Waterville Valley Ski Area
Waterville Valley Resort in Waterville Valley, New Hampshire
Painted in 1989
Location: Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, U.S.
Nearest city: Plymouth
Coordinates: 43°57′55″N 71°31′40″W
Vertical: 2,020 ft (615 m)
Top elevation: 3,840 ft (1,170 m) (lift-served) 4,004 ft (1,220 m) (summit)
Base elevation: 1,820 ft (555 m)
Skiable area: 220 acres (0.89 km2)
Runs: 50 , 14% Novice , 64% Intermediate , 22% Expert
Longest run: 1.9 miles (3.1 km)
Lift system: 2 HS Quads, 2 Triples, 3 Doubles, 1 Platterpull, 1 T-Bar, 2 J-Bars
Terrain parks: 6
Snowfall: 148 inches (3.8 m)
Night skiing: No
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Legendary Ski Artist James Niehues
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