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Lights, Santa, Christmas! White Mountains Celebrate Holiday Season

Date: November 21st, 2016

Frosty air and holiday cheer are settling over New Hampshire’s White Mountains, where seasonal attractions are ready to welcome visitors with festive events and activities.

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New Hampshire Ski Areas Announce Opening Dates

Date: November 20th, 2016

Snow has already fallen in some parts of the Granite State and ski areas are getting ready for what forecasts indicate will be a snowy upcoming winter season.

The following mountains and resorts have announced their opening dates so skiers and riders can count down the days until they can hit the slopes. (These dates are tentative and weather dependent.) Check SkiNH.com/Conditions for opening day updates, as well as information about open trails and lifts, surface conditions, and more.

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Hobo Railroad in Lincoln, NH Announces 2016 Santa Express Train Schedule

Date: November 18th, 2016

he Hobo Railroad in Lincoln, NH recently announced the schedule for their Santa Express Trains which kicks off the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 25th, and operates weekends at 1:00pm through Sunday, December 18th, 2016.

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From Santa to Skiing and Shopping too, Mt Washington Valley's Holiday Events Calendar is Packed

Date: November 9th, 2016

As the holidays approach, the calendar in Mt Washington Valley, NH fills with everything from shopping events to Santa sightings, skiing and the chance to ring in the new year in the White Mountains. It’s a packed holiday calendar with so many reasons to visit Mt Washington Valley you’ll need to plan more than one getaway. Visit one weekend for tax-free shopping and the next weekend for skiing and holiday events. It’s all here in Mt Washington Valley.

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November is Holiday Shopping Month in the Mt Washington Valley

Date: November 1st, 2016

November is Holiday Shopping Month in the Mt Washington Valley

Shoppers can get an early start on holiday buying with tax-free shopping and shop-fests throughout Tax-Free “Shoptember” in Mt Washington Valley.

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Labor Day Kicks Off Favorite Events in the White Mountains

Date: August 30th, 2016

Labor Day Kicks Off Favorite Events in the White Mountains

Labor Day. Two little words that herald such a transition in the year - the end of summer, the beginning of a new school year and the bridge to fall.

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Story Land with 23 PokéStops to Host Event July 22nd

Date: July 19th, 2016

Story Land with 23 PokéStops to Host Event July 22ndGlen, NH - Story Land has jumped on the Pokémon Go craze with their very own after hour's event this Friday, July 22nd from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Grab an Exclusive Pokémon Go Event ticket at StoryLandnh.com for only $9.99 and venture through the Land Where Fantasy Lives while catching all the Pokémon you can! With 23 PokéStops at the park, Story ...

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Attitash Mountainside Music Series Kicks Off with Two Concerts this Weekend

Date: July 6th, 2016

Attitash Mountainside Music Series Kicks Off with Two Concerts this WeekendBartlett, NH - Attitash Mountain Resort is now open 7 days a week from 10am to 6pm and starting this Saturday will host the Mountainside Music Series every Saturday at the Attitash Base Area. This year marks the 40th Anniversary of the Alpine Slide and summer operations at Attitash. Back in the summer of 1976 the mountain featured ...

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There's Nothing Like the Start of a New Season: Opening Days for the White Mountains Attractions

Date: May 12th, 2016

There's Nothing Like the Start of a New Season: Opening Days for the White Mountains AttractionsNORTH WOODSTOCK, NH - From the top of Mount Washington to the underground worlds of Polar Caves Park and Lost River Gorge, many of New Hampshire's White Mountains Attractions are set to open their doors for the summer.This popular New England region has been a vacation destination for generations of visitors, where trips to Story Land, Clark...

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It's All Aboard at the Conway Scenic Railroad

Date: April 14th, 2016

It's All Aboard at the Conway Scenic RailroadNorth Conway, NH - Conway Scenic Railroad opens for its 42nd season on Saturday, April 16! There will be two “Valley Train” excursions: an 11:30 departure to Bartlett, 1¾ hours roundtrip, and a 1:30 departure to Conway, approximately 1 hour roundtrip. Trains run rain or shine.Both trains depart from the Railroad's histori...

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Plenty of skiing & off-slope fun at NH ski resorts

Date: February 10th, 2016

Plenty of skiing & off-slope fun at NH ski resortsIt's that time of year again for families to address the ever pressing question of what they are going to do over February school vacation. In New England the simple answer is to head to the ski resorts.New Hampshire's ski areas have enjoyed a return to wintery weather over the last week, and a combination of fresh natural snow and snowmaki...

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February Vacation Week at Loon Mountain Resort.

Date: February 8th, 2016

February Vacation Week at Loon Mountain Resort.LINCOLN, NH (Feb. 8, 2016) - February vacation is all about escaping the daily grind to enjoy some of the best skiing and riding of the winter. At Loon Mountain Resort, guests will enjoy the most open terrain in New Hampshire and a week filled with fun events for the entire family. Skiers and riders will also benefit from New Hampshire's most p...

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The Hobo Railroad "No Snow Express" is set to Roll During Christmas Vacation Week

Date: December 26th, 2015

LINCOLN, NH - No Snow? No Problem… The Hobo Railroad's “No Snow Express” is set to roll during the upcoming Christmas vacation week from Lincoln, NH. Most years, the White Mountains are a winter wonderland during the holidays. This year however, people have been left wondering what happened to Winter?On December 26, 27, 28 &am...

