There are 23 slopes to choose from and 5 ski lifts at the close by ski hill Crotched Mountain. Crotched Mountain has on average 9 feet of good snow every year and has a good 875-foot drop from top to bottom. 78% of the 75 acres of skiable terrain at Crotched Mountain is green and blue, good for kids and novices. 22% of the slopes on the other hand are advanced and expert and good for experienced skiers. There's
a good grade V stretch of whitewater nearby on Contoocook River - North Branch, the 6-mile-from-beginning-to-end Route 9 and 123 to Hillsboro Fire Station portion.