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Waterville Valley Cross Country Skiing

Cross-Country Skiing
DATE: Mar 04, 2017
END DATE: Mar 04, 2017

Trip/Event Location: Waterville Valley NH

Trip Leader(s)


Gandalf
Campton, NH United States

Meeting Time: 10:00 AM

Max # People: 15

Trip Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money

Difficulty Level:

Moderate

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Region: New England

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Summary

Join us for a day of classic cross-country skiing…we break into groups based on skill levels…rentals available!

Cross country skiing is not what so many people have experienced! "Its soooo exhausting," is the most common complaint.  Our question: "How fast were you pushing yourself?"  Cross Country skiing is like everything else - just go at your own speed, and you'll discover the wonderful sport it is.  C'mon out and give it a GO!

Waterville Valley has a superb network of groomed trails. One of the best in the New Hampshire! Click Here To View Trail Map. 

We’ll have lunch indoors in a restaurant however still wear a day pack so you can de-layer as needed, carry water and have some snacks to replenish energy.

We ski a combination of easier and intermediate trails. There are loops in varying difficulties so in some cases we split up based on skill levels and meet-up at a pre-determined location. We can make it work for you and ensure you have a good time!

If you feel you need a beginner or advanced lesson there is that option as well…we can meet you afterward so we can all ski together.

Cross Country Skiing at Waterville Valley Nordic Center:

  • Equipment Rentals: $23
  • Trail Pass: $21
  • Beginner Lessons: $51 for lesson, rentals and trail pass. Call 603-236-4666 to reserve a spot
  • Advanced Lessons: $23 without rentals and trail pass. Call 603-236-4666 to reserve a spot

We’ll meet inside at the Nordic Center for 10AM to get our trail passes and guys can get setup for their rentals. Mike will be wearing a GO hat. We’ll drive to the North End where conditions are usually better there and explore the trails. We usually plan to have lunch in one the restaurants. After lunch, if conditions are good, we’ll explore the trails on the South End or return back to the North End. 

Afterwards:  Everyone is welcome to join us back at our house in Waterville Valley to relax by our fireplace [BYOB and bring snacks] followed by one of Jon's delicious dinners. We ask $10 per person to help pay for our food costs. Showers are available so bring a change of clothing to make your visit with us more comfortable. IF YOU ARE NOT SPENDING THE NIGHT AND WOULD LIKE TO JOIN US FOR DINNER, PLEASE LET US KNOW IN ADVANCE SO WE HAVE ENOUGH FOOD.

Lodging Option: Bunk beds are available at our house [with Wi Fi] near Waterville Valley, NH. It's $35 for Saturday that includes dinner. Coffee/bagels each morning and linen/blankets/towels are provided. Space is limited so email ASAP to reserve a bunk!

Click Here For Directions but please note that we are not meeting at the Downhill Ski area but at the Nordic Center in the Town Square. Town square address for GPS users is 33 Village Rd, Waterville Valley, NH 03215

 

Trip Leader

Gandalf

Outdoor Fitness Level: Very Strenuous


Campton, NH


United States

members signed up for this event

JDNnh

Outdoor Fitness Level: Very Strenuous


Manchester, NH


United States
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