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5 Fun Winter Activities in New Hampshire

New Hampshire’s scenic White Mountains region is most famous for Mt. Washington, which at 6288 feet, measures as the highest mountain peak in the Northeast. Hiking, a scenic cog railroad ride to the summit, and driving the Mt. Washington auto road all provide scenic panoramic views during the summer months. You may have noticed people […]

My Favorite Hiking Spots

I have come up with a few of my favorite hiking spots for  those of you looking to do some hiking this spring. I love hiking because in addition to being great exercise, it allows you to actually surround yourself with nature as opposed to just driving past it. Hiking is a great way to […]

Cross country skiing at New Hampshire’s Bretton Woods Nordic Center

Bretton Woods Nordic Center, located in the White Mountains National Forest, is one of the largest Nordic centers in the East. The center is located on the grounds of the Mt. Washington Hotel. Other resort activities include tubing, alpine skiing, and snowshoeing. We did not stay at the resort – we stopped here during the […]

Nemo: Record Breaking New England Blizzard!

When it came to calculating snowfall totals – who got the most snow? Which areas broke previous snowfall records? Do you live in any of the areas that received 2-3 feet of snow? Some areas in Connecticut received more than 3 inches of snow – one city even received 40 inches! How did the snow […]

A weekend in the White Mountains of New Hampshire

This past weekend I decided to take a trip up to the White Mountains in New Hampshire. I have visited the White Mountains during the spring for a hiking trip, but this was my first winter trip to the area. I decided to book a hotel at Merrill Farm Resort in North Conway. Although not […]