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Trail Report 3/3

Oak Hill Stadium - Groomed for Skate - 3/1 | Groomed for Classic - 2/28 

10K - Groomed for Skate - 3/3 (Upper portion only) | Groomed for Classic (Upper portion only) - 3/3

5K - Groomed for Skate - 2/28 | Groomed for Classic - 2/28

2.5K - Groomed for Skate - 2/28 | Groomed for Classic - 2/28

Garipay Field - Groomed for Skate - 3/3 | Groomed for Classic - 2/26

E. Golf Course - Groomed for Skate - 3/3 | Groomed for Classic - 2/26

W. Golf Course - Groomed for Skate - 2/5 | Groomed for Classic - 2/5

Ready for the 2021-2022 season? Purchase your pass now!

Visit our online store: HERE

CLOSED for the Season

Thank You for a successful year and hope to see you in 2022-2023 season

You may now purchase group lessons on our online store.

DOC House at 10 Hilton Field Road (Please use the side entrance to the building)

Hours: Winter Term ONLY

10am-6pm Tues - Fri

9am-5pm Sat/Sun

CLOSED Mondays

Ice Skating: Closed

The Dartmouth Cross Country Ski Center maintains 30 kilometers of groomed cross country ski trails on Oak Hill, the old golf course and Garipay Field in Hanover, New Hampshire. We also offer ice skating on Occom Pond for ice skating. The Cross Country Ski Center has two facilities. One is based out of the DOC House on Occom Pond, which provides equipment rentals for skiing, skating, and other winter activities. The other facility is at Oak Hill, which offers groomed nordic trails and many great programs throughout the winter!

Contact Information:
Email : dxc@dartmouth.edu

DOC House on Occom Pond : 

Address: 

10 Hilton Field Road

Download a trail map (JPG, 0.7 MB).

For downhill/alpine skiing and snowboarding, visit the Dartmouth Skiway.

XC Ski Package Full Day
Children up to 12 $10
Dartmouth Students FREE
Adult $20
Senior (65 and over) $15
Snowshoes or Ice Skates Full Day 
Children up to 12 $5
Dartmouth Students FREE
Adult $10
Senior (65 and over) $7
Hockey Sticks  
  $2

Ski Passes

Season Trail Pass Before
12/15
Starting
12/15
Adult $140 $160
Dartmouth Employee $99 $140
Dartmouth Students FREE FREE
Juniors (6-17)/Seniors (65 and over) $89 $99
Family/Household Max $325 $355

 

Day Passes Full Day
Child (0-5) Free
Junior (6-17) $5
Dartmouth Student FREE
Adult $15
Senior (65 and over) $5

Reciprocity for Season Trail Pass Holders (Due to interstate Covid Guidelines, these may change frequently)

50% off all season with your DXC Season Pass

Eastman XC
Gunstock Nordic
Great Glen Trails
Jackson Ski Touring
Mount Washington Valley Ski Touring
Nordic Skier Wolfeboro XC
Waterville Valley Adventure Center
Purity Spring XC & Snowshoe Reserve

Dartmouth Cross Country Touring Center Instruction and Programs

Private Lessons (Not being offered 2021-2022)

Whether you've never skied, or you're looking for help to get you to the next level, we've got you covered! (Private lessons are by appointment only so please call head to reserve your space!)

Private Lesson Pricing : $40/hr for first person ; $30 extra per additional person (Rentals and Trail Pass separate)

*Package Deal (Best Savings!)*

$65 for 1 hour private lesson PLUS trail pass and rentals!

Programs

*Coming Soon

Oak Hill Ski Touring Center Trail User Guideline
1. Downhill skiers have right of way
2. Ski on the right and pass on the left
3. Adjust your speed to the conditions
4. When overtaking announce your presence by stating “on your left”
5. Assist any injured person in need of help.
6. Respect the Classic tracks – do not skate or snowshoe across them
7. No walking on ski trails
8. When stopped move to the side of trail
9. Do not walk dogs on any part of the ski trail


Oak Hill Fat Bike Policy 
To better focus our grooming efforts at the Dartmouth XC Ski Center, fat biking is currently disallowed. We recommend going to the various great trails at Boston Lot, The Greens, Ascutney, & Parcel 5 to fat bike. 

Occom Pond 

Bring the whole family for cross country skiing, skating and sledding. • Skates, snowshoes, and skis are available for rent. Skates sharpened while you wait.

Winter equipment available for rent:

mountain snowshoes, backcountry ski packages, lanterns, mountaineering boots, clothing (mittens, jackets, etc.), tents, stoves, sleeping bags, and more!

Perfect Weekend Activities! • With an open fire to keep warm and great fun for everyone, the Cross Country Ski Center is the perfect place for families or groups of friends to come spend their Saturdays. We offer a social atmosphere and friendly staff.

 

 

 

Last Updated: 3/11/22