King Pine News

Keep up to date with all the latest events, awards and happenings at King Pine Purity Spring Resort.

WMUR Best Ski Area Number Two Graphic
Posted On Jan 11 2020

East Madison, N.H. (January 11, 2020): King Pine Ski Area has been recognized among New Hampshire’s best in a recent WMUR “Viewer’s Choice 2020” Facebook poll. On Friday, January 10, King Pine Ski Area was listed as number two among the top five “Best Ski Areas” according to viewers of WMUR. In weekly posts, WMUR viewers and Facebook followers are asked to comment and indicate in their opinion the best in New Hampshire for whatever category should be chosen that week.

Conway Daily Sun Best Of Award logo
Posted On Aug 26 2019

Pine Brule won "Best Downhill Ski Trail" in this year's 2019 Conway Daily Sun's "The Best Of Mt. Washington Valley 2019 Readers Choice Awards". First-timers and families love family-owned King Pine Ski Area for its friendly, knowledgeable ski school and easy, gentle learning terrain, while more advanced skiers and snowboarders can enjoy steeper trails like Pine Brule, voted this year’s #1 Best Downhill Ski Trail.

Posted On Jan 1 2019

In an article titled "Five little gems that are simply grand" published online October 29, 2018, Boston Globe contributors Diane Blair and Pam Wright included King Pine among "five small but mighty New England ski resorts, where glitter and gloss are replaced with character and charm." Speaking to the fact that "...littler resorts are often less crowded, usually cheaper, laid-back, and kid-friendly", the article went on to highlight King Pine Ski Area,

November Snow at King Pine Ski Area
Posted On Nov 16 2018

It's a Snowvember to remember indeed and we've decided we're going to join in on winter's early start. King Pine will now open for skiing & snowboarding the weekend of Saturday, December 8 and Sunday, December 9!

WMUR 5 Best Viewers Choice graphic
Posted On Jun 18 2018

East Madison, N.H. (June 15, 2018): Purity Spring Resort and Danforth Bay Camping & RV Resort have both respectively been among the top five New Hampshire’s best in recent WMUR “Viewer’s Choice 2018” Facebook polls. On Friday, June 8, Danforth Bay Camping & RV Resort was listed as number four among the top five “Best Campgrounds” and then on Friday, June 15, Purity Spring Resort was also listed number four among the top five “Best Wedding Venues”.

Peter Villeneuve, Melanie Villeneuve, Sarah Buswell, Linc Gauthier, Jacques Villeneuve and Lucie Villeneuve with the new van purchased by Cynthia's Challenge
Posted On Jun 15 2018

East Madison, NH (June 14, 2018): Cynthia's Challenge, a 24-hour Ski-A-Thon held this past March 2018 at King Pine Ski Area delivered on the promise to purchase a $65,000 handicap van for a local family in need. On Wednesday afternoon, June 13, the handicap van was presented to the Villeneuve family at King Pine Ski Area. The $65,000 raised at the ski-a-thon covered the cost of a handicap van for 9-year old, Jacques Villeneuve of Freedom, NH.

Cynthia's Challenge current and past recipients
Posted On Mar 20 2018
East Madison, NH (March 20, 2018 - Cynthia's Challenge, a 24-hour Ski-A-Thon, took place Friday, March 16 through Saturday, March 17 reached the goal of raising $65,000.
Posted On Jun 15 2017

East Madison, N.H. (June 15, 2017): Purity Spring Resort is among New Hampshire Magazine’s Best of 2017 Editor’s Picks for "Fun & Adventure" category recognized as the best “Ski-In and Ski-Out Resort”.

Cynthia's Challenge Faith Holt
Posted On Mar 21 2017

Cynthia's Challenge, a 24-hour Ski-A-Thon that took place Friday, March 17 through Saturday, March 18 raised over $50,000 and is still accepting donations. Over 250 skiers and snowboarders from near and afar registered and participated in the 24-hour event.

Cynthias Challenge Faith Holt Button Logo
Posted On Feb 28 2017

Cynthia’s Challenge has recently been approved by the State of New Hampshire and the Internal Revenue Service as an official non-profit 501(c)(3). Cynthia’s Challenge was created in an effort to help ease the financial burden of children and their families encountering the staggering expenses associated with special medical needs. Cynthia’s Challenge is supported by King Pine Ski Area hosting a 24-Hour Ski-A-Thon with the support of local businesses and the community.