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How far will the cork soar?

March 12, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s Nordic Silver Streaks will have their end-of-season party on Wednesday, March 14 at the Koppel’s.  The head Nordic Streak, Gigi Estes, explained the history of their annual gathering. “When I first skied with the Nordics as Bob Slagle’s … Continue reading

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South End Trails

February 20, 2018

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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Walkers, Dogs on Groomed Nordic Ski Trails

February 15, 2018

By Jan Stearns

There’s been some talk in the Nordic community about the negative impact that foot traffic (walkers) and unleashed dogs are having on Waterville Valley’s groomed cross country ski trails.  And, there are some folks who believe that everyone, including our … Continue reading

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New Nordic Center Director

October 31, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The Waterville Valley Nordic Center has a new director this season – Ian Cullison.  Ian is a familiar face at the Center as he started working here in 2013 and loves skiing the resort’s extensive Nordic terrain.  Ian moved to New … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Loves Writers, Bloggers

April 15, 2017

By Jan Stearns

You know how much I love to read a good story about Waterville Valley … in newspapers, magazines and blogs.  Waterville Valley Resort’s Communications Manager, Tatiana Baier, feels the same way.  Tatiana also blogs over at waterville.com.  A few weeks … Continue reading

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Nordic Streaks Keep on Skiing!

April 10, 2017

By Jan Stearns

There is still snow in Waterville Valley!  Although the Silver Streaks program officially ended in March, the Nordic Silver Streaks just keep on skiing because, well, why not?! Head Nordic Streak, Gigi Estes, writes about the group’s ski day on … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Report

March 27, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, leader of Waterville Valley’s Nordic Silver Streaks, writes about the group’s adventures on March 15 & 22… March 15 “What a fabulous day, skiing in deep fresh snow and then on groomed trails. And the temperature was perfect, … Continue reading

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Silver Streaks: Save on Nordic Fees for 17/18

March 26, 2017

By Jan Stearns

By the end of this winter season, Waterville Valley Resort’s Nordic Silver Streaks will have met 14+ times. While the season isn’t over yet, it is time to plan for next year’s season. For the greatest savings, purchase your membership … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley’s 2nd Annual Nordic Ski Cross

March 21, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Despite the warmer temperatures, there is still great snow coverage on Waterville Valley’s Nordic trails.  Rumor has it the Nordic Center is going to stay open until April 9th!  In the meantime, up at the mountain (Waterville Valley’s alpine ski … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Streaks Report

March 7, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Head Nordic Silver Streak, Gigi Estes, reports that last week was another epic day on Waterville Valley’s cross country trails. Another wonderful winter ski day! Even I did not expect such good conditions. It had been a cold morning, but … Continue reading

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