Outdoors Winter Fun

U.S. Forest Service approves two glade ski zones in White Mountain National Forest

By MEGHAN McCARTHY McPHAUL Special to the Sunday News

Apr 8, 2018

The projects will see development of a 410-acre zone of Bartlett Mountain in Bartlett, and a 600-acre zone on Baldface Mountain in Chatham.

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Boat Bash Snow Crash: Franklin making name for itself with downhill kayak race

By JOHN KOZIOL Sunday News Correspondent

Mar 3, 2018

Already known as a destination for whitewater kayaking on the Winnipesaukee River, the city is also making a name for hosting downhill kayak racing...

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Namaste, New Hampshire-style: Bow resident masters mindfulness in winter with snowshoe yoga

By Melissa Proulx Union Leader Correspondent

Feb 26, 2018

Kate Kretschmer was out in the woods one winter snowshoeing when she found an open spot and stopped to look around.

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Fishing derby draws thousands to big lake

By JOHN KOZIOL Sunday News Correspondent

Feb 10, 2018

Thousands of fishermen descended on Lake Winnipesaukee at 6 a.m. Saturday, kicking off the 39th annual Great Meredith Rotary Ice Fishing Derby.

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