Outdoor Recreation

Skiing & Snowshoeing

Choose from one of many perfect winter spots for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing this winter.

We know most New Englanders pride themselves on their love of winter so get out into the fresh powdery snow and experience our properties in a whole new way when the temperature drops! Whether you’re an avid Nordic skier or looking for a snowshoe adventure, we have several gorgeous properties that will provide the perfect backdrop for an energizing, wintry day.

Cross Country Skiing: Ski Notchview this winter and enjoy over 17 kilometers of trails. For information on season passes, tickets, rentals, and lessons, please click below:

Ski Notchview


Snowshoe trails and rentals: Note that at these properties you may rent showshoes: Appleton Farms, Fruitlands Museum, Notchview, and Rocky Woods. Other properties below have trails but no rentals.

Ski Notchview

Make sure you're ready to hit the trail when the snow flies. With a current Trustees membership and a Notchview Season Pass, you can ski free all day, every day.
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Snowshoeing Trails

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