Snowmobiling in the White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Feb 6, 2018 4:28:53 PM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

New Hampshire is home to over 7,000 miles of snowmobile trails that crisscross across the state connecting to trails in Maine, Vermont, and Quebec. To put that in perspective, if you were to drive from Manchester, NH to Sacramento, CA and back again, you’d only cover roughly 6,000 miles. That’s a lot of miles of trails for snowmobiling in NH this winter!

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Outdoor Activities

How to Enjoy Your Winter Ski Vacations If You’re Not a Skier

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Feb 5, 2018 5:17:18 PM

https://www.riverwalkresortatloon.com/riverwalk-health-clubThis blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter

Planning the Perfect Family Ski Trip in White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jan 22, 2018 1:20:29 PM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

The White Mountains are a wonderful ski vacation destination for the whole family. With plenty of family-friendly mountains, professional ski schools, and lots of extracurricular activities, a family ski trip is easy to plan. But, there is lots to consider before booking your lift tickets. Just like any family vacation, planning and executing a winter ski vacation with little ones can be hectic, to say the least. But, teaching children to ski from a young age allows them to enjoy the great outdoors year-round, participate in an active sport, and lets you spend valuable time with your family and create memories to last a lifetime.

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Topics: Winter, Family Friendly, Outdoor Activities

Top 6 Snowshoe Hikes in the White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jan 22, 2018 11:22:02 AM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

While the western White Mountains are a major ski destination during the winter months, it’s also a great place to strap on a pair of snowshoes or crampons and hit the hiking trails. The trails are way less crowded this time of year!

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Outdoor Activities

Bottoms Up: Après Ski in Lincoln

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jan 12, 2018 4:59:44 PM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

If you’ve ever skied in the Alps, you know that après ski is an absolute must after a day of skiing in a mountain town. And sometimes, the night life lasts into the wee morning hours. While not quite as popular as Europe, après ski in the United States can be the perfect way to celebrate last chair with all your friends. For those looking for an evening of fun, Lincoln has several local restaurants and bars perfect for après ski.

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Topics: Winter, Kid-Free, Food & Drinks

5 Reasons You Need to Take a Midweek Ski Trip

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Dec 20, 2017 3:53:56 PM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

Did you know that 55% of American workers reported that they did not use all their allotted vacation days at work? It’s time to put on your out-of-office replay and head to the mountains for a midweek getaway! Taking a midweek ski trip is a great way to not only save money, but spend more time doing what you love most – ski! Or snowboard if that’s your thing.

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Outdoor Activities

Coming In From The Cold: Indoor Winter Activities For Everyone

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Dec 14, 2017 10:51:14 AM

 

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

The weather in the White Mountains can be unpredictable, especially during the winter months. While we would all love to have endless bluebird ski days, somedays, Mother Nature decides otherwise. It’s not uncommon for the mercury to drop below zero or for a freak snowstorm to occur in the White Mountains. Thankfully, when the weather turns, you can still have fun!

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Indoor Activities

Just the Two of Us: Your Guide to A Romantic Getaway in the Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Nov 29, 2017 11:14:38 AM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Kid-Free, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities

Behind the Scenes: How to turn a swimming pool into a skating rink

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Nov 16, 2017 5:53:17 PM

This blog post is part of “The Guide to Spring Activities In The White Mountains” and “The RiverWalk Guide to Ownershipblog series.

Whoever decided to strap a piece of metal across the bottom of their foot and glide across a frozen pond must have either been crazy or brilliant. The history of ice skating is a bit murky, but many people believe that it originated in the Scandinavian countries over 5,000 years ago, which would make sense because those countries have some pretty good hockey players! Based on old drawings in literature, some believe that it may even date back to the Middle Ages.

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Family Friendly, Behind the Scenes, Outdoor Activities, Ownership

Your Guide to the Perfect Three-Day Ski Weekend Getaway

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Nov 8, 2017 12:07:00 PM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

Two days of skiing is just never enough, especially when the conditions are good! Play hooky from work and make your next ski weekend a long weekend. Even if you don’t ski all three days, there is tons of indoor and outdoor activities in the greater Lincoln area to keep you busy from dawn to dusk. Come with your friends, family or a mixture of both!

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Family Friendly, Itinerary, Outdoor Activities