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Bretton Woods

Bretton Woods Ski Resort Guide

Bretton Woods, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift950m
Resort Height490m
 Nearest AirportsManchester-Boston and Portland
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Bretton Woods

The American ski resort of Bretton Woods is at an altitude of 490m.


Bretton Woods has direct access to 64 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


Bretton Woods offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Bretton Woods is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Bretton Woods.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Bretton Woods?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 12 December, with around 3cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow Forecast by day for Bretton Woods

Ski Area Stats

Bretton Woods Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Bretton Woods Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift950m
Lowest Piste490m
Resort Altitude (Bretton Woods)490m
Max Vertical460m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Bretton Woods
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Bretton Woods?

This ski resort is in Coos, New Hampshire, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Bretton Woods is Manchester-Boston, 120 minutes drive away.

Portland, Nashua (Boire Field), Burlington and Boston (Logan Intl) airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 7,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Bretton Woods open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Bretton Woods, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Bretton Woods Tourist Office for the latest.

Bretton Woods