This Abandoned Ski Jump in New Hampshire Will Make Your Stomach Sink
As the winter approaches, we’re guessing that a lot of New Hampshirites have snow on the brain. Skiing, snowmobiling, and snowboarding are all on the to-do list of winter lovers across the Granite State. While we were searching for new ways to enjoy the season, we came across this abandoned ski jump in New Hampshire. It was recently restored, but that doesn’t make us any less reluctant to even imagine going to the top in skis. What about you — could you stomach it? Also, be sure to check out the video of the jump being used in 2017 at the end of this article!
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
You can check out Sarah’s incredible jump and see the Nansen Ski Jump in action by watching this video:
The park is located at 83 Milan Rd., Milan, New Hampshire. While it’s currently the off-season, visitors are allowed to explore but don’t expect any rangers or comfort stations to be available.
For more information on the park, check out the New Hampshire State Parks website. Or, visit them on Facebook where you can learn about other state parks as well.
Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: [email protected]
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