NORDIC VENUE DIRECTIONS

*From Fryeburg Academy*
Approximate travel time by car from Academy in parenthesis

 

Stark's Hill  Twin Brook  Pineland Center  Lake Region  Libby Hill / Gray

Black Mtn.  Telstar  Whitaker Woods  Jackson XC  Great Glen

Gould Trails  Bear Notch  Riverside

 

Stark’s Hill – FA’s Home Course (3 min)          Map to Starks

         Heading north on Route 302: Travel through the light in town Fryeburg and take the first left onto Oxford Street (just beyond Norway Savings Bank).  Oxford Street will immediately fork and stay to the right onto Smith Street.  Follow Smith Street to its end in about a half mile where it will take a very sharp left hand turn at a blue factory building called Forest Industries.  As the road turns head straight, to the right of the blue factory, toward B & C Autobody (tan colored building).  Follow the side road past B & C toward the oil tanks in front of you.  You may park anywhere there is room.

 

Twin Brook – Cumberland, ME (1 hr, 10 min)

        Take 302 East to Windham.  In Windham turn left onto 115 to Gray.  In Gray stay straight ahead (through the lights) on 115.  About 6 miles outside of Gray bear right onto Route 9 toward Cumberland Center.  Greely High School is on the left in a couple of miles.  After the High School take the next left (at lights) onto Tuttle Road.  Twin Brook Recreational Facility is on the left in a couple miles.

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Pineland Center – Pownal, ME (1 hr, 5 min)

        Take 302 East to Windham.  In Windham turn left onto 115 to Gray.  In Gray stay straight ahead (through the lights) on 115.  In about 2 miles outside of Gray turn left onto Depot Road.  Follow Depot Road to its end at the intersection of 231.  Turn left and then immediately turn left again on to Morse Road.  Pineland Center is now on your right, turn right into the campus. The Touring Center and trail parking are just ahead on the right. 

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Lake Region High School – Bridgton, ME (30 min)

        Take 302 East to Bridgton and continue toward Naples. The High School is on the left about 5 miles outside of Bridgton.  The ski trails are located behind the High School.

 

Libby Hill Trails / Gray High School – Gray, ME (1 hr)

        Take 302 East to Windham.  In Windham turn left onto Route 115 to Gray.  In Gray, travel straight through the lights at the Turnpike entrance, then turn left at the next set of lights.  Immediately you come to a third set of lights, turn left again onto Route 26.  Travel over Turnpike in about a mile, then past the Fire station.  Take the next left after Fire station on to Libby Road which is the entrance to the Gray High School and Middle School.  The ski trails start at the Middle School which is 1/4 mile down Libby Road. 

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Black Mountain of Maine – Rumford, ME (1 hr, 20 min)

        Take Route 5 to Stoneham and continue on 5 as it turns left (at the famous sign) to Bethel.  In Bethel turn right onto Route 2 east to Rumford.  At the bottom of the hill, as you come down into Rumford, turn left onto Isthmus Road.  Isthmus Road will wind its way out of town and eventually take a sharp right.  Black Mountain Ski Area will be a left hand turn off Isthmus Road about 4 miles outside of Rumford.   

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Telstar High School - Bethel, ME (55 min)

        Take Route 5 to Stoneham and continue on 5 as it turns left (at the famous sign) to Bethel.  In Bethel turn right onto Route 2 east.  Go over the highway interchange and take the next right at the Norway Savings Bank.  Take this connector road to Route 26.  Turn left onto Route 26.  Telstar High School is on the left in about 1 1/2 miles.  The ski trails are located on the athletic fields at the high school.

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Whitaker Woods – Conway, NH (25 min)

        Take Route 302 west to North Conway.  Travel through the lights by the Eastern Slope Inn.  The Whitaker Homestead Recreational Facility is just beyond the Eastern Slope Inn on the right (entrance is diagonally across from the Big Apple Store).

 

 

Jackson Ski Touring Foundation - Jackson, NH (35 min)

        Take Route 302 west to Glen, NH.  In Glen turn right onto Route 16 north to Jackson.  In Jackson travel past the first entrance to Route 16 A (at the red covered bridge) and then past the golf course.  Take the next right which is also Route 16 A (across from the gas station).  The parking area for the Jackson Ski Touring Foundation is on the right in about 1/8 mile across from the J-Town deli.

 

Great Glen Trails - Gorham, NH (50 min)

        Take Route 302 west to Glen, NH.  In Glen turn right onto Route 16 north to Jackson.  Continue through Jackson toward Pinkham Notch.  Travel over the notch past Wildcat Ski area.  Great Glen Trails and Outdoor Center (located at the Mount Washington Auto Road) is on the right about 2 miles past Wildcat.

 

Gould Academy Trails - Bethel, ME (50 min)

         Take Route 5 to Stoneham and continue on 5 as it turns left (at the famous sign) to Bethel.  As you are coming into Bethel the Bethel Inn Golf Course will appear on your right about 1/2 mile before you come to the intersection with Route 2.  Across from the golf course turn left onto Grover Hill Road.  The ski trails entrance is just up the hill on the right.  There are parking lots on both sides of the road.

 

Bear Notch Touring Center - Bartlett, NH (35 min)

          Take Route 302 N to Bartlett, NH.  Bear Notch is on Route 302 on the left about 1 mile north of the center of town.

Riverside Municipal Golf Course - Portland, ME (1 hr, 10 min)

         Take Route 302 S to Portland.  Turn left onto Riverside Street (just before you pass under the Turnpike/Route 95).  Riverside Golf Course is about 3/4 mile ahead on the left.)