Ski, Snowshoe, and Sled

On the eve of a big snowstorm (we’re expecting 16″-20″ of snow tomorrow!) we finally got around to blogging about our fun time at the Nansen Ski Club’s Warming Hut Grand Opening.   The Nansen Ski Club is America’s oldest ski club.  Yup, you heard that right.  The oldest and longest running ski club is…

Notch Way Walk

On the weekend before last,  we headed over to the Notch-Way Cross Country Ski Trail in Franconia, NH.  The northern trailhead is just off Route 141, while the southern trailhead can be found at Cannon Mountain.  With such a warm winter and little snowfall, we knew that we would be able to walk along the…

Valentine’s Ski

The temps might be cold, but if you bundle up, keep active, and stay in the woods, you can stay very comfortable.  For this adventure, Andrew and I went to explore the newest cross-country ski center in the White Mountains of New Hampshire: Ski Hearth Farm in Sugar Hill.  We learned about this place from an…

Five Fields of Fun

For several months now, Andrew has been raving about the scallops at Dimillo’s on the Water in Portland, ME with a promise that he’d take Lindsay there someday.  Yesterday was the day, our Saturday was wide open with no other responsibilities, so we grabbed our skis and jumped in the truck.  From Northern New Hampshire, we…

A Ski at Willoughby

On Sunday, we jumped out of bed early and headed over to the Green Mountain State to meet up with some friends. We planned to meet Amanda and Will at Willoughby State Forest CCC Road on the south end of Lake Willoughby that is the main access point for the Bartlett Mt Ski Area.  Andrew…