Waterville Valley, NH, is a four-season resort, in a valley surrounded by mountains. The alpine ski area has hosted world cap races, national snowboarding & free style events. It is an ideal family ski area, with lessons in all disciplines, for all ages. It has a day-care facility as well. The XC skiing center is equally impressive. The Tennis Center is rated among the best 25 in the world. Waterville supports a network of hiking trails and mountain bike trails (high bike trails are accessible by a chair lift). Renters must pay a guest fee, but receive access to the Athletic Club (pool, weight room, spa, tennis, etc) and the Ice Arena. The nine-hole golf course and the sixteen clay tennis courts are open to the public. The house itself has a netted tennis practice area, with ball machine (also good for baseball batting practice). The house is walking distance from tennis, golf and all Village activities. It is 1.5 miles from the Alpine Ski Area (use own vehicle or public shuttle).
Other Activities: wildlife viewing, racquetball, kayaking, snowboarding, basketball