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Guided Hike on Saturday

November 14, 2019

By Jan Stearns

They originally called it a fall hike, but it’s looking more like this Saturday’s guided hike should be considered an early winter hike.  Join guide, Dan Newton, on Saturday, Nov. 16 as he leads a group of hikers up a … Continue reading

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Resort Insider: Oct. 11-25

October 10, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Foliage is popping in Waterville Valley and the White Mountains. I hope your Columbus Day weekend plans include spending time in the Valley.  There is a lot going on – it’s the annual Fall Foliage Festival, which means tent sale … Continue reading

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Fall Foliage Guided Hikes

October 9, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Any day spent hiking in and around Waterville Valley is a good day. But there’s something extra special about fall foliage hikes – forest and mountain views enhanced by vibrant colors, the sound of fallen leaves crunching under foot, the … Continue reading

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First Redliner Patch Recipient

September 10, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Congratulations Jim St. Cyr, the very first recipient of the Waterville Valley Redliner 125 Patch! This summer the Waterville Valley Recreation Department launched the new WV Redliner 125 Patch program. To earn the patch, hikers must complete a total of … Continue reading

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Resort Insider: Aug. 30-Sept. 17

August 30, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Crisp, cool nights have moved into the Valley confirming that fall is just around the corner. My advice is to get up here and enjoy the final days of summer before snow flies!   >> Resort Insider: Aug. 30-Sept. 17 Weekend … Continue reading

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Resort Insider: August 16-29

August 16, 2019

By Jan Stearns

If you aren’t already in the Valley, I sure hope you’re in your car and making your way north to spend the weekend playing or relaxing in our mountain aerie. What’s on tap? Oh, you know, the usual hiking, biking, … Continue reading

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‘The White Mountain’ Author to Speak at Rey Cultural Center

August 15, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Enjoy an early evening presentation at the Rey Cultural Center on Friday, Aug. 16, from 6-7 p.m. New Hampshire author Dan Szczesny will talk about his newest book, The White Mountain.  From the vaulted heights of Mt. Washington, New England’s … Continue reading

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Denali Challenge

August 8, 2019

By Jan Stearns

It’s time once again for indomitable peakbaggers to gather in Waterville Valley for the 6th annual Denali Challenge. Beginning Friday, Aug. 9 and culminating on Sunday, Aug. 11, hikers are challenged to summit five peaks in and around Waterville Valley … Continue reading

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Introducing the Waterville Valley Redliner

July 25, 2019

By Jan Stearns

This is a share from visitwatervillevalley.com’s blog…  By Alyssa Walker Looking for a new challenge in the White Mountains of New Hampshire? Want to earn a patch for the most miles hiked in one range? Anyone from hiking newbies to … Continue reading

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Town Unveils First Phase of Trails Project

July 5, 2019

By Jan Stearns

At Town Meeting this past March, Waterville Valley voters approved raising $150,000 for maintenance, improvements and the purchase of new directional signs for town-maintained walking and hiking trails.  The Town Core Committee has been working on a plan for grading, … Continue reading

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