King Pine News

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

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.

1617 Liftopia Best In Snow Awards
Posted On Jan 31 2017

King Pine has been recognized as the #2 Beginner Friendly and #5 Family Friendly ski areas in the North East, winning 2016-17 Best in Snow Awards, Powered by Liftopia.

“We’re proud to earn this recognition,” said Thomas Prindle, Director of Marketing for King Pine Ski Area and Hoyt Family businesses. “Considering Liftopia’s wide-reaching audience and direct customer database of skiers and snowboarders, these awards are uniquely different from other popular ski reader-based or simple online voting rankings.”

Posted On Jan 24 2017

Approximately 20 ski instructors will be at King Pine Ski Area this weekend seeking their Alpine Level 1 certification from the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA). Examiners from the Eastern Division of PSIA will spend two days evaluating the candidates against national certification standards for ski teaching.

Posted On Jan 9 2017

Fifteen U.S. ski racing clubs were awarded a total of $54,500 in Ski Racing Safety Grants to purchase safety netting to line training and racing courses. Recipients included the racing program at King Pine Ski Area at Purity Spring Resort in East Madison, New Hampshire.

Posted On Dec 27 2016

King Pine Ski Area at Purity Spring Resort was the first in New Hampshire to be 100% open operating its available 6 lifts servicing all 17 groomed trails Monday morning, December 26. Long known for its family-friendly atmosphere, affordability, ski school and race programs, King Pine has also become recognized for its consistent snow conditions, quality grooming and snowmaking capabilities. Favorable fall and early-winter cold temperatures contributed to extensive snowmaking allowing King Pine to have all of its lift-serviced skiing, snowboarding and snowtubing open.