The powerful snowstorm that plowed through the Northeast and piled more than three feet of snow in some places over the weekend had lost some of its strength Monday, though its effects lingered and hundreds of school districts announced they would be closed.
Mount Washington, NH may build the longest funicular in the world measuring 14,500. Although years away from production, the funicular would not replace Mount Washington's 130 year-old cog railway, a national historic engineering landmark.
Wachusett Mountain Ski Area, MA, a long time leader in environmental awareness, has undertaken the task of educating young people about the role science plays in our everyday lives with programs throughout the winter and spring.
With helpful servings of early snow and plenty of improvements to go around, ski resorts have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, and they're encouraging you to join them with bountiful specials. Check out SkiNet's best holiday picks.
Exactly 100 years ago, renowned hotelier Joseph Stickney opened the Mount Washington Hotel at the base of what is now Bretton Woods Ski Resort with a simple, elegant goal: provide mountain lovers with a spectacularly grand vacation experience.