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Jackson Ski Touring Foundation

153 Main St, Route 16A, Jackson, NH 03486
+1 603-383-9355
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Great experience for novice skiiers

I have always wanted to try XC skiing. Someone recommended Jackson XC. So glad they did! The staff... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
colry2
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Westborough, Massachusetts
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You can go for miles and miles and miles

A phenomenal XC experience. You can ski for miles. The trails are wonderfully groomed. Some of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bob L
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York Harbor, Maine
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Cross-country ski area on scenic grounds.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“ellis river” (26 reviews)
“trail system” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
153 Main St, Route 16A, Jackson, NH 03486
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+1 603-383-9355
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"ellis river"
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"rental equipment"
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"trail system"
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"groomed trails"
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"cross country"
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"great trails"
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"warming hut"
in 6 reviews
"golf course"
in 6 reviews
"blue trails"
in 4 reviews
"knowledgeable staff"
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"first morning"
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"great glen"
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"brook trail"
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"tin mine"
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"trail pass"
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"wide range"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have always wanted to try XC skiing. Someone recommended Jackson XC. So glad they did! The staff was very friendly and helpful. We did the package with a lesson which was well worth it. Sandy was our instructor and was awesome. Very patient. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A phenomenal XC experience. You can ski for miles. The trails are wonderfully groomed. Some of the trails are nearly as wide as a two lane road. I get to ski far too infrequently, so I am a lifelong novice skier. But many of the...More

Thank Bob L
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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review Bob! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your experience here at JacksonXC! We look forward to your return visit!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to Jackson to ski for years. The grooming is excellent. The trails are fun especially the Wave and Yodel. We are not fans of Ellis River. It is flat and our kids did it once when they were much younger and...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear your favorite trails are the Wave and Yodel, many of our skiers love the hills out on the Eagle Fields! We look forward to your return visit!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at the lodge at 3:00 Sat so had limited time to explore the trails before dark. We skied along the river trail and were pleasantly surprised there were no bare spots. After reading other reviews before writing mine I would tend to agree...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. Our snow-pack has held up nicely even after some of the unseasonable warm weather that we have experienced this season. We have received 5 inches of fresh new snow since your last visit! We look forward to your return visits...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Jackson for what we had hoped would be an exciting day of snowshoeing. We had been here before to cross country ski, but never to focus on snowshoeing and were very disappointed with our experience. First we encoutered a very...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. We here at JacksonXC pride ourselves when it comes to great customer service, We are sorry to hear that your experience at our front desk seemed abrupt.We will address this issue. We have over 45 kilometers of trails strictly for...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently visited Jackson. First morning I had reserved a private guide for a two hour snowshoe tour at Jackson XC. Rob took my wife and I on a deserted trail where we did a refreshing tour of the backwoods area including...More

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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your kind review! Rob is a hoot and he truly enjoys taking our snowshoeing guests on treks here at JacksonXC! We look forward to your return visit in the future!

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Rented snowshoes and hiked to the cocoa cabin. A beautiful cold day in the woods. Could not have been nicer.

Thank Peter P
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JacksonXCSkier, Manager at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review! It has been a great season here on the trails of JacksonXC! We are happy to hear you had the chance to visit our very popular Cocoa Cabin! We look forward to seeing you on the trails in the future!

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I joined the Friday Gliders group this winter for weekly guided ski tours. We were fortunate to have a staff of friendly, experienced, and enthusiastic instructors leading us. They made each week an adventure. I was particularly impressed with the organization and careful choice of...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

First of all, I will admit I made an honest mistake and it turned ugly. However, two of the woman that work at the facility began to insult me in front of my family and the other guest inside the lodge. I explained my mistake...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

It had been over 25 years since we last tried this and were pleased with our experience in Jackson. The trails are beautiful (just like we remembered) with a hot cocoa warming hut, and serene offerings throughout. The well groomed trails helped these rusty skiiers...More

Thank Patti N
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