tourism http://nhpr.org en Harsh Winter Was Great (For The Ski Industry) http://nhpr.org/post/harsh-winter-was-great-ski-industry <p>It was a long, cold and snowy winter- that was good news for New Hampshire’s ski areas. Karl Stone, Marketing Director for Ski NH says the numbers are good for the resorts AND the state’s economy in general.</p><p><strong><em>How has the 2013/2014 season stacked up? </em></strong></p><p>Right now the numbers look really good… last year was our 5<sup>th</sup> best on record, and we’re tracking relatively even with that.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Ganley 46384 at http://nhpr.org Harsh Winter Was Great (For The Ski Industry) A State Known For The Outdoors Wants To Show Its Other Side http://nhpr.org/post/state-known-outdoors-wants-show-its-other-side <p>New Hampshire officials are hoping to start showing tourists the cultural side of a state best known for outdoor activities.</p><p>Skiing. Hiking. Kayaking. Fall foliage.</p><p>All things for which the state is known.</p><p>But tourism and cultural resource officials want to broaden that and make sure tourists know more about cultural activities.</p><p>They’re holding a series of statewide meetings at cultural spots around the state. That included Tuesday morning at the Littleton Opera House.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 21:03:27 +0000 Chris Jensen 16792 at http://nhpr.org A State Known For The Outdoors Wants To Show Its Other Side