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Guided Winter Adventures in Bretton Woods

Whether you’re just getting into earning your turns or want to learn skills to get into more challenging backcountry terrain, we can show you the way. Steve Nichipor, our head guide, has been guiding backcountry skiing and teaching avalanche safety in the White Mountains and across the country for over 25 years.

Introduction to Backcountry Skiing

For experienced Alpine skiers who want to learn the basics to get out and enjoy the backcountry of the White Mountains and beyond. You’ll learn about efficient uphill travel with climbing skins, basics of avalanche safety, and get some runs in. This is a half day program that can be run in the morning or afternoon. Advance reservations are required.

Pricing

  • One Person: $249
  • Two Guests: $289
  • Three Guests: $319
    Note: Participants must be at least 12 years old.

Registration Details

  • Call or email Steve Nichipor at 603-278-3335, snichipor@omnihotels.com.
    • January 3 - March 21, 2022; available Mondays and Thursdays, advanced reservations required.
    • March 24, 2022 through mid-April (conditions dependent); available Thursday-Monday, advanced reservations required.
    • NOTE: Participants need to supply their own clothing and gear appropriate for the chosen activity, except avalanche safety gear, which will be provided if necessary.

Guided Backcountry Skiing

Want to ski Tuckerman Ravine, Gulf of Slides, or Mt. Hale? There are many possibilities of locations based on your ability and current conditions. The best season for backcountry skiing in the White Mountains is early February through mid-March for winter conditions, and mid-March through mid-April for spring conditions, which generally allow us more choices in terrain due to more stable snow conditions. Call or email for more information.

Pricing

  • One Person: $429
  • Two Guests: $479
  • Three Guests: $529
    Note: Participants must be at least 12 years old. Minors must be with a parent or guardian who is also participating.

Registration Details

  • Call or email Steve Nichipor at 603-278-3335, snichipor@omnihotels.com.
    • January 3 - March 21, 2022; available Mondays and Thursdays, advanced reservations required.
    • March 24, 2022 through mid-April (conditions dependent); available Thursday-Monday, advanced reservations required.
    • NOTE: Participants need to supply their own clothing and gear appropriate for the chosen activity, except avalanche safety gear, which will be provided if necessary.

Cancellation Policy

  • All orders are charged in full at the time of the reservation. Changes or cancellations made 48 hours prior to arrival date are fully refundable. Changes or cancellations made less than 48 hours prior to arrival date are non-refundable and non-changeable.
  • Please pay careful attention to local weather forecasts for any outdoor activities if you feel that you do not want to participate in certain weather conditions.
  • You will not be given a refund or a gift certificate if you are late or do not show up for your activity.
  • We understand that COVID-19 creates uncertainty with travel plans. Please call us to discuss your options should you need to cancel due to situations resulting from the pandemic.
  • If your activity is cancelled by Bretton Woods due to weather or other unforeseeable conditions, you will receive a full refund or have the opportunity to reschedule. We will make every attempt to contact you at least 48 hours ahead of time however; this 48-hour notice may not always be possible due to the unpredictable nature of the weather in New Hampshire.