Author Archives: Joan Wallen

70th Annual Stowe Derby Runs February 22nd

Stowe, Vermont will host the 70th Annual Stowe Derby on February 22. Begun in 1945 as a challenge between two renowned local skiers, the derby has grown into a major event with more than 900 participants ranging from families and … Continue reading

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New Sunbowl Express Lift Spins at Sunapee

Guests at Mount Sunapee have long awaited replacement of the Sunbowl lift and it is now a reality. The new Sunbowl Express, a high speed detachable quad which opened last week, speeds them to the summit in 4 ½ minutes, … Continue reading

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Spear Mountain Express Opens at Ragged

The sun shone brightly this past Saturday for the opening of Ragged Mountain’s new lift, the Spear Mountain Express. The brand new Dopplemayer detachable quad, installed this fall, transports skiers and riders to the summit of Spear in just 4 … Continue reading

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Storm Brings Powder For St. Pat’s Day Deals

 photo courtesy of Wildcat Wednesday’s storm has brought plenty of new snow to northern New Hampshire just in time for some great deals being offered for St. Patrick’s Day. Attitash, Bretton Woods, Ragged Mountain, Waterville Valley and Wildcat are all … Continue reading

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A Reminder of Home at the Fairmont Tremblant

Do you miss your pooch when you’re away on vacation? Mt.Tremblant’s Fairmont Hotel has the solution. Their Canine Ambassador, Umi, is there to greet you, make you feel at home and even accompany you on walks through the pedestrian village. … Continue reading

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RAGGED MOUNTAIN OPENS TUBING PARK, NEW LEARNING AREA

Part of RaggedMountain’s $1.8 million in improvements this past summer includes the construction of a new tubing park. Longer than the length of two football fields, the park features rolls and dips allowing speeds of up to 30 miles per … Continue reading

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AN ICE CASTLE COMES TO LOON MT.

Loon Mountain will be home and host to the East’s first Ice Castle this winter. The brainchild of artist Brent Christiansen of Utah, an Ice Castle was first displayed at a small spa and resort in 2009. The idea took … Continue reading

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