Journey to the North Pole, North Conway
All aboard the magical Journey to the North Pole. This truly unique adventure departs each December from two locations in the White Mountains of Northern New Hampshire. This experience includes a wonderful evening train ride, elves and of course Santa himself! The proceeds of the event benefit Believe in Books and literacy programs in Northern New Hampshire and Western Maine.
Skiing in the White Mountains
Skiing is the most popular winter activity in the area, but the weather can often affect each individual resort. To find out more about ski conditions, you can use the following resources or contact the individual ski areas listed below.
RESOURCES || MWV Chamber of Commerce – skimtwashingtonvalley.org | Resort Sports Network cable TV, Channel 16 – rsn.com | WMWV radio, 93.5 FM – wmwv.com | Weather Phone: 603.447.5030
Snow Phone: 877.677.SNOW
Located in the heart of the White Mountains in Bartlett, NH, this is one of the largest ski areas in the state. Attitash offers 67 trails across two big, connected mountains that combine traditional New England runs and challenging terrain with modern, wide-open cruisers suited for all abilities.
Snow Phone: 800.367.8897
Known for its family-friendly atmosphere, affordability, and consistent snow conditions, King Pine offers exciting terrain for all abilities and has been a tradition for families throughout New England for decades.
Snow Phone: 877.873.0626
With 434 acres of skiing and snowboarding, Bretton Woods is New Hampshire’s largest ski area. Four terrain parks, ten lifts including four high- speed quads
Snow Phone: 603.383.9355
Jackson 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 free technique on international race courses.
Snow Phone: 800.475.4669
Known for its family friendly atmosphere, terrain for all abilities, sunny southern exposure and protection from the winds, Black Mountain has been a favorite choice for skiers since 1935. One of only a few of its kind in our country, Black Mountain is family owned and operated.
Snow Phone: 603.356.9920
Explore 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.
Snow Phone: 603.356.7070
Located in the middle of New England’s favorite ski town, North Conway, Cranmore Mountain is one of America’s oldest ski resorts. Cranmore features an extensive and effective snowmaking system covering 100% of the mountain with the exception of seven glades.
Snow Phone: 888.SKI.WILD
For the most vertical value in the White Mountain, ski or ride Wildcat Mountain Ski Area for breathtaking views of Mt. Washington from its 4,000 plus summit. Unblemished by trailside development, they have been offering families world class skiing, riding, and summer recreation on over 225 acres of White Mountain National Forest land for 50 years.