Skiing Near Boston: 8 Mountains within a 3-hour Drive

Blue Hills Ski Area: Located in the Blue Hills Reservation, this classic ski area offers 16 trails with a vertical drop of 309 feet.

Nashoba Valley Ski Area: Just a short drive away, Nashoba Valley features 17 trails and New England's largest snow tubing facility.

Ski Bradford: A small but charming ski mountain near Boston, Ski Bradford covers 60 acres of skiable terrain with 15 trails, all illuminated and equipped

McIntyre Ski Area: Located in Manchester, New Hampshire, McIntyre Ski Area is perfect for beginners and families.

Wachusett Mountain: A family favorite for day trips, Wachusett Mountain offers 27 trails, three high-speed chairlifts, and multiple dining options.

Pats Peak Ski Area: An independent resort offering 28 trails and a vertical drop of 770 feet, Pats Peak is ideal for beginners

Mount Sunapee: Located on Lake Sunapee, Mount Sunapee boasts 66 trails and slopes covering 233 skiable acres.

Gunstock Mountain: Overlooking Lake Winnipesaukee, Gunstock Mountain offers skiing, snowboarding, tubing, and year-round activities