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Windblown Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

1180 Turnpike Rd, New Ipswich, NH 03071-3124
+1 603-878-2869
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What a XC Destination should be

Granted we were here on a sunny weekday with 25-30 degree weather several days after a major... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
Royzee
via mobile
Great Cross Country Ski location

Being new to the sport of cross country skiing I needed trails that fit my ability. Windblown has... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
hockeydriver
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New York
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1180 Turnpike Rd, New Ipswich, NH 03071-3124
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"different levels"
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"easier trails"
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Granted we were here on a sunny weekday with 25-30 degree weather several days after a major snowfall. We are 5-7 times a year skiers, not experts or beginners, in our 60's. This place was perfect. A good variety of runs for different levels of...More

Thank Royzee
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Being new to the sport of cross country skiing I needed trails that fit my ability. Windblown has many trails for beginners and many more for the experienced. The staff is friendly ,extremely helpful and I felt welcomed. They set me up with rental equipment...More

Thank hockeydriver
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Windblown has fabulous trails for cross country skiing and snowshoeing. We visit regularly every winter. I love the view of Monadnock from the top of the teaching hill. Please visit Windblown if you are looking for a peaceful way to experience winter in the Monadnock...More

Thank Glimrgrl9
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We cross country skiied for the first time this March at Windblown and loved it. We skiied the easier trails, which were well groomed everywhere. We were able to see a gorgeous view of the mountains while staying on relatively easy trails, which was a...More

Thank boxboroughmary
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

This well established, family owned cross country and snowshoeing destination will not disappoint! From the very specific directions on their website (make sure to read these!) to the well maintained trails, friendly employees, reasonable prices and the FANTASTIC food, this place will have you planning...More

Thank srussell1437
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Windblown is a family-owned and -operated cross country ski area that takes full advantage of its hilly geography in southern NH, just 1¼ hours from Boston. It seems to get more and better snow by being further north and at a higher elevation compared to...More

Thank sgpboston
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I read other reviews and agree - this place is great. As an experienced cross country skier, I'd like to add that the trail groomer knows what he is doing. The classic tracks end where they are supposed to end. When you get in a...More

Thank J W
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

Our family skied here for the first time yesterday. The trails were terrific but what really impressed us were the amenities both on and off the trails. The lodge was warm and comfortable with two stoves, a lot of seating, good food, "real" bathrooms and...More

Thank Jennifer35
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

I love this little jem of ski area, if you love old school, you don't want to skip by this place. It is about an hour and half from most Boston locations, and it is a world away. Nice little warming hut, and you can...More

Thank harrismcwade
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Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite place to cross country ski as a day trip from Boston. Most of the trails are nicely groomed so the park is well suited for skate and classic skiers. With classic skis you can also explore some of the snowshoeing trails,...More

Thank LindsayGorang
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