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Photos from the Denali Challenge

August 29, 2015

By Jan Stearns

The Denali 5 Summit Challenge may not be the biggest event that Waterville Valley Resort hosts each summer; but, what it lacks in numbers, it gains in altitude! Thirty-five hikers signed up for the challenge. There were competitors from Maine, … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Guided Hikes

July 20, 2015

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s outdoor club, WVAIA, is offering free guided hikes on the following dates: (NOTE:  For all hikes, meet at 9 a.m. at the gazebo in Town Square) Tuesday, July 21 – Mt. Hedgehog Saturday, Aug. 1 – Mt. Cardigan … Continue reading

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Who will be Alive After Five?

August 13, 2014

By Jan Stearns

This weekend, hikers will be challenged to climb the equivalent of a trek up Denali, the highest point in the U.S., without even leaving New Hampshire! More than a dozen 4,000-foot peaks surround Waterville Valley.  Hikers are invited to hike … Continue reading

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Guided Hike to the Cascades

May 30, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Join WVAIA volunteer Dan Newton for a hike to the Cascades in Waterville Valley this Saturday, May 31.  Meet at 1:30 p.m. (NOTE: this is a change in time!) at the gazebo in Town Square.  Bring snacks and plenty of … Continue reading

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WVAIA: Thinking about next year

October 20, 2013

By Jan Stearns

I had a letter in my mail last week from WVAIA – Waterville Valley’s outdoor club. It was a rather lumpy envelope that hinted of swag. Upon opening I discovered a very cool, old school-type commemorative patch marking WVAIA’s quasquicentennial anniversary.  … Continue reading

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