Where to Go for White Mountains Skiing | Thayers Inn
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A man walking uphill with his skis while doing some White Mountains skiing.

The White Mountains offer a variety of downhill ski areas, each with its own unique character, and all of them can be reached from your home base at Thayers Inn. No matter what your level or preference is, the White Mountains will have the perfect downhill ski area for you. So pack your gear and hit the slopes at any of these, our favorite places to go for White Mountains skiing near Thayers Inn!

Cannon Mountain (14 Miles from Thayers Inn)

Cannon Ski Resort offers White Mountains skiing at an affordable small-mountain price. With 4080′ of altitude and diverse terrain, including the popular Tuckerbrook Family Area for beginners and families alike, there’s something here that will suit every level from experts down to those just getting started!

Bretton Woods (19 Miles from Thayers Inn)

Bretton Woods is New Hampshire’s largest ski area with 464 acres of White Mountains skiing and snowboarding on 63 trails. It has ten lifts including an eight-passenger gondola that takes you up to meet all those powdery whitecaps!

Loon Mountain Resort (26 Miles from Thayers Inn)

If you’re looking for New England’s most accessible White Mountains skiing and riding, look no further than this three-peak facility with 2,100 vertical feet of pure adventure. With over 51 trails across three mountains in the Gore Range National Forest – it has all the trails any skier will ever need!

Attitash Mountain Resort (39 Miles from Thayers Inn)

This resort offers 68 trails and 11 lifts across two mountains, Atti and Bear Peak. The two combine traditional New England runs with challenging terrain suited to all abilities! Attitash Mountain Resort’s considered one of our state’s premier year-round destinations for skiing, so pack those skis without hesitation!

Wildcat Mountain (46 Miles from Thayers Inn)

In 2019, Ski Magazine ranked Wildcat Mountain 2nd in Scenery, 5th in Lifts, and 5th in Charm, all for a good reason! Wildcat offers over 2100 vertical feet of skiing terrain with unbeatable views. This mountain will get you in touch with your wild(cat) side, for sure!

New Hampshire’s White Mountains are a veritable paradise for skiers and snowboarders, offering something for everyone. Beginners can enjoy the gentle slopes of Loon Mountain, while experienced riders can challenge themselves on the expert runs of Mt. Washington. No matter what your style is, you’ll find the perfect spot to enjoy some White Mountains skiing just a short drive away from Thayers Inn.