This is where we post daily ski and snowshoe condition reports for Bear Notch Ski Touring in Bartlett, NH - in the heart of the White Mountains. With 65km of trails set in a hollow at the base of Crawford Notch, we get consistently more snow than just about any other XC ski area in NH.
Thursday, January 1, 2009
Good News Cross Country Skiers
Looking for excellent early season groomed trails? We have them!
Our trails have survived the melt down very well. We received over 33" new snow prior to warm spell.
Skiing on our trails remains excellent.
With today wind we recommend skiing on our Western Trail Network. Trails in this area have excellent wind protection and are freshly groomed
Grooming on 20km
loose granular - packed powder surface
Freshly grooming today on: Upper Meadow , Waterfall trail, Experimental Forest Trails, East Albany Brook Trail network,
Lower Fields, Pine Forest Loop and Upper Saco River trail.
We are going for quality over quantity today
This is an excellent year to come and enjoy an early season ski.