Bretton Woods Nordic Center Events & Series
Bretton Woods Nordic Center is excited to host great Nordic events and series during the 2018-19 winter season. From casual guided tours to our nationally recognized annual Nordic races, there are numerous options for recreational skiers and seasoned athletes alike.
Nordic Special Events
Learn To Nordic Ski Month
45th Annual Geschmossel
Bretton Woods Nordic Marathon
44th Annual Mount Washington Cup
Season-Long Nordic Offerings
Shoes & Brews Guided Snowshoe Tours
The Bretton Woods Nordic Center invites snowshoe enthusiasts to join us for our Shoes and Brews tour series taking place on select Fridays throughout the ski season. Explore the snow drifts and the high country trail system with our experienced guides and take in breathtaking views of the Presidential Mountains and discover new corners of our winter wonderland. At the end of the tour enjoy a well-earned beer and a mountain view by the fire.
Please contact the Canopy Tour Desk at 603-278-3335 to make your reservation or for more information.
Season Schedule (Fridays)
- January 18, 2019
- February 15, 2019
- March 15, 2019
- 11:30am Registration*
*Please check in at the Canopy Tour Building
- 12:00pm Departure
- Tour will return by 3:00pm
- $89 per person; must be 21 years of age or older
- Rental equipment available for $10 for Brews & Shoes participants
- Guided Tour
- High Country Nordic Ticket
- Voucher for one beer of your choice at tour end location
- Only valid at Stickney's Cabin or Latitude 44 on day of tour
Alpenglow Snowshoe Tours
Take in the breathtaking beauty of Alpenglow painted across the Presidential Range with these Saturday evening guided snowshoe tours. This is an experience you won't soon forget! Please contact the Nordic Center at (603) 278-3322 for more information and reservations.
- Tours are offered from 4:00pm - 5:00pm on Saturday evenings.
- Please check in at the Nordic Center by 3:45pm
- Guided Saturday Tours are by reservation only.
- $35.00 for Resort Guests and Seniors Age 65+
- $40.00 Public
- All participants must have a season pass or day ticket to participate
- Rentals are available for an additional fee based on current rental pricing.
Season Schedule (Saturdays)
General Information for Guided Tours
- December 30th, 2017
- February 3rd, 2018
- March 3rd, 2018
- March 31st, 2018
- Guided Nordic Tours can accommodate 10 people per tour.
- Reservations are required for this activity and must be made in advance.
- Hat and balaclava or a face mask/neck gaiter.
- Long underwear (top and bottom) - wool or polypropylene best.
- Insulated ski pants or weatherproof shell pant.
- Insulated ski jacket and/or layered jacket system (fleece/soft-shell jacket with weather proof shell).
- Warm wool or polypropylene socks.
- Ski Goggles.
- Hand and foot warmers.
WRENegades - Thursdays
WRENegades is an outdoor, activity-based, social group organized by the regional non-profit economic development organization WREN. During the winter season the WRENegades activity is a weekly guided ski lesson at the Bretton Woods Nordic Center.
Members of WREN may participate in any and all of the WRENegades tours for a seasonal fee; this entitles them to join any Thursday from January 4th through Closing Day, 2018. WREN members may also participate on a drop-in basis for a one-day fee. To join WREN, please contact Nina Garfield at (603) 869-9736.
- January 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th, 2018
- February 1st, 8th, & 15th, 2018
- On February 22nd WRENegade seasonal pass may be used for skiing, but there will be no tour and no drop-ins.
- March 1st , 8th, & 15th, 2018
- Guided tours end on March 15th
- Please arrive by 10:45am; program begins at 11:00am
- 11:00am – 12:00am Lesson
- 12:00pm – 1:00pm Social Networking Lunch
- Wren members must show proof of membership upon entering into the Wrenegades program.
- $56 for the full season. This includes access to all guided lessons Thursday, January 4th through March 15th, 2018.
- $14 drop-in rate. This rate is not available on February 22nd, 2018.
- $5/day ski or snowshoe rental fee for participants. This rate is not available on February 22nd, 2018.
- Wren members may bring a guest with them; drop in rate will apply.
- Participants must have a season pass or trail pass for each day of the program.
- Rental equipment available. Regular rental rates apply.