Intermediate and advanced backcountry skiing/snowboarding in Pinkham Notch (great trails nearby), XC skiing at Jackson/Great Glen resorts, or downhill/snowboard resort at Wildcat. $65/members, $70/non-members includes two nights in a renovated but rustic cabin, two breakfasts, and a Saturday dinner. Hearty meals + engaging company + bracing outdoor experiences = fun weekend!
Skiing - Telemark
Practice telemark skiing at Ragged Mountain with optional instruction in the morning and free skiing in the afternoon. $62 includes lift ticket and instruction (lifts only, $52). Registration required so we can arrange instructors and obtain discounted lift tickets. Check Boston Chapter Ski web page (link below) for more details.
Hey Pinheads! Telemarkers will gather at Mad River Glen for North American Telemark Organization (NATO) telefest. This event includes free equipment demos, telemark clinics, and a rocking party afterwards that makes this event a must-show. We'll stay at an AMC member's place (LOF) for $75, including meals (lift tickets extra -- see NATO web link below for details). An optional backcountry tour in Green Mountains will be offered on Sunday. Sign up early - limited space available and this trip always fills.
Learn to telemark or improve your turns at Wachusett Mountain Ski Area! Alpine or XC crossovers will telemark on easy grades; intermediate freeheelers will ski steeper terrain. Metal-edged backcountry or telemark skis and stiff boots required. Small group instruction based on ability and equipment. $55/members, $65/non-members includes lift ticket and instruction. Email registrar to register or for more information.
Join us for two days of skiing at Stowe Mountain Ski Resort. Two nights lodging at the Town & Country Resort, double occupancy rooms with private bath, two full breakfasts, apres-ski, Saturday night dinner, use of all resort facilities, and a two-day lift ticket. Cost is $230. Register before February 24.
Ski where the snow is! Join us for cross country and downhill skiing in Stowe Vt, home to the finest network of groomed trails in New England. $240 includes 2 breakfasts, Sat. night dinner & 2 nights lodging at a comfortable inn with outdoor hot tub. There will be guided intermediate level cross country outings; downhill is on your own. Register with either leader.
Join us for two days of early spring skiing at Sunday River Ski Resort. Sunday River has diverse terrain with 131 trails and 18 lifts. Two nights lodging at Bethel Inn Resort with double occupancy rooms and private bath, two full buffet breakfasts, renowned Saturday night dinner, and the use of all Bethel Inn Resort facilities. Cost is $235. Discount Sunday River lift tickets available; contact leaders for details. Price increases $50 after 2/1.
Join us for two days of skiing at Jay Peak Ski Resort. Two nights lodging at the Cedarwood Inn, double occupancy rooms with private bath, two full breakfasts, Saturday night dinner, two-day lift ticket. Cost: $309. Register before January 24.
Get ready for the 2012 ski/ride season by attending the Ski Committee Open House at AMC's Joy Street headquarters in Boston (Cabot Auditorium). From 7:00-10:00 PM, we'll have XC, skate, backcountry, telemark, and alpine skiers and snowboarders discuss gear, places to ski/ride, and trip planning. There will be a slide show, light refreshments, and a raffle for some valuable prizes. Sign up for our winter program, workshops, and trips, or get the information you need to have a fun and safe winter ski season. Think snow!!
Enjoy the prime of NH ski season with advanced/intermediate backcountry skiing and riding in the Jackson/Pinkham area. XC resort skiers welcome too. Retire to rustic Harvard Cabin to dine on fabulous winter feasts with great company. $65/members, $70/non-members includes two nights lodging, Saturday/Sunday breakfasts, and Saturday happy hour/dinner.