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Jackson Ski Touring Foundation

153 Main St, Route 16A, Jackson, NH 03486
+1 603-383-9355
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Rental equipment

The staff is very friendly, the course is great for all abilities, but the rental equipment was... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2016
Boston, Massachusetts
They do a great job with not great snow conditions

Despite lots of bare ground in the town of Jackson, the Ellis trail and Prospect Farm had... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2016
Kittery, Maine
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Cross-country ski area on scenic grounds.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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153 Main St, Route 16A, Jackson, NH 03486
+1 603-383-9355
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

The staff is very friendly, the course is great for all abilities, but the rental equipment was definitely below the standards. When trying to share our experience with the rental staff, their comment was they had the "best equipment". Maybe the staff should experience using...More

Thank Emerald836
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Despite lots of bare ground in the town of Jackson, the Ellis trail and Prospect Farm had surprisingly good conditions yesterday.

Thank Kittery_traveller
Reviewed 21 January 2016

The Jackson Ski Touring Center is a XC skier's dream - when there is snow. Although they groom, they do not make snow. You can ski to your heart's content when there is adequate cover. I have spent many an hour skiing these trails. There...More

Thank Kathryn978
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We went to Jackson the week of Saint Patrick's day. I've read the poor reviews and I totally disagree. This trip was our 7th visit to Jackson. As always the Foundation's staff are friendly and helpful with trail advice and in the waxing room. The...More

1  Thank EdLangrall
Reviewed 28 March 2015

This is a wonderful resource for XC skiers. However, if you are new to the area or to the sport, make sure you get well oriented, they do not do this very well if you don't know to ask. For example, make sure you check...More

Thank DI_Vacationers
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Our family (kids ages 10 & 8) decided to try skiing for the first time and showed up at the ticket house with no reservations. The staff was amazing and before we knew it we had been outfitted in rentals and were meeting our instructor...More

Thank leet
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We stayed in town for two nights on a whim and decided to take a skiing lesson for the heck of it. The staff in the ticketing/rental center were very helpful and excited for us to try the sport. Our instructor, Sally, was great and...More

Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

We spent the day exploring the trails along the river and through the forest. The trails were perfectly groomed and the weather could not have been better. We will definitely remember this place and come back to do the rest of the trails next year.

Thank Kitty437
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We have been xc skiing here for years but decided this time to try snowshoeing and loved it! We stay at Eagle Mountain House and can start from right behind the hotel. Snowshoed down to Mirror Lake, over to Sprucewood, around the Flume Path and...More

Thank Robin22
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Jackson's trails are well groomed and well maintained; to us it was the mecca of cross country skiing. It was zero degrees out but we had a great time.

Thank Angela0504
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