nh talls & smalls adventure

  1. NH Talls & Smalls Veteran's Memorial Recreation Area

    NH Talls & Smalls Veteran's Memorial Recreation Area

    February 9, 2020 Day 18 Skiers: Carla Veterans Memorial was officially the first ski area I visited for my NH Talls & Smalls Adventure. I had a fantastic experience volunteering at this little hill helping with pre-season preparation, and was very excited to return with snow on the ground...
  2. NH Talls & Smalls Proctor Academy Ski Area

    NH Talls & Smalls Proctor Academy Ski Area

    February 8, 2020 Day 17 Skiers: Carla & Tim Proctor Ski Area is a small privately-owned ski hill located at Proctor Academy, a coed preparatory boarding school for grades 9–12 located in Andover, New Hampshire. Impressively, more than 50% of all Proctor students spend their winter afternoons on...
  3. NH Talls & Smalls Storrs Hill Part 1

    NH Talls & Smalls Storrs Hill Part 1

    February 4, 2020 Day 16 Skiers: Carla I was greatly anticipating my visit tonight to historic Storrs Hill in Lebanon. I’m a bit delayed in posting this article as there were so many details I wanted to include. I needed time to perform some research, and this article is rather lengthy compared...
  4. NH Talls & Smalls Tenney Mountain

    NH Talls & Smalls Tenney Mountain

    February 1, 2020 Day 14 Skiers: Carla & Tim Today we visited Tenney Mountain in Plymouth NH for our Talls & Smalls Adventure. Tenney is easily accessible by Rt 93, exit 26 to the Tenney Mountain Highway. Weather was overcast and cloudy, mid 30’s and non-windy. We encountered a few light...
  5. NH Talls & Smalls Ragged Mountain

    NH Talls & Smalls Ragged Mountain

    January 26, 2020 Day 13 Skiers: Carla & Tim Lucky 13! Today we visited Ragged Mountain in Danbury NH for our Talls & Smalls Adventure. Ragged is located in the central-west part of NH and is easily accessible by either Rt 93 or Rt 89. Ragged first opened in 1965, and boasts a vertical drop of...
  6. NH Talls & Smalls Waterville Valley

    NH Talls & Smalls Waterville Valley

    January 2, 2020 Day 10 Skiers: Carla & Erica Wow I am already at day 10 for my NH Talls & Smalls Adventure! Waterville Valley is an independent ski area located on Mount Tecumseh with a summit of 4.004’. Established in 1966 (same year as Loon) it offers 62 trails, and 12 lifts providing a large...
  7. NH Talls & Smalls Loon

    NH Talls & Smalls Loon

    January 1, 2020 Day 9 Skiers: Carla, Tim, & Erica No better way to kick off the New Year than a visit to Loon for our NH Talls & Smalls Adventure! Loon is located in the town of Lincoln and surrounded by the Pemigewasset Wilderness. The ski area expands across three peaks, and include three...
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    Cool Vintage Lifts

    I discovered this really cool rope tow as part of my NH Talls & Smalls adventure at the Red Hill Ski Area. This is the original set-up (minus replaced rope) since the 1950's. Truck is a 49 Ford with a Flathead V8. Makes me wonder how many other vintage lifts are still in operation throughout the...
  9. NH Talls & Smalls Red Hill Ski Area

    NH Talls & Smalls Red Hill Ski Area

    December 31, 2019 Day 8 Skiers: Carla I had the pleasure of visiting Red Hill Ski Area on their opening day of the 19/20 ski season for my NH Talls & Smalls Adventure. I have been following the Red Hill Ski Club on Facebook and was excited to read they would be open, as most of the smaller...
  10. NH Talls & Smalls the Kanc Rec Area

    NH Talls & Smalls the Kanc Rec Area

    December 30, 2019 Day 7 Skiers: Carla The Kanc is a tiny local ski hill owned by the Town of Lincoln, and operated by the Lincoln—Woodstock Recreation Department. I feel so fortunate to call Lincoln my second hometown and I visit this area often, at the amazing discounted resident rate of $5...
  11. NH Talls & Smalls Attitash

    NH Talls & Smalls Attitash

    December 29, 2019 Day 6 Skiers: Carla & Tim Today was a gamble on conditions from the aftermath of varying temps with thaws & refreezes. 12/27-12/28 I absolutely would not have skied anywhere in the state! Conditions where slick, iced, and calling it “dust on crust” would be far too generous...
  12. NH Talls & Smalls King Pine

    NH Talls & Smalls King Pine

    December 22, 2019 Day 5 Skiers: Carla & Tim Today we visited King Pine Ski Area in Madison for our NH Talls & Smalls Adventure. Neither Tim nor I have skied here before and were excited to check out another new mountain. King Pine is part of Purity Springs, a family owned resort with an inn...
  13. NH Talls & Smalls Gunstock

    NH Talls & Smalls Gunstock

    December 21, 2019 Day 4 Skiers: Carla Todays forecast was a brisk 3 degrees Fahrenheit, with sunny skies and no wind. Based on overall conditions and a favorable snow report listing 27/46 trails open, I chose Gunstock for mountain #4 for my Talls & Smalls adventure. I skied solo as Tim & Erica...
  14. NH Talls & Smalls Cranmore

    NH Talls & Smalls Cranmore

    November 28, 2019 Day 2 Skiers: Carla, Tim, & Erica There is nothing more beautiful than driving east across the Kancamagus from Lincoln to Conway and watching the sunrise. While yesterday we traveled Rt 2 East to 16 South to ski Wildcat, today we traveled 112 East to 16 North to ski Cranmore...
  15. NH Talls & Smalls Wildcat

    NH Talls & Smalls Wildcat

    November 27, 2019 Day 1 Skiers: Carla, Tim, & Erica Official day 1 of my Talls & Smalls ski adventure. Wildcat definitely qualifies as a Tall, with a summit elevation of 4,062. It is located in Pinkham Notch, with sweeping views of the Presidential range, and in your face views of both...
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