Skiing – Crotched Mountain

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Bennington, New Hampshire Ski Area Winter Recreation

Crotched Mountain Bennington NHIn the New Hampshire region that is named for Mount Monadnock, skiing is to be found at the Crotched Mountain Ski and Board Area in Bennington, located only 60 miles from Boston, MA. Crotched Mountain is home to the Rocket and Midnight Madness. Share your Crotched Mountain Ski Area reviews, comments or add your business, contact us.

Crotched Mountain Ski Area

New Hampshire skiCrotched Mountain Ski & Ride Area
615 Francestown Road, Route 47
Bennington, NH 03442
Ph: 603-588-3668

Crotched Mountain Ski & Ride in Bennington, NH is one of New England’s newest ski areas. Home of “New England’s Ultimate Snowmaking System”, this Monadnock Region ski and ride area features natural mountain conditions with an 875-foot vertical drop. Top elevation: 2066 feet, Base elevation: 1050 feet. 20 trails. Average grade: 10% – 15%. Terrain: 28% beginner, 50% intermediate, 22% advanced. 2 quad chairs, 1 triple chair, 1 double chair, 1 “Magic Carpet”. Uphill capacity: 11,200 people per hour.

Snowmaking: Over 125 snowmaking outlets with 100 state-of-the-art SMI Fan guns. High-efficiency fan gun equipment pumps 6,000 gallons of water per minute, producing 12+ inches of machine-made snow over the entire ski area in a 24-hour period at temperatures of 20 degrees F.

Getting there: From Boston, MA I-495 (approx. 60 miles): From I-495 take US-3 North for 27 miles (Everett Turnpike), take exit 8 NH-101 west to NH-101A west past Milford to Wilton; in Wilton take NH-31 north through Greenfield to Bennington. In Bennington take NH-47 east for approx. 3 miles. The Crotched Mountain entrance is on your right. From Lowell, NH (approx 38 miles): Take MA-3 to Nashua. Follow NH-101/101A west past Milford, in Wilton take NH-31 north through Greenfield to Bennington. In Bennington take NH-47 east for approx. 3 miles. The Crotched Mountain entrance is on your right.

Crotched Mountain

Skiing Facts

Vertical Drop: 1,000 feet
Snowmaking: 100%
Acreage: 100
Trails: 17
28% Novice
50% Intermediate
22% Expert
Nordic Skiing: Yes
Night Skiing: Yes
Adaptive Program: Yes
Ski School: Yes

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