Looking for an upscale ski experience? Bretton Woods is it. The largest ski resort in New Hampshire, it boasts 464 skiable acres with amazing views of Mt. Washington. There are ten lifts, four high-speed quads, and a speedy eight-person gondola. Activities at the base include a zipline, fat tire biking, cross country skiing, and a climbing wall. A special Ski & Stay package is available for the luxurious Omni Mt. Washington Resort.
As one of the top destinations for skiing, New Hampshire has its fair share of breathtaking mountains and hair-raising slopes worth conquering. Whether you’re a pro or you can barely balance on skis, these top-rated ski resorts—many of which offer comfy accommodations and solid food and drink options—are sure to delight. And no matter how your day zooming down the slopes goes, you know you’ll be rewarded with plenty of aprés-ski options. Scores of Bostonians and New Yorkers come to New Hampshire’s White Mountains to enjoy its top ski resorts, several of which pull out the stops during the holidays, transforming into perfect winter wonderlands. So whether you’re looking for a dose of serene scenery or an exciting outdoor adventure—maybe snowboarding, tubing, or sledding—these are the ski resorts to seek out.
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