The Monadnock region of New Hampshire offers a winter wonderland for ski enthusiasts of all levels. Whether you're a seasoned downhill skier or just starting out, the small mountains in the area offer a variety of trails for you to enjoy. Cross country skiing is also a popular activity, with miles of well-maintained trails winding through the region's beautiful forests and rolling hills. For those looking for a bit of adventure, Crotchet Mountain and Granite Gorge offer unique skiing experiences that are sure to thrill. Both destinations are known for their challenging terrain, breathtaking views, and family-friendly atmosphere. With a range of options, from leisurely slopes to heart-pumping thrills, there's something for everyone in the Monadnock region. So pack your gear, grab your skis, and head out to the mountains for a day of skiing and snow-filled fun. Whether you're looking to perfect your turns or simply enjoy the great outdoors, the Monadnock region is the place to be.
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Ashuelot Recreational Rail Trail

walk, bike, cross-country ski, ride horseback, snowmobile

21.5 miles from Keene Cheshire Rail Trail to Hinsdale Northfield Road/NH 63
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Cheshire Recreational Rail Trail

walk, bike, ride horseback, snowmobile, cross-country ski

42 miles through Fitzwilliam, Keene, Marlborough, Swanzey, Troy, Walpole, and Westmoreland
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