Dartmouth Skiway

January 07. 2016 12:54AM

39 Grafton Turnpike - Lyme Center
Phone: 603-795-2143

It is the best of both worlds: big-mountain challenge and terrain combined with small-town New England friendliness and charm. It is the Dartmouth Skiway. Just two hours from Boston and five hours from New York, the Skiway is a quick trip from the crush of the big city to the tranquil forests of New Hampshire. In the finest of old New England traditions, the Skiway is a family fun destination. With reasonable prices, state of the art snowmaking and grooming, the Dartmouth Skiway has become a favorite of skiers and riders from near and far for very good reason.

Dartmouth Skiway offers big-mountain challenges in a family-friendly setting with more than 100 ski-able acres spread over two mountains and enough terrain variety to thrill any ski or snowboarding enthusiast. No matter what your skiing style, the Skiway has something fun for everyone: a 968-foot vertical drop, affordable ski tickets, a full-service day lodge, superb grooming, and exciting terrain features. A special ticket price also means a family can enjoy a weekend of skiing and riding at the Skiway for one great price.

Over the years, the history-rich Skiway has contributed 86 members to Winter Olympic teams, and hosted the 2003 NCAA Championships. More than $600,000 has been spent over the past three years on snowmaking upgrades to ensure great snow conditions. It is the home of nearly 100 Dartmouth All-Americans and more than 30 national champions, many of whom now bring their families here to ski. Dartmouth Skiway provides challenges for all skiing and riding abilities.

Alpine Skiing

Vertical Drop Skiable Terrain # of Trails Novice Intermediate Expert Glades # of Lifts
975 ft. 106 acres 30 25% 50% 25% Yes 4
Services: Learn to ski or snowboard packages, group & private lessons, ski & snowboard rentals. 67% snowmaking.

Snowboard Park

Halfpipe 1/4 Pipe Terrain Park Information
No No The Snowboard Park The Snowboard Park offers hits & jumps, new 300-foot magic carpet.

For conditions, rates and hours please visit www.dartmouth.edu/~skiway/.

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