Author Archives: Jan Stearns

About Jan Stearns

I've been living in and loving New Hampshire's White Mountains for most of my life. I moved to Waterville Valley in 1981 and quickly realized why it was dubbed a Yankee Shangri-la. Once you’ve experienced Waterville Valley, you’ll want to call it yours. The great team of Realtors at Waterville Valley Realty can help you find a Waterville Valley home that fits your lifestyle and budget. 1-888-987-8333.

Waterville Valley Skiers Sleep Out

February 24, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Three Waterville Valley women will be spending the night outdoors in Manchester, NH on March 23.  It will undoubtedly be cold.  It could be snowing, raining, windy.  It will be uncomfortable.  So, why are they doing it? Suzie Boulter, Birdie … Continue reading

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Spring Sale: Waterville Valley 2018/19 Season Passes

February 23, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s 2018/19 season passes go on sale on Saturday, Feb. 24! Waterville Valley’s Spring Sale offers the White Mountain Superpass and College Pass, plus Waterville Valley Resort Season Passes at the lowest prices of the year.  Buy your 2018/19 … Continue reading

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Knockerball

February 22, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Calling all kids ages 8 to 13.  Head to the Waterville Valley Recreation Department on Friday, Feb. 23 for a night of Knockerball! Knockerball is the all-encompassing, protective, single-chambered ball of air with inner handles and shoulder straps that enables … Continue reading

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Guess What’s Coming to Waterville Valley?

February 21, 2018

By Jan Stearns

I’m so excited and can’t contain myself until the news is official.  So, this is a hush-hush, secret, unofficial, confidential teaser. Waterville Valley is getting an escape room.  You’ve heard about them, maybe even been to one.  An escape room … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Budget Workshop TONIGHT

By Jan Stearns

The Waterville Valley Board of Selectmen are hosting a public meeting tonight, Wednesday, Feb. 21, starting at 6 p.m. at the Waterville Valley Recreation Department.  The Selectmen will be reviewing the fiscal year budget and warrant articles and public input is … Continue reading

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Telemark Events at Waterville Valley

February 20, 2018

By Jan Stearns

The U.S. Telemark Ski Association (USTSA) and Waterville Valley are hosting the Minus33 Telemark Sprint Classic on Saturday, Feb. 24.  This two run event is part of the Minus33 Eastern Telemark Series and includes GS gates, a Nordic-style jump, and … Continue reading

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South End Trails

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Nordic Center Director, Ian Cullison, suggests that before you head out on the Nordic trails, it’s a good idea to check on the conditions and where the Nordic Center crew is grooming. You can do that in a … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Needs a Sense of Arrival

February 19, 2018

By Jan Stearns

According to Waterville Valley Town Manager, Mark Decoteau, only about eight people attended the budget hearing on the snowy evening of Feb. 7. The Selectmen have decided to conduct an informal presentation of the Budget and Bond Hearing material at … Continue reading

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Escape Room

By Jan Stearns

UPDATED FEB. 21, 9:45 a.m…Unfortunately the Escape Room has been cancelled due to the vendor having the flu. The Recreation Department will replace the program with an obstacle course, rope swing event for the same age group (6-8 year olds), … Continue reading

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Wedding Tasting

February 18, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Resort has become a popular site for destination weddings.  If you’re considering locations for your upcoming nuptials, contact Jackie Adams, Wedding Sales Manager at the Waterville Valley Resort Conference Center.  MARK YOUR CALENDAR!  The Conference Center will be … Continue reading

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