Gunstock’s Events Continue All Season Long

By AlpineZone News |
Nov 20 2007 - 01:21 PM

GILFORD, New Hampshire — Winter is just around the corner and Gunstock Mountain Resort is gearing up for the 2007-08 Season with a calendar packed full of events. With Gunstock going into it’s 70th anniversary this year, it’s going to be a season of celebration. Gunstock’s opening weekend is planned for December 7th, which begins the Learn To Ski Free Week ??“ make this season the year to learn to Ski or Ride. Purchase a 3 day Mountain Magic Package and your first day is FREE! Spend your New Year’s Eve with your whole family under the stars, on the snow, and by the fire ??“ Gunstock’s Magic Mountain New Year’s Eve is an all inclusive night of skiing, riding, tubing, food, and live entertainment. A night of great fun and memories for the entire family. “It’s all about the events.” says Bill Quigley Director of Sales and Marketing. “We promise a year of fun and excitement for the entire family”.

Gunstock’s Events calendar is changing daily ??“ here are just some of the events taking place this January. Celebrate at Gunstock’s 70th Anniversary Weekend January 11-13. Mark your calendar, Radio Disney will make three stops at Gunstock Mountain Resort this winter on their Get Out & Play Family Ski Promo. January 19, Radio Disney will be here with Music, Giveaways, & More for kids. On January 26, Gunstock XC Ski & Snowshoe Center will hold their 4th Annual Wine & Cheese Tasting XC Ski Tour ??“ enjoy the beauty of XC Skiing and sample some wines by the fire.

As the snow gets deeper and the skiing and riding get even better, the events continue at Gunstock Mountain Resort through February & March. Enjoy a day of Free heeling when New England Telemark returns to Gunstock with Nevado Mountain Adventures on February 2 for the 3rd Annual Telemark Festival and Race ??“ demos & clinics for both beginners and up. WBOS brings the Music on the Mountain Tour back to the resort on November 9th ??“ last year Tyronne Wells played an acoustic set ??“ this year’s artist is yet to be announced. Nevado returns on February 10 for demos and a “Test Your Gear” Race with great prizes and swag.

So many events, so much to do, plan to stay awhile ??“ there are too many events at Gunstock Mountain Resort to name them all. Visit for an ever changing calendar including race schedules, lounge entertainment, and events that continue into the summer.

Gunstock, located in Gilford, New Hampshire, is one of the state’s largest recreation areas. The first ski area in New England to have a chairlift, Gunstock boasts 1400 feet of vertical, over 220 acres of skiing, spectacular views of Lake Winnipesaukee at every turn and 300 campsites during the summer. It is also the host of major events such as Hillclimb during Bike Week, The Laconia Nationals, Ribfest, Craftfest, Soulfest, Timberman Triathlon and Oktoberfest.