Tag Archives: WVAIA

Guided Hike, BYO Picnic Lunch at Schwendi Hutte

September 15, 2017

By Jan Stearns

WVAIA is offering a delightful view-laden hike on Saturday, Sept. 16. Meet at 9 a.m. at the Town Square gazebo to carpool or shuttle to Mt. Tecumseh. Bring plenty of water and a lunch. Led by WVAIA volunteer John Recine, … Continue reading

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Proposal for a Waterville Valley Long Trail

September 14, 2017

By Jan Stearns

I recently ran into long-time Waterville Valley property owner, Marvin Weinberger.  My children attended the Waterville Valley Rec. Dept.’s summer day camp with his kids many years ago, and both of us recalled those fun days with fond memories. I … Continue reading

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Croquet Tournament

September 3, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s croquet season culminates this weekend with the annual Labor Day Croquet Tournament & Luncheon on Monday, Sept. 4, at the court adjacent to the tennis center and across from the golf course.   The tournament will begin at … Continue reading

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Wilderness First Aid

August 28, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Athletic & Improvement Association (better known as WVAIA) will once again host a 2-day Wilderness First Aid course taught by SOLO (Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities, a school based in Conway, NH dedicated to wilderness medicine and outdoor leadership … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Guided Hike Schedule

June 27, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s outdoor club, WVAIA, has three EASY hikes coming up in July, plus a trails day, and the annual July 4th picnic. The theme is water [appropriate with all the rain we’ve been having], as each hike leads to delightful … Continue reading

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Croquet Season is Upon Us!

June 26, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s outdoor club, WVAIA, is once again hosting Sunday afternoon croquet matches beginning July 2 and continuing through Labor Day. The first game of the day starts at 3 p.m. Usually two games are played and ends at about … Continue reading

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WVAIA Fourth of July Party

June 19, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s outdoor club, the Waterville Valley Athletic & Improvement Association (aka WVAIA) will host its annual Fourth of July Party on Tuesday, July 4 from 5-7:30 p.m. – rain or shine!  Stay and enjoy the fireworks from the comfort of … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Guided Hikes

June 14, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Athletic & Improvement Association (much easier to call it WVAIA) is offering two guided hikes in June for members. Mt. Tecumseh Saturday, June 17 Steady ascending makes this hike MORE DIFFICULT.  When was the last time you hiked … Continue reading

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Photos: National Trails Day

June 12, 2017

By Jan Stearns

WVAIA, Waterville Valley’s outdoor club, hosted a trail clean-up day on Saturday, June 3rd in honor of the National Trails Day.  Kudos to the energetic group of volunteers who came out to help cut back forest growth on Cascades Path. … Continue reading

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Help Maintain Waterville Valley’s Hiking Trails

May 30, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Do you enjoy spending time on Waterville Valley’s extensive hiking trails?  Ever wonder who maintains the trails?  Is there a group of trail fairies who magically do the work while you’re sleeping at night?  Is it some governmental agency with … Continue reading

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