FEBRUARY VACATION GUIDE
It's winter in NH! The slopes are covered in snow and February break is the perfect time to spend with your family and friends. There's also plenty of nordic terrain open in NH!
With plenty of alpine & cross country skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and snowshoeing available for the February vacation weeks, as well as the newest offerings at our ski areas - zip lines, canopy tours, mountain coasters, and more - there's something for every member of the family.
We'll be adding more specials - for lift tickets & ski and stay packages - as we hear about them from our members, so be sure to check back!
If your February vacation period is February 16-24, read on!
If your February vacation period is February 25-March 3, click here for lift ticket deals & ski and stay packages for that week.
Lift ticket savings
Ski NH's February 4-Pack Lift Ticket Packages save you $10-$26 per lift ticket during February vacation week as well as the rest of the 2012-13 ski season!
If you have a fourth or fifth grader, he or she can ski Tuesday-Sunday of the vacation week & the rest of this season for just $30 with our Snowsports Passport.
There are plenty of deals at our member ski areas, too ... check out all the ways to save during Feb vacation week!|
Ski NH areas offer full and half-day ski programs for kids ages 3-17, with child care available for younger members of the family.
Plenty of events are planned for the vacation week, including demo days, fun races, rail jams & terrain park events, and winter carnivals! Click here for details on holiday events.
Other ski area activities
It's not just skiing & snowboarding anymore! Check out what other activities Ski NH member areas are offering for you this vacation week, including a mountain coaster, canopy tours, ziplines, dog sled rides, sleigh rides, indoor adventure zones, ice skating & more!
Ski shopsAll of our member ski shops have great deals this time of year!
Fire on the Mountain (Dover, NH) - Fire on the Mountain and Burning Boards will have a storewide sale beginning February 15 with 50% off jackets, 30% off snowboard gear, 20% off bags, and 20% off selected skis and boots.
TheSkiMonster.com - TheSkiMonster.com has both a ski and snowboard outlet loaded with great deals on ski and snowboards and all have free shipping.
Jackson Ski and Board (Norwood, MA) - The entire store is now 20-40% for their Mid-Winter Blowout.
Ski & stay packages
Here are some ski & stay deals our lodging properties have asked us to share with you.
Western White Mountains
This region is home to Loon Mountain, Cannon Mountain, Waterville Valley & Bretton Woods.
Comfort Inn & Suites-Loon (Lincoln) - For more info: 603-745-6700 or comfortinnloon.com
Ski Loon--Stay in Comfort. Start your morning off with our hot "Your Morning Breakfast" before you go out to enjoy skiing at Loon Mountain. Price includes your stay with breakfast, use of our indoor pool and hot tub and a ticket to Loon Mountain. Packages start as low as $129.96 per night, per person, double occupancy.
Indian Head Resort (Lincoln) - For more info: 800-343-8000 or indianheadresort.com
Packages start at $169 per night for two (price does not include taxes or gratuities, minimum stay required). Enjoy free use of all facilities including: heated outdoor pool & hot spa, sauna, game room, skating on Shadow Lake, and more! Discount lift tickets and meal plans available.
Franconia Notch Vacations (Franconia)- For more info: 800-247-5536 or www.franconiarentals.com
Two vacation home rentals still available from Franconia Notch Vacations. Kelbenoy Chalet is available from Feb 19-21, $799 with all fees & taxes included. Kelbenoy sleeps 9 and less than 1 mile from Cannon Mountain. The Alpen Traum Chalet is available between Feb 15-22, $1379 with all fee & taxes included. Sleeps 8 and is next to the slopes of Mittersill, 2 adult Cannon Mountain tickets included with your Alpen Traum Chalet rental.
Eastern White Mountains
This region is home to Cranmore Mountain Resort, Black Mountain, King Pine Ski Area & Bretton Woods.
Briarcliff Motel (North Conway) - For more info: 1-603-356-5584 or briarcliffmotel.com/
Snow Fun for February - For a limited time only, stay any time Sunday through Thursday and save. Get a standard King room for $69 and a standard Two Queen room for $79. Mountain View rooms are only $10 more.
Bartlett Inn (Bartlett) - For more info: 800-292-2353 or bartlettinn.com
Stay & Save $10-$20 on Lift Tickets - Rooms start from $125 plus tax per night on weekends & during vacation week (Feb 16-23, 2013), plus lift tickets (Bretton Woods $59, Black Mountain $36, Cranmore $51). There are no blackout dates on this special, but peak weekends require a two night stay, and rates vary depending ondates and room selected. Basic Room has two queen beds, cable tv, wifi and private bathroom. Call for rates for fireplace and kitchenette cottages, or for families with more or less people.
