Winter is right around the corner, and while the temptation to hibernate indoors and avoid the winter chill can be tempting, embracing the winter weather can truly help to make the season magical. If you are looking for ways to enjoy some outdoor winter adventure, look no further than Owl’s Nest!
Owl’s Nest has it all when it comes to the ideal snowy winter adventure and is the perfect place for a White Mountain day trip or a getaway with family and friends.
Not only is the winter season a great time to get outside and enjoy some breathtaking scenery, but it can also offer a ton of fun sports and activities that you do not get to experience during any other season in New England.
With new lodging available in the upcoming Lafayette Lodge, incredible dining at Panorama Six82 and upcoming Slice Pizzeria, immediate access to the Corridor 11 snowmobile trail system, and convenient access to three premier New Hampshire ski areas, Owl’s Nest is central to fantastic winter adventure while still providing easy access to all the comforts of home. Check out some great winter activities that you can experience this winter season at Owl’s Nest.
For the weekend warriors…
Are you looking to book a quick ski, snowboard, or sled winter adventure? If so, Owl’s Nest has you covered with brand new lodging and incredible access to snow sports nearby. Owl’s Nest has recently announced their brand-new 33-room Lafayette Lodge, expected to be operational in December. Lafayette Lodge will offer comfortable and luxurious guest rooms and suites that are each equipped with their own private balcony, offering sweeping views of the resort and surrounding mountains.
For general skiing and riding opportunities around Owl’s Nest, the resort is within just a 20-mile drive to three of the best ski areas in New England, including Waterville Valley, Cannon Mountain, and Loon Mountain.
This year, Owl’s Nest is partnering with Waterville Valley to provide discounted lift tickets for resort guests. Waterville’s terrain is perfect for beginners and experts alike, ensuring an exhilarating experience for skiers and riders of all levels. And, if you are interested in hitting the slopes but do not have gear, Ski Fanatics is just a 5-minute drive away and can help get you dialed with rental equipment!
For those looking for a longer stay…
If you are looking for a longer stay, Owl’s Nest continues to offer one of the best varieties of rental homes and cottages in all of the White Mountains. From Lakeside Suites to Gambrel Homes and Nano Cottages, Owl’s Nest has plenty of options to fit you friends, family, and gear for an epic winter stay. Check out all the different types of accommodations that Owl’s Nest has to offer and find the best option for you and your group for winter adventure!
For a fun day trip…
If you are not looking to stay over at Owl’s Nest but are interested in a fun winter adventure for a day trip, there are plenty of options. Check out the majestic winter sleigh rides in the beautiful Franconia Notch area, roughly 30-minutes from the resort!
At Franconia Notch Stables, you and your family and friends can enjoy a traditional one-horse sleigh that holds up to 4 adults. Around the resort, you will also find many public trails, including cart paths for snowshoeing, as well as the Corridor 11 snowmobile trail system, one of the more popular snowmobile trails that spans from Berlin down to Concord. Owl’s Nest offers free sled and trailer parking on the property, and if you do not have a sled but are interested in riding, you can rent from SledVentures snowmobile rentals!
Don’t forget to indulge…
After a long day or weekend of winter adventure, you will want to save some time to indulge in the delicious food and drink that Owl’s Nest has to offer. Panorama Six82 is a local and guest favorite on the property, featuring a great combination of drinks, and light and hearty fare. This winter, the resort’s dining offerings are getting even more delicious with the addition of Slice Woodfire Pizzeria and Sports Bar! What better way to recover after a day of winter adventure? Slice will offer delicious Neapolitan-style pizza, and feature 10 large flatscreen televisions to stream your favorite sports games, as well as two aboutGolf simulators to help keep your swing fresh even during the chillier months.