Guests of  The Glen House have some of the best cross country trails in New England literally at their doorstep. They can go across the road to Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center, where they can get ski passes and rentals of cross country ski equipment as well as snowshoes.

There’s 45 kilometers of classic and skate groomed trails at the base of Mt. Washington as well as groomed and backcountry trails for snowshoers.  Younger visitors can head out for snow tubing traditional walk up/slide down style and requires advance reservations while Fat Biking is available any day that snow conditions allow. Learn-to-ski lessons at The Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center are available at an additional charge.

The center offers world-class instruction at the ski school and is constantly upgrading their rental skis. Beginners are welcome, but the expert ski school instructors can help take your skills to the next level, for either classic or skate technique.