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   New Hampshire: Loon Mountain Resort: Expansions
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North Peak at Loon Mountain Resort
North Peak Details
North Peak
Status:Open
First Season of Operation:1984-85
Lifts:1 chairlift
Terrain:Intermediate and expert trails
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Over a decade removed from the East Basin expansion, Loon continued its move to the east with the North Peak project, while also announcing plans to build hundreds of new condos.

Served by a new CTEC 4,805 foot long by 1,584 foot vertical triple chairlift, the new peak would become the highest in elevation at Loon. Though generally composed of expert pitches, a few blue square trails (such as Sunset and Lower Walking Boss) allowed intermediates a route down the complex.

In 2004, the triple chairlift was removed (eventually reinstalled at Shawnee Peak, Maine) and replaced with a new Doppelmayr high speed detachable quad, the North Peak Express.


The North Peak Triple circa the 1980s
The North Peak Triple circa the 1980s

North Peak in 1985
North Peak in 1985

The North Peak Quad in 2007
The North Peak Quad in 2007

The Sunset trail in 2007
The Sunset trail in 2007

North Peak in 2009
North Peak in 2009

Loon Mountain Resort Expansion History
Project NameSeasonStatus
Beginner Area at South Mountain2010sProposed
East Basin1968-69Open
North Peak1984-85Open
South Peak2007-08Open
West Basin1978-79Open
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Last updated: March 27, 2014

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