Bretton Woods Nordic Center
Our summit dining at Switchback Grille is open daily 11-2:30pm! Jul 16, 2024
Our summit dining at Switchback Grille is open daily 11-2:30pm!
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Bretton Woods Events


Welcome to Bretton Woods 

Nordic Ski Center

Closed for the season.


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Nordic Trail Report


Come for classical and skate skiing as well as snowshoeing on trails prepared with our state-of-the-art grooming. Visit on-trail destinations including a warming cabin on Porcupine Trail and the lift-served Mount Stickney Cabin. Be sure to check out our center’s upcoming races and events, including the annual Geschmossel, Mount Washington Cup and Bretton Woods Nordic Marathon!

Lift-Served Terrain

Ride the Bethlehem Express detachable quad lift to the Mountain Road, a five-mile Nordic trail (located at the Bretton Woods alpine ski area), enjoy unlimited T-bar rides and high elevation groomed Nordic trails at the Mount Stickney Cabin.

Nordic Ski School

Private and semi-private lessons are available with advanced reservation.

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Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Rentals

Located at the Nordic Center, the Bretton Woods Nordic Shop can outfit skiers with classic and skate skis, pulks (pull sleds for pre-skiers) and snowshoes.

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Trail System Stats

Total Kilometers: 100 km (95 km tracked and skate groomed)
Trails: 45 (34% Novice, 45% Intermediate, 21% Expert)
Base Elevation: 1,600 Feet
Peak Elevation: 2,800 Feet
Total Acreage: 1,770 Acres
Annual Snowfall: 200+ inches
Season Length: Mid-November to mid-March

Please note: Early season we will have limited trail access and equipment availability as conditions change. Please check our trail report and call ahead for more information 603-278-3322.