About The Balsams
The Balsams Wilderness is a magnificent 15,000 acre private estate high in New Hampshire's White Mountains. This classic destination resort provides its guests the ultimate winter vacation, offering 15 alpine trails and three glades with a vertical drop of 1,006 feet, a full-service base lodge, 75 km of tracked and groomed cross-country skiing trails, ice skating, guided natural history tours, three rooms of live entertainment and choice-of-menu dining at breakfast and dinner. All of this and friendly, considerate guest service are included in The Balsams Wilderness American plan rates. The Balsams Wilderness recently received the National Ski Area Design Award in recognition of its architectural style and unique historic preservation. Called "one of the world's 12 poshest ski resorts" by SKI Magazine, The Balsams Wilderness also is considered one of the top cross-country ski resorts in North America.