No matter how old you are, a Maine family vacation is an exciting experience for all of your loved ones. There are countless things to do in Ogunquit, Maine, during the winter months that are considered kid-friendly activities, such as winter sports for kids! Children love putting their skills to the test with skiing, snowboarding, tubing, and more! While all visitors have their own interests and budget, our team here at Footbridge Beach Motel is positive that your Maine family vacation this season will be legendary. If you’re bringing young children on vacation this year, learn about winter sports for kids.
Powder House Hill
South Berwick’s local attraction, Powder House Hill, is roughly 30 minutes away from Footbridge Beach Motel. This popular ski hill was named because of the historic gunpowder storage facility that used to sit on Butler’s Hill. When you visit Powder House Hill today, you’ll see three trails, an old-fashioned tow rope, and a 175-foot vertical decline! There are two intermediate level hills and beginner level hill. If skiing doesn’t sound exciting to you, there is also one gigantic sledding area. Powder House Hill takes pride in the fact that they don’t produce fake snow; They solely rely on natural snowstorms for a successful winter sports season during your Maine family vacation.
If you’re looking to try winter sports a little closer to Footbridge Beach Motel, plan on visiting Mount Agamenticus. Visitors particularly love Mount Agamenticus because of its low, manageable slopes. Mount Agamenticus is also located in the perfect spot to view Acadia National Park and the New Jersey Pine Barrons all in one place! Mount Agamenticus designates each trail to a specific winter sport, so the slopes stay in excellent condition. Be sure to read the sign before skiing so we can maintain Mount Agamenticus’ beauty for many years to come!
The winter sports for kids we recommended just a couple of activities for you to explore during your Maine family