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Hit the Slopes at Gunstock Mountain Resort This Winter

Man and woman getting ready with their skis to enjoy some time at Gunstock Mountain Resort in New Hampshire

As winter blankets the picturesque Lakes Region of New Hampshire, adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers alike converge on Gunstock Mountain Resort for a pristine skiing experience. Nestled amidst the stunning landscapes of this scenic part of New Hampshire, Gunstock Mountain Resort seamlessly combines the thrill of winter sports with the warmth of New England hospitality.

Of course, skiing at Gunstock Mountain Resort is just one of the many great things to do in New Hampshire this winter. Pick a trail and head for an invigorating snowshoe or cross-country skiing adventure, pump some adrenaline through your veins on one of these great New Hampshire snowmobiling trails, or relax and unwind with great meals and cozy afternoons at local shops in the quaint towns of the lakes Region.

Whatever your getaway has in store for you this winter, we invite you to wind down and enjoy aprés at our New Hampshire Bed and Breakfast. Situated on the picturesque shores of Lake Winnisquam, our New Hampshire Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place to enjoy the charm of the Lakes Region. Immerse yourself in the warmth of these accommodations after a day of skiing, creating memories that will linger long after the snow has melted. Book a room today!

man getting ready to enjoy skiing at Gunstock Mountain Resort in New Hampshire

The Best New Hampshire Skiing at Gunstock Mountain Resort

Gunstock Mountain Resort is just 20 minutes from our New Hampshire Bed and Breakfast and offers plenty of diverse terrain that caters to a wide variety of skiers – both seasoned and inexperienced! Perched atop the picturesque shores of Lake Winnipesaukee, Gunstock Mountain Resort beckons adventurers with its majestic slopes and scenic beauty.

Boasting 227 skiable acres, this New Hampshire ski resort stands as a premier destination for skiers of all levels. With a summit elevation of 2,245 feet, you’ll be treated to breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and frozen lake below. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-timer, the resort features 55 trails and eight lifts, ensuring there’s a perfect run for everyone. There are also some great terrain parks at Gunstock Mountain Resort.

Most skiers will hit the slopes during the busy daytime hours, but if you’re looking for an extra special experience this winter, don’t miss out on the opportunity to enjoy some night skiing. There’s nothing quite like carving some snow under the starry New Hampshire sky.

Though the skiing at Gunstock Mountain Resort is the biggest draw to this winter destination, it’s not all about the downhill adventures waiting for you. Gunstock Mountain Resort is also a winter wonderland with way more things to do than just ski. Embark on a snowshoe or cross-country skiing adventure through the resort’s network of scenic trails or experience the thrill of tubing at their multi-lane snow tubing hill!

Maximize your time on the slopes by purchasing your tickets to Gunstock Mountain Resort in advance. They offer everything from single-day passes to multi-day options, and they also stop selling tickets once they’ve reached capacity for the day, so purchasing advance tickets is the best way to avoid disappointment.

Man enjoying snowshoeing - one of the top things to do in New Hampshire aside from skiing at Gunstock Mountain Resort

More Great Things to Do in New Hampshire This Winter

Skiing is just one of the many things to do in New Hampshire this winter. Throw on an extra layer or two and get ready for an unforgettable getaway at our top-rated New Hampshire Bed and Breakfast! Below, you’ll find a few of our favorite ways to enjoy this snowy winter wonderland.

  1. Enjoy a quiet (but fun!) afternoon ice fishing on Lake Winnipesaukee
  2. Gunstock Mountain Resort isn’t the only place you can enjoy cross-country skiing or snowshoeing! There are plenty of trails through the Belknap Mountain Range.
  3. Have some fun on some of the best New Hampshire snowmobiling trails.
  4. Enjoy some winter hiking at the beautiful Castle in the Clouds, where you’ll experience the beauty of frozen waterfalls, snow-laden trees, and panoramic views of Lake Winnipesaukee.
  5. New England Sled Dog Club has several race events coming up in January and February, including one on Lake Chocorua. They are thrilling to watch!
  6. Get in on the excitement at the New England Pond Hockey Classic, one of the biggest events in the Lakes Region all year. The event features over 275 teams with over 500 games.
  7. Visit the Ice Castles in Lincoln, NH.
  8. All this wintry fun is sure to leave you hungry, so when it’s time to refuel, stop into one of our fantastic nearby restaurants.

Whether skiing at Gunstock Mountain Resort or enjoying any of these other fun things to do in New Hampshire this winter, New Hampshire’s Lakes Region offers a true celebration of winter. Whether you’re carving down the slopes or unwinding in our charming New Hampshire Bed and Breakfast, you’ll find the perfect refined yet casual escape.

Embrace the spirit of the season, and discover the magic of winter in New Hampshire. Book your room today!

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