Gunstock Ski Area Snowboarding

The 2nd most popular snowboarding destination in New Hampshire.

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North of Concord and northeast of Laconia near Gilford, the Gunstock ski area has 51 runs spread across 220 acres served by 7 lifts that access a maximum vertical drop of 1,400 feet.

The Blundersmoke Park has a wall, rails, boxes, and more. Spend more time in the air at the closest 12 acre park north of Boston. It is a good playground for beginner air or big air, jumps, rails, kickers, gaps, and tables.

To reach the snowboarding at Gunstock ski area from US93, use Exit #20 to SR3. Head northeast on SR3 for about 8.5 miles through Laconia. Turn right heading east on SR11A (aka Gilford Ave) toward Gilford. Continue northeast on SR11A through Gilford as it winds east around the mountains and becomes Cherry Valley Road. The Gunstock Nordic Center is on the right about 3.6 miles past Gilford.

Overall, Gunstock Ski Area is the 2nd most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 19 snowboarding resorts in New Hampshire.


Local Contact(s):  Gunstock Ski Area (603) 293-4341; NH Tourism (800) 88SKI-NH.

Recommended Book:  "Snowboard Resort Guide 2016" from Chris Gill

Best Season:  Jan. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Sun Valley Cottages (603) 366-4945

Luxury Loding:  The Inns And Spa At Mill Falls (800) 622-6455

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  43.54555, -71.36477

Date Published:  1/5/2016

Date Updated:  7/30/2016

ID:  12221

Gunstock Ski Area Snowboarding Map