Tag Archives: senior skiing programs

Tis the Season for Silver Streaks

November 30, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Head Silver Streak Lori Fernandes writes, “Winter is in the air!  Yesterday it was 11 degrees in the valley with snow guns working hard to get more trails open.  In less than two weeks, we will be meeting again for … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Streaks Report

March 7, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Head Nordic Silver Streak, Gigi Estes, reports that last week was another epic day on Waterville Valley’s cross country trails. Another wonderful winter ski day! Even I did not expect such good conditions. It had been a cold morning, but … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Silver Streaks Nordic Report

February 24, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, head Nordic Silver Streak, writes about the group’s awesome ski day on Wednesday, Feb. 15. We had one of the largest gatherings today with 27 Nordics. Together with a group of skiers from Pennsylvania, the Adventure Center felt … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Report

February 7, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, the energetic ringleader of Waterville Valley’s Nordic Silver Streaks, writes about the group’s gathering on Wednesday, Feb. 1. “A Christmas Card Day” exclaimed a Nordic. And it was. It was snowing gently, no breeze, the temperature a pleasant … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Streaks Report

January 21, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, head Nordic Silver Streak, reports on the group’s Wednesday, Jan. 18 gathering in Waterville Valley. Treacherous driving into the valley, but another gorgeous day for the Nordics. A balmy 28°F and a warm fire at the Nordic Center … Continue reading

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Silver Streaks January Calendar

January 5, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s Silver Streaks is the longest running senior skiing program in the country! Join skiers 50 years of age and older at Waterville Valley Resort every Monday through Thursday (non-holiday) for fun, friendship and fabulous skiing.  Take a look … Continue reading

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Gigi Says…Nordic Streaks Tomorrow!

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, head Nordic Silver Streak, writes: We are all set for [Nordic Silver Streaks] tomorrow [Friday, Jan. 6]. It promises to be a good day. The snow is now firm and being groomed. In the forecast overnight is a … Continue reading

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Message from Gigi

January 2, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, head Nordic Silver Streak, has a message for those interested in participating in the Nordic Silver Streaks this Wednesday: Happy New Year. What a great week of skiing we had! I hope you all were able to take … Continue reading

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Gisela’s Nordic Streaks Report

December 13, 2016

By Jan Stearns

Head Nordic Silver Streak, Gisela Estes, is excited to see her fellow cross country skiers this Wednesday.  She writes… Yippee! Winter is here and we will be out skiing. I am so excited! In fact, I have been skiing on … Continue reading

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Silver Streaks Begins Dec. 12

December 10, 2016

By Jan Stearns

Alpine Silver Streaks starts on Monday, Dec. 12.  Who and what are the Silver Streaks? Waterville Valley’s Silver Streaks program is the longest running senior skiing program in the country.  The program is open to skiers ages 50+ and meets … Continue reading

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