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Cannon Mountain to Offer Scenic Tram Rides For Christmas Vacation Week

Date: December 26th, 2015

Cannon Mountain Ski Area will offer daily scenic rides to the mountain's summit on its historic tram for non-skiers between December 26, 2015 - January 4, 2016. “This is already something we offer when the tram is running for skiers,” said John DeVivo, Cannon General Manager. “We decided in advance to run the Tram for scenic rides whether...

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Whale's Tale Waterpark Purchases Liquid Planet Water Park and Makes Plans for the 2016 Season

Date: December 8th, 2015

Lincoln, NH - Liquid Planet Water Park in Candia, NH is under new ownership after being bought at auction December 2nd. The new owner, NLI LLC who also own Whale's Tale Waterpark and Alpine Adventures, two award winning New Hampshire attractions, has expressed their excitement at the possibility of expanding on the vision of the original owners...

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Open for the Holidays in the White Mountains

Date: December 3rd, 2015

Open for the Holidays in the White MountainsNorth Woodstock, NH - Mountain ridges turn white and villages start to twinkle with festive lights, as the excitement of the upcoming holiday season builds. In preparation, the attractions and towns throughout New Hampshire's White Mountains have planned seasonal events through the rest of this year.Santa Claus loves to ride the rails, and will...

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Littleton Food Co-op joins Trees for Troops to Raise Funds for Christmas Trees for Military Families

Date: December 2nd, 2015

Littleton Food Co-op joins Trees for Troops to Raise Funds for Christmas Trees for Military FamiliesLITTLETON, N.H.-The Littleton Food Co-op is pleased to announce they will be partnering with Trees for Troops in December to help raise funds to provide Christmas Trees to military families this holiday season.Trees for Troops, a program of the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation, provides free, farm-grown Christmas Trees to United States armed forces memb...

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Snow or No Snow, Nordic Warm-Up is a Go at Great Glen Trails

Date: December 2nd, 2015

Snow or No Snow, Nordic Warm-Up is a Go at Great Glen TrailsPinkham Notch, NH - Snowmakers at Great Glen Trails in Pinkham Notch have been busy throughout the week making snow as opening day quickly approaches. Whether or not the weather holds for any additional snowmaking, or even natural snowfall, Great Glen's annual Nordic Warm-up Program, led by Ski School Director and 1984 Olympian Sue Wemyss, will...

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Hobo Railroad Partners with Local Businesses to Collect Food Items and Funds for the Lincoln and Woodstock Food Pantry

Date: December 1st, 2015

LINCOLN, NH - The Hobo Railroad announced today that their 3rd annual “Ride the Rails Against Hunger” event is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, December 19 & 20, 2015. The purpose of this event is to generate awareness of, and support for, the Lincoln-Woodstock Food Pantry, which is based at the Lincoln-Woodstock Community Center lo...

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Cranmore Kicks off its 78th Ski Season with Skiing, Tubing, Mountain Rides, Brewfest and Warren Miller Film

Date: December 1st, 2015

North Conway, NH- Despite an unseasonably warm November, Cranmore met its targeted opening date of Thanksgiving weekend, thanks to aggressive snowmaking efforts and continued snowmaking upgrades. Cranmore had two trails and one lift open on Friday and Saturday. To maximize snowmaking on open trails, the mountain closed for skiing and riding on Sund...

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Cranmore Kicks off the Winter Season with Brew Fest and Warren Miller's "Chasing Shadows" at Annual Homecoming Event

Date: November 23rd, 2015

Cranmore Kicks off the Winter Season with Brew Fest and Warren Miller's Cranmore Kicks off the Winter Season with Brew Fest and Warren Miller's “Chasing Shadows” at Annual Homecoming Event

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Cranmore Hosts Valley Holiday Party

Date: November 23rd, 2015

Cranmore Hosts Valley Holiday PartyNorth Conway, NH- This December, Cranmore Mountain will be hosting a Valley Holiday Party on the evening of Friday, December 18th. Tickets to the party include 2 hours of tubing between 4pm and 9pm and a buffet dinner in Zip's Pub starting at 6:30pm. Tickets are available for $39 per person, limited to 200 tickets and are now on sale through De...

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Cannon Mountain Ski Resort Improvements Announced

Date: November 19th, 2015

Franconia, NH - Cannon Mountain has made extensive improvements and enhancements for the 2015-2016 winter season.In making the announcement, John DeVivo, Cannon Mountain's general manager, explained that the changes include snowmaking at Mittersill for the first time since that terrain officially became part of Cannon Mountain in 2009. Other im...

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Hobo Railroad Announces 2015 Santa Express Train Schedule

Date: November 5th, 2015

Hobo Railroad Announces 2015 Santa Express Train ScheduleLINCOLN, NH - The Hobo Railroad in Lincoln, NH recently announced the schedule for their Santa Express Trains which kicks off the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 27th, and operates weekends at 1:00pm through Sunday, December 20th, 2015.All passengers aboard the Hobo Railroad's popular Santa Express Train receive a cup of hot chocolate and e...

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Mount Washington Cog Railway Offers Train Trips through November

Date: November 5th, 2015

Mount Washington Cog Railway Offers Train Trips through NovemberBretton Woods - The Mount Washington Cog Railway, the world's first mountain-climbing cog railway, will continue to offer train trips to the summit of Mount Washington, the highest peak in the Northeast, every weekend throughout the month of November as weather permits. The weekend trains will be departing at 10:30 and 1:30 every Saturday...

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