Family Snow Tubing, Cross Country Skiing or Snowshoeing Package Deal - A family of four (two adults and two kids, age 12 and younger) can stay one or more nights and receive four FREE snowtubing tickets to Great Glen Trails. These same vouchers can be used for FREE cross country skiing or snowshoeing trail passes; ski and snowshoe equipment rental extra; tube included. Prices start from $115 plus tax per night. There are no blackout dates on this special, but peak weekends require at two night stay, and rates vary depending on dates and room selected. Basic Room has two queen beds, cable tv, wifi and private bathroom. Call for rates for fireplace and kitchenette cottages, or for families with more or less people.
Purity Spring Resort (East Madison) - For more info: 1-800-373-3754 or purityspring.com
Grab the kids, load up the gear, and come on up to the biggest little mountain in the Mt. Washington Valley for an easy, affordable winter vacation at King Pine Ski Area at Purity Spring Resort, just 15 minutes south of Conway, NH ... from only $248.50 per night*! Stay slopeside in family sized accommodations. Enjoy fun resort activities... indoor heated pool and hot tub, fitness center, health club and spa, shuttle bus, snowshoe tours, ice skating, and more. Alpine and X-C skiing, snow tubing, and horse-drawn sleigh rides available for add'l cost. Free family breakfast buffet daily. Meal plans avail. Ask about our popular Learn-to-Ski Free program.
Lakes RegionThis region is home to Gunstock Mountain Resort, Ragged Mountain & Abenaki Ski Area.
Comfort Inn- Lakes Region (Ashland) - For more info: 603-968-7668 or comfortinnlakesregion.com
Ski Waterville Valley -- Stay in Comfort. Start your morning off with our hot "Your Morning Breakfast" before you go out to enjoy skiing at Waterville Valley Ski Resort. Price includes your stay with breakfast and a ticket to Waterville Valley Ski Resort. Packages start as low as $96.38 per night, per person, double occupancy.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites (Rochester) - For more info: 603-994-1175 or hiexpress.com
Stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Rochester and ski Gunstock. Discounted lift tickets for Gunstock are available at the front desk. Enjoy the indoor pool and jacuzzi after a long day of skiing and recharge in the morning with a continental breakfast. Rates start at $99.
Dining in the Lakes Region
Hart's Turkey Farm (Meredith) - For more info: 603-279-6212 or hartsturkeyfarm.com
We've got something for the whole family after a long day on the slopes! Weekly dining specials: Monday’s All-you-can-eat Turkey Leg for $11.99; Tuesday’s Haddock, Fried or Broiled for $11.99; Wednesday Prime Rib & Shrimp Special for $14.99; Thursdays Trivia starting at 7pm; and Friday Night Prime Rib & Turkey Buffet for $16.99, starting at 5pm.
Merrimack / Monadnock Region
This region is home to Mount Sunapee, Pats Peak, Granite Gorge & McIntyre Ski Area.
Soo Nipi Lodge (Newport) - For more info: 800-760-8477 or soo-nipi-lodge.com
It's just six minutes to Mount Sunapee from the Soo Nipi Lodge. The Lodge accommodates a group of up to twenty guests. On any day if we send fifteen skiers or riders, excluding lessons, to Mount Sunapee, you'll receive the discounted group ticket rate. So gather your friends for a Soo Nipi Lodge experience.
Jack Daniels Motor Inn (Peterborough) - For more info: 603-924-7548 or jackdanielsinn.com
Ski, ride or tube any combination of our Southwest NH ski areas (Pats Peak, Granite Gorge, Mount Sunapee & Windblown XC). Stay at least two nights at our double occupancy rate and the third night is FREE!
Save 10% Ski Special- Ski & ride all day before enjoying great food & drink at any of Peterborough's award-winning restaurants. Simply show your lift ticket or trail pass from Mount Sunapee, Granite Gorge, or Windblown and save 10% off lodging at the Jack Daniels Motor Inn.
Hampton Inn (Concord/Bow) - For more info: 603-224-5322 or hamptoninnconcord.com
Ski Pats Peak and stay at the Hampton Inn Concord/Bow, the largest hotel in the area. Located at exit 1 off I-89, at the intersection of I-93 & I-89, just 19 miles from Pats Peak. Select a room with two double beds or king and enjoy a free hot breakfast buffet, indoor heated pool, fitness room, wifi, business center, and guest laundry room. Rates start at $189 weekends & holidays, and upgrades to larger rooms are available.