Cross country ski, fat tire bike, tube, snowshoe or skijor at these six White Mountain Nordic areas

Six Nordic Ski Areas: Bear Notch | Bretton Woods | Great Glen | Jackson XC | Mt. Washington Valley | Purity Spring

Nordic Ski Adult Programs

There is a wide variety of programs available for adults of all ages, with the goal of developing and nurturing a life-long love and enthusiasm of cross-country skiing. From recreational programs to competitive racing opportunities, groomed trails to backcountry powder, there is fun and adventure for all generations and abilities taking place on over 400km of ski trails in our White Mountain region.

White Mountain Nordic Center Programs …

  • Jackson XC – Friday Gliders and Sliders | Wax Clinics
  • Great Glen Trails
    Nordic Meisters –
    Every Tuesday from 10 am – 4 pm beginning January 3 – February 28, 2023
    Ski against the clock in the skate and/or classic division, choosing either the long course or the short course, or both! The series consists of eight weeks of timed runs with participants’ (6) best age-graded times selected for series-end standings.
    Women’s Winter Escape –
    January 14 & 15, 2023 – Registration Fee: $139
    Women’s Winter Escape at Great Glen is a unique chance to learn and take part in a variety of activities with other women in small groups, providing for personalized attention from expert instructors.

Community-Based Programs …

Regional Programs / Organizations …

  • New England Nordic Ski Association: The New England Nordic Ski Association (NENSA) is the umbrella organization for Nordic skiing events in the region. They are a member-supported service organization that promotes the culture of cross-country skiing by creating opportunities for youth, athletes, coaches, officials and skiers of all levels. NENSA provides the support structure necessary to bring cross-country skiers to their highest potential at regional, national and international events.
  • United States Biathlon Association: USBA is an Olympic sports organization that fosters the growth of the biathlon community in the U.S., developing athletes with integrity and achieving international and Olympic success.

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