Snow Report

Hours of Operation:


Lifts open at 8:00 am on Saturday, Sundays and Holidays. Lifts open at 9:00 am Monday-Friday, non-holidays.  Holiday periods include 12/25/15 thru 1/1/16, 1/16/16 thru 1/18/16, 2/13/16 thru 2/20/16. Half day ticket sales begin at the ticket window at 12:25pm.

Today's Notes

8:41am, Thursday 11th February 2016
Updates filed after 3:00 PM reflect the next day's conditions.
The conditions are outstanding! We picked up a total of 7 inches of FRESH POW in the past 2 days! The snowmakers are still at it, making snow on True Grit, Higher Ground, Lower Meadows, The Courtyard, and Exhibition. For Thursday February 11, we have 36 trails and 2 parks open serviced by 7 lifts starting at 9AM. Base depths are primarily 15”-24” of primarily packed powder. Temps will be in the teens with a chance of flurries possible. Ticket prices are $77 for Adults, $67 for teens (13-17), $57 for Juniors (6-12) and Seniors (65+). Market Place, T-Bars, Schwendi Hutte, will all be open for food and beverage service. The Adventure Center picked up 2 km of trails this week bringing us 33km of cross-country skiing trails open and 31km of our multi-use trails are open for fat bikes and snowshoeing, now get out there and enjoy it!

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What's Happening

The EL NINO PASS is now on sale! For half the price of a full season pass, Waterville Valley Resort is offering the once in a lifetime El Nino Pass that gets you 10 days at Waterville Valley Resort with no blackout dates. The El Nino Pass also gets you lift tickets for just $25 for every additional visit. And if you’ve got a season pass from any other mountain, you can upgrade to an UNLIMITED EL NINO PASS ! //
Comedia BOB MARLEY returns to the Waterville Valley Conference Center on February 14th! //
Come shred and win prizes at VANS HI-STANDARD on February 6th! Earn cash for completed tricks in this event for all ages that has an emphasis on control, style, and variety. //
Waterville Valley Resort is excited to welcome THE BURTON MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL from February 13-15. Demo gear and learn from pros all weekend long! //
The WHITE MOUNTAIN SUPERPASS is now available online, by phone, or our Season Pass Office. The Superpass is the only ticket with unrestricted access to Waterville Valley Resort, Bretton Woods, Cannon Mountain, and Cranmore Mountain with no blackout dates! //
Enhance your experience at Waterville Valley Resort by downloading the ADORED app for iOS and Android mobile devices! //
Check the Waterville Valley Resort upcoming events page for more details on all events!
Stay up-to-date with all things Waterville Valley Resort on our Twitter (@waterville) and Facebook pages ( and /watervilleparks).
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Terrain Status

  • 36
    Trails Open
    of 50
  • 7
    Lifts Open
    of 11
  • 36
    of 50 trails
  • 1
    Terrain Parks
  • 173
    Acres Open
    of 220
  • 39
    Season Total
    in inches


BASE 18-22 22"-24" Packed Powder
SUMMIT 15-19 22"-24" Packed Powder


Tab 1

  • High Country Double Chair
  • Exhibition Poma
  • Northside Double Chair
  • Sunnyside Triple Chair
  • White Peak Express Quad
  • Valley Run Quad
  • Pasture J-Bar
  • World Cup T-Bar
  • Lower Meadows Double Chair
  • World Cup Triple Chair
  • Kinderpark Lift*
    *For lessons only, closed to the public.

Easier Trails for Beginners

  • The Pasturegrooming
  • Basewaygrooming
  • Kinder Parkgrooming
  • Leroy's Loopgroomingsnowmaking
  • Revelationgroomingsnowmaking
  • Stemtation - FTgrooming
  • Valley Rungrooming

More Difficult Trails for Intermediate Skiers

  • Main Streetgrooming
  • Ruthies Rungrooming
  • Scramblegrooming
  • Tree Linegrooming
  • Lower Stillnessgrooming
  • Rock Islandgrooming
  • Stillness - FTgrooming
  • And Tyler Toogrooming
  • Bail Out
  • Grimes Waygrooming
  • Lower Periphery - FTgrooming
  • Lower Tippecanoegrooming
  • Lower White Caps - FTgrooming
  • No Grit
  • Obliviongroomingsnowmaking
  • Old Tecumsehgroomingsnowmaking
  • Palmers Waygrooming
  • Periphery
  • Psyched - FT
  • Extensionsnowmaking
  • Sidewindergrooming
  • Siegel Streetgrooming
  • Sun Run
  • Tangent
  • Terrys Trailgrooming
  • Tippecanoegrooming
  • Upper Bobbysgroomingsnowmaking
  • Upper Valley Rungrooming
  • White Capsgrooming
  • Boneyard
  • Psyched Out
  • South Street - FTgrooming

Most Difficult Trails for expert Skiers

  • Ciao
  • Gema
  • Lower Sel's Choicegrooming
  • Sel's Choicegrooming
  • True Gritsnowmaking
  • The Chutegrooming
  • Tommy's World Cup Run - FTgrooming
  • Utter Abandon - FTgrooming
  • Exhibition - FTsnowmaking
  • Lower Bobby's Run

Terrain Parks

  • Psyched
  • WV Progression Parkgrooming
  • Exhibitionsnowmaking
  • South Streetgrooming
  • Status Key
  • Open
  • Closed
  • Groomed
  • Snowmaking
Freestyle Terrain (shown as FT and  ) may contain jumps, hits, ramps, banks, fun boxes, jibs, rails, half pipes, quarter pipes, snowcross, bump terrain, and other constructed or natural terrain features. Learn More