Gunstock Mountain Resort - New Hampshire -
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Gunstock Mountain Resort
Town: Gilford, New Hampshire
Vertical Drop: 1400 feet
Top Lift Served Elevation: 2245 feet
Lifts Include: 1 detachable chairlift(s), 4 fixed grip chairlift(s)
Snowmaking: Yes
Night Skiing: Yes
Located on the southern shore of Lake Winnipesaukee, the county-operated Gunstock dates back to a Great Depression recovery project. The area features long intermediate trails with great views.
Average Percent of Terrain Open
December32%    (4 reports)32 Open
January67%    (8 reports)67 Open
February90%    (5 reports)90 Open
March92%    (5 reports)92 Open
Jan. 15, 2020 by newenglandskier13
Loose Granular, Frozen Granular
Jan. 1, 2020 by nhalex
Packed Powder, Variable Conditions
Dec. 31, 2019 by nhalex
Variable Conditions, Packed Powder
Mar. 14, 2019 by skidder
Wet Packed Powder, Spring Snow
Feb. 10, 2019 by skidder
Loose Granular, Frozen Granular
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Recent Articles
Gunstock Area Commission Discusses New Trails, Auto Road, Hotel - Jul. 31, 2020
Potential improvements could be funded with private capital.
Gunstock Area Commission Meetings Reveal COVID-19 Impact - May. 10, 2020
The resort has seen significant reductions in revenue and season pass sales.
US Department of Labor Inspection of Gunstock Questions Ski Instruction by Teens - Feb. 27, 2020
A federal inspector has claimed that lowering a chairlift safety bar is considered operating motorized equipment.
Management Shake Up at Gunstock - Jan. 18, 2020
Managers at the Belknap County run ski area have departed mid-season.
Gunstock's General Manager Announces Retirement - Sep. 4, 2019
Greg Goddard has worked at Gunstock for four decades.
County Delegation Denies Gunstock Loan Request - Jun. 12, 2018
Management was requesting the bridge loan for snowmaking and lift maintenance.
Belknap County Saddled with Half Million Dollar Loss at Gunstock - Apr. 29, 2018
Skier visits were down 11% as compared to last winter.
Belknap County Delegation Pursuing Changes at Gunstock - Nov. 21, 2017
The County Delegation and the Gunstock Commission have been at odds over payments, debt.
RFID Ski Pass Technology Growing in Popularity - Nov. 14, 2017
Ten ski areas are advertising RFID ticket systems this season.
Gunstock Agrees to Make Annual County Payment; County Approves More Debt - May. 24, 2017
A state representative unsuccessfully attempted to fire the Gunstock Area Commission for non payment.
Gunstock Mountain Resort News Page
Trail Map
2020-21 Gunstock Trail Map
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