowfall this season: 51”.

Shawnee Peak  - 42 trails, 2 terrain parks, 6 lifts running. Base depth: 28”-38”. 8” of new snow in the past 48 hours. Snowfall this season: N/A.

Wildcat  - 48 trails/21 groomed, 285 acres of skiable terrain, 4 lifts running. Base depth: 20”-45”. 9” of new snow in the past 48 hours, 18” in the past 7 days. Snowfall this season: 107”.

NORDIC TRAIL REPORT FROM MT WASHINGTON VALLEY ON FEBRUARY 20,2020

Bear Notch Ski Touring  - Freshly groomed terrain open on trail networks, trails are either skate groomed and/or track set. 10” of new snow in the past 48 hours, 22” of snowfall in the past 10 days.  Snowfall this season: N/A.

Bretton Woods Nordic Center - 47 trails (80km), 61km skate groomed, 35km track set. Base depth: 7”-14”. 1” of new snow in the past 24 hours, 9” of snow in the past 48 hours. Snowfall this season: 142”.

Great Glen Trails  - 36 trails (45km), 20km skate groomed, 20km track set. 45km of snowshoeing. Base depth: 20”. 14” of new snow in the past 7 days. Snowfall this season: 108”. Tubing, fatbiking and SnowCoach open.

Jackson Ski Touring Foundation  - 43 trails (75km), 50km skate groomed, 42km track set. Base depth: 4”-10”. 7” of snow in the past 48 hours. Snowfall this season: N/A.

Purity Spring XC and Snowshoe Preserve  - 20km skate groomed, no tracks set. 20km of snowshoeing. 6” of new snow in the past 48 hours. Snowfall this season: 51”.

Mt Washington Valley Ski Touring & Snowshoe Foundation - 45km of trails open in both trail networks. 45km of snowshoeing. 2km fatbiking trail open. Base depth: 10”-14”. 8” of new snow in the past 48 hours.  Snowfall this season: N/A.

 Let the photos tell the snow story!

Nearly a foot of new snowfall at Attitash over the past few days greet skiers and riders this week.  (Attitash photo)

Fatbiking at Great Glen Trails isn't just for adults. Kids love it too. (Great Glen Trails photo)

Taking a break for s'mores at Bretton Woods Stickney Cabin. (Bretton Woods photo).

Newly fallen snow, blue skies and a packed calendar of events is what's in store this week at Shawnee Peak. (Shawnee Peak photo).

Taking advantage of new snow and no school during the vacation week at Jackson XC trails. (Jackson XC photo0

Here's what 9" of new snow and some nice glade trails look like at Wildcat! (Wildcat photo)

High country skiers on Bretton Woods Nordic Center Trails. (Bretton Woods photo).

Skiers and riders give Black Mountain a big thumbs-up! (Black Mt photo).

Here's what 6" of new snowfall looks like on beautiful courderoy for a first-tracks run at King Pine Ski Area. (King Pine photo).

The White Mountain Trail Club has been busy grooming trails after more than 20" of snowfall in the past 10 days. (Credit: WiseguyCreative.com).

XC skiers and snowshoers are treated to ideal conditions this week at Jackson XC. (Credit: WiseguyCreative.com).

Click here for a complete gallery of photos from this week
on the Mt Washington Valley's online photo album.


3 days and 3 nights of exhilarating events and hardcore outdoor recreation for the seasoned athlete or first-time competitor. 

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