Enjoy prime season of New Hampshire ski country with advanced/intermediate backcountry skiing in the Jackson/Pinkham area. XC and alpine resort skiers welcome too. Retire to rustic Harvard Cabin to dine on fabulous winter feasts with great company. Approximately $65/members, $70/non-members, including two nights lodging, Saturday and Sunday breakfasts, Saturday happy hour, and Saturday dinner.
Skiing - Telemark
AMC offers COVID conscious opportunities to enjoy the outdoors locally, visit many of our lodges and campgrounds, and join virtual events and activities. Participants of all in-person events should bring and wear face coverings, expect social distancing, and changes to our usual practices. To support contact tracing and hands-free signing of the AMC liability waiver, online registration is required for all in person AMC events.
Practice telemark skiing at Ragged Mountain with optional instruction in the morning and free skiing in the afternoon. Tune up for the Cardigan Lodge Ski Weekend* the following week! $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.
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. Register today at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make this the season you take a quantum leap in your tele technique! Spend three nights at a converted barn (LOF), only a 15-minute drive from lift-served Jiminy Peak ski resort, where you'll participate in a two-day (Saturday/Sunday) telemark workshop led by expert North American Telemark Organization (NATO) instructors. Participants sign up on their own with NATO (see link below) for workshop (AMC members get 10% discount; NATO arranges discounted lift tickets for participants. See NATO website for details.).
Are you ready for winter? It's time to tune the board(s), gather your gear, and exercise your quads for the season ahead. Day trip to Cannon, Sunapee, Wachusett, or wherever we find best snow and cheapest passes. Everyone welcome to join-friends, relatives, and kids-the more the merrier! Doesn't matter how you get downhill: alpine, snowboard, or telemark (exception: snowmobiles). Group discount will depend on how many we have, so please register to help negotiate a nice discount. See link below for updates and specifics, like resort and price. Think snow!