If a convenient, well-traveled and well-maintained New England ski destination top your travel “must haves,” then a Loon ski vacation is an ideal option. Surrounded by New Hampshire’s famous White Mountains, Loon Mountain offers two 2,000-plus-foot peaks of diverse terrain serviced by 12 lifts, including a four-passenger gondola and three high-speed quads. Expect exceptionally kept trails and consistent snow conditions during a Loon ski vacation, as the resort boasts snowmaking on 97 percent of their trails, and over the last couple years has invested several million dollars into snow-making capacity. When skiing or riding Loon Mountain, you’ll find glades, bump runs, steeps and gentle beginner runs. For jibbers and freestyle skiers and riders, Loon Mountain offers seven award-winning terrain parks, including a Superpipe and the Burton Progression Park.
Loon is just two hours from Boston, making it an easy day trip or stop on a New England ski resort tour. Loon’s Adventure Center offers cross country skiing trails, snowshoe rentals and tours, ice skating and an indoor climbing wall. There is also lift-served and walk-up tubing which is perfect for families, couples and singles alike. Additionally, The Lincoln-Woodstock area also offers a host of family fun.Loon Ski Resort
Loon Mountain is big by East coast standards; this popular resort boasts 2,100 vertical feet on 61 trails. The resort offers every type of skier their ideal terrain: 20 percent is designated as beginner, 60 percent is intermediate and 20 percent is expert. A Loon ski vacation is ideal for freestylers, as the resort is home to seven award-winning terrain parks and 425-foot long superpipe with 18-foot walls.