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Gigi’s Nordic Report

January 7, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Nordic Silver Streak, Gigi Estes, reports on their gathering and cross country ski on Wednesday, Jan. 3. “Today was a ten” one Nordic kept saying, “it was fabulous.”  She was right. After the cold spell, the temperature had risen to … Continue reading

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Message from Gigi

December 12, 2017

By Jan Stearns

I bet snowsports lovers are staring longingly out their windows right now as snow is dumping from the sky.  The weather gurus have upped the snow accumulation to 10 inches.  As I reported yesterday, the Nordic Center is opening tomorrow … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Nordic Opening Wednesday

December 11, 2017

By Jan Stearns

This just in from the Waterville Valley Nordic Center Director, Ian Cullison… “I’m anticipating Nordic terrain being officially open as of Wednesday, Dec. 13. Any open trails will be snowmobile groomed.  With that, we will move to our regular in-season daily hours … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Nordic Center Improvements

November 24, 2017

By Jan Stearns

I recently shared a post about why you should watch Waterville Valley this season.  A reader commented, In some earlier press reports there was mention of improvements to some Nordic trails as well. Can anyone comment on that? I put the question … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Last Hurrah?

April 13, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The Silver Streaks may be officially on hiatus until next winter, but Gigi Estes, ‘head’ Nordic Silver Streak, and a couple of friends keep on skiing.  Why?  Because the snow is there.  And the conditions are surprisingly good. On Monday, … 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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Upcoming Events at the Adventure Center

January 3, 2017

By Jan Stearns

During the month of January, Waterville Valley’s Adventure Center will host a number of great Nordic events. WOMEN’S CLINICS On Saturday, Jan.14, there will be a Women’s Nordic Clinic with demos, coffee, goodies, lunch, and a yoga class. Sorry, guys. … Continue reading

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Gigi Reports on the Nordic Streaks

February 17, 2016

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes shared the following report of the Nordic Silver Streaks’ last gathering on Wednesday, Feb. 10 Some snow had fallen when 13 Nordics met at Depot parking lot.  The temperature was a comfortable 25°F. We skied up Livermore Road, … Continue reading

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