Jan's Blog

Welcome to Jan's Blog! Waterville Valley Realty's marketing director, Jan Stearns, has been living in and loving New Hampshire her whole life. Click on Jan's Blog every day for news about Waterville Valley Resort people, activities, events, and real estate opportunities. Email Jan with your comments at wci@wvnh.com or call her at 603-236-3333.

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Hidden Creatures

Here’s something fun to do in Waterville Valley with your kids or grandchildren (heck, it is fun for adults, too!). It doesn’t require a lot of physical exertion (insert an LOL here if you know me!), but it gets you … Continue reading


Stinging Insects Back on the Trails

We’ve heard from some Waterville Valley hikers that stinging insects are very active at the base of Fletchers Cascades and at the top of the Snows Mountain Trail.   I don’t know whether they are wasps, hornets or yellow jackets. … Continue reading


Beach Games Extravaganza

Join us in Waterville Valley this Saturday, Aug. 19 from 12-4 p.m. for a Beach Games Extravaganza complete with live music and craft beer sampling! Be prepared to get wet if you aren’t sure-footed on the resort’s brand new aqua … Continue reading


Phase II Update

Here’s the latest report from Waterville Valley Resort on Phase II projects.   8/15/17 Green Peak Trail Work this Week was a Blast! The week’s video really speaks for itself. Sometimes working in the summer is just plain awesome – especially … Continue reading


Resort Insider: Aug. 18-27

Here’s the latest and greatest Resort Insider activities calendar for Aug. 18-27.  Download or save a copy to your phone so you won’t miss out on any Waterville Valley activities and events.   >> The Resort Insider: August 18 Of … Continue reading


Theater Under the Stars Schedule

For its 12th season, the award-winning New York Times and Boston Globe featured, community-centric Theater Under the Stars (TUTS) in Waterville Valley is doing something different.   The theater’s acting troupes are comprised of and run by young people!   … Continue reading


Mountain Bike Enthusiasts Meet with Forest Service

The Pemi-Valley chapter of NEMBA (New England Mountain Bike Association) recently sent the following letter to its membership.  If you’re a mountain bike enthusiast, whether you’re a member of NEMBA or not, this may be of interest to you. In … Continue reading


Watch Solar Eclipse from Waterville Valley

On Monday, Aug. 21, New Englanders will have the rare opportunity to experience a solar eclipse.  Head to the mountains in Waterville Valley to get closer to the eclipse. On Saturday, Aug. 19, join educator and NASA Solar System Ambassador, … Continue reading


Minute to Win It

The Waterville Valley Recreation Department is hosting another evening of Minute to Win It on Saturday, Aug. 19.  There will be over 10 mini team challenges. If you, your family and friends are looking for a fun challenge, then head … Continue reading


Thoughts While Waiting for an Oil Change

This post should really be subtitled, ‘Sometimes you need to poke around the little shops, stores and gas stations to find some local gems.’ I schedule my oil changes for first thing in the morning at Campton Mobil.  George or … Continue reading


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