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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 or call her at 603-236-3333.

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Waterville Valley to Host U.S. Alpine Championships

Big news just in from Waterville Valley Resort…The nation’s best alpine ski racers will descend upon Waterville Valley from March 23-26, 2019 and again in 2021 for the U.S. Alpine Championships. These will be the biggest races the resort has … Continue reading


Summer Send-off Lodging Deal

Waterville Valley Resort is offering a last minute lodging deal that’s worth sharing with friends and family. Book a minimum two night stay at a participating inn or lodge between Aug. 30 and Sept. 2. All guests receive a Freedom … Continue reading


Resort Insider: Aug. 10-19

Find out everything that’s happening in Waterville Valley this weekend – right through Aug. 19 – by reading the Resort Insider. You can print it out, save it on your phone, or pick-up a copy at the Information Booth in … Continue reading


Waterville Valley Participates in National Night Out

On Tuesday evening, Aug. 7, Waterville Valley’s Department of Public Safety partnered with their public safety colleagues from Campton and Thornton to host the first ever local National Night Out at the Sugar Shack campground in Thornton. National Night Out … Continue reading


Denali Challenge – Hike Five Waterville Valley Peaks

It’s time once again for indomitable peakbaggers to gather in Waterville Valley for the annual Denali Challenge. Beginning Friday, Aug. 10 and culminating on Sunday, Aug. 12, hikers are challenged to summit five peaks in and around Waterville Valley equaling … Continue reading


Good News – Beach Advisory Lifted!

Just in the nick of time, as the dog days of summer are upon us, the Corcoran Pond beach advisory HAS BEEN LIFTED as of Tuesday, August 7, 2018.  The pond water is now suitable for swimming and wading. Folks have asked me what … Continue reading


Ugotta Regatta Cancelled

The annual Ugotta Regatta at Waterville Valley’s Corcoran Pond, scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 4, has been cancelled due to inclement weather.  In addition, the live music with Doug Thompson scheduled for Friday evening, Aug. 5, has also been cancelled. Other … Continue reading


Corcoran Pond Dam Project Update

Notice from the Town of Waterville Valley about the Corcoran Pond dam project… The Town of Waterville Valley is finishing up design plans for State-mandated repairs at Corcoran Pond Dam. The repairs are required to ensure that the dam does … Continue reading


Let’s Grill and Chill

UPDATE 8/7/18 – the Grillin’ & Chillin’ cookout has been cancelled…sadly there weren’t enough advance ticket sales.  Maybe next year?! C’mon people…we’re planning a community-wide party and we want you to come! But you need to get on the ball … Continue reading


Forest Bathing in Waterville Valley

The mountains that embrace Waterville Valley were mapped as early as 1524 by explorers to the New World. The peaks surrounding the valley – Tecumseh, Osceola, Sandwich and Tripyramid – have offered the intrepid a place for solace, delight and … Continue reading


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