Skiing – Balsams Wilderness

Balsams Wilderness Ski Area

Dixville Notch, New Hampshire

Balsams Wilderness skiing dixville Notch NHNorthern New Hampshire is always guaranteed to be replete with snow during the winter months–the gold of skiing treasure hunters everywhere! The Great North Woods provides exemplary skiing, superb dining, and luxurious lodging at Grand Resort Hotels. Well worth the drive to northern New Hampshire.

NH Ski Vacations: Balsams Wilderness

New Hampshire skiBalsams Wilderness Ski Area
Rt. 26
Dixville Notch, NH
Ph: 603-795-2143

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The Balsams in Dixville Notch, NH features 1 double, and 2 T-bars. Ski and Snowboard lessons and rentals available. The Balsams alpine race course is set-up for regularly scheduled NASTAR races. The annual snowfall for Dixville Notch is 250 inches and the base elevation is one of the highest in the East. Called "one of the world’s 12 poshest ski resorts" by SKI Magazine, The Balsams Wilderness is considered one of the top cross-country ski resorts in North America.

Getting There: To reach Balsams/Wilderness from Boston, take I-93 north to Exit 35, then Route 3 north to Colebrook, NH and then take Route 26 East to Dixville Notch. From I-91 take the St. Johnsbury, VT exit then Route 2 East to Lancaster, NH and Route 3 North to Colebrook, NH (as above).


Balsams Wilderness

Skiing Facts

  Vertical Drop: 1000 feet  
  Snowmaking: 80%  
  Acerage: 85  
  Trails: 13
30% Novice
45% Intermediate
25% Expert
  Nordic Skiing: Yes  
  Night Skiing: No  
  Adaptive Program: No  
  Ski School: Yes  

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