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Jackson Ski Touring Foundation

153 Main St, Route 16A, Jackson, NH 03486
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Great XC experience

Very genuinely friendly staff, they were a great help orientating us about the trails ( abilities... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Bill B
Excellent trail system

Jackson has a beautiful network of trails that are well maintained, groomed, all winter for all... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
discoverturtle
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Acton, Massachusetts
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Cross-country ski area on scenic grounds.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“trail system” (8 reviews)
“ellis river” (28 reviews)
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153 Main St, Route 16A, Jackson, NH 03486
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"trail system"
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"ellis river"
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"groomed trails"
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"rental equipment"
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"cross country"
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"great trails"
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"warming hut"
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"golf course"
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"knowledgeable staff"
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"blue trails"
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"miles and miles"
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"nice lodge"
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"down hill"
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"selling tickets"
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"first morning"
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"rental shop"
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

Very genuinely friendly staff, they were a great help orientating us about the trails ( abilities & conditions ).Rental shop good too as we had some issues with some equipment we brought with us .

Thank Bill B
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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you for your review Bill! We are glad our rental staff could aid you with your equipment! We look forward to seeing you on the trails in the future!

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Jackson has a beautiful network of trails that are well maintained, groomed, all winter for all long as there is snow. A season pass is well worth the investment if you love cc skiing as Jackson had the best consistent conditions for nordic skiing. The...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for your review! We pride ourselves and work hard to provide our skiers with the highest level of grooming and customer service possible! You are right our season passes are a great value and are on sale now! We look forward to your...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My wife and I are avid Nordic skiers and just loved the trails maintained by the Foundation. Well maintained, even when faced with warming temperatures ... these pros know what they're doing. Special kudos to Sally McMurdo, one of the instructors, for great lessons on...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review! Our groomers are some of the best when it comes to preserving trails. Sally is a great instructor we are happy you had her for your lesson! We look forward to your next visit!

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

A great town and cross country ski area. Snow can be an issue, but not to stay or eat.If the snow is skimpy drive up the valley to Prospect Farm.

Thank Richard R
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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for your review Richard! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your ski up on the Prospect Farm Trails, they are a favorite of so many! We look forward to seeing you on the trails in the future!

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Very nice cross country trail network with 57 trails, many groomed, and a nice lodge selling tickets and equipment rentals for skiing and snowshoeing. Located right in the center of Jackson, the Skit Touring Foundation makes this a great winter destination. We just spent two...More

Thank Matt K
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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for your review Matt! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your time here at JacksonXC! We look forward to your next visit!

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Jackson Ski Touring Foundation is the best place to xc ski in New England. There are many, many trails and they are well groomed. The Ellis River Trail meanders through the forest following the Ellis River and is a place to skate or classic ski....More

Thank Cathie539
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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for your review Cathie! We pride ourselves in all operations from grooming to tickets sales, rentals and front desk! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your day on the trails here at JacksonXC!

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

I have always wanted to try XC skiing. Someone recommended Jackson XC. So glad they did! The staff was very friendly and helpful. We did the package with a lesson which was well worth it. Sandy was our instructor and was awesome. Very patient. The...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for letting us know your Learn To Ski experience was a great one here at JacksonXC! We look forward to seeing you out on the trails in the future!

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

A phenomenal XC experience. You can ski for miles. The trails are wonderfully groomed. Some of the trails are nearly as wide as a two lane road. I get to ski far too infrequently, so I am a lifelong novice skier. But many of the...More

Thank Bob L
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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for your review Bob! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your experience here at JacksonXC! We look forward to your return visit!

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to Jackson to ski for years. The grooming is excellent. The trails are fun especially the Wave and Yodel. We are not fans of Ellis River. It is flat and our kids did it once when they were much younger and...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear your favorite trails are the Wave and Yodel, many of our skiers love the hills out on the Eagle Fields! We look forward to your return visit!

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

We arrived at the lodge at 3:00 Sat so had limited time to explore the trails before dark. We skied along the river trail and were pleasantly surprised there were no bare spots. After reading other reviews before writing mine I would tend to agree...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for your review. Our snow-pack has held up nicely even after some of the unseasonable warm weather that we have experienced this season. We have received 5 inches of fresh new snow since your last visit! We look forward to your return visits...More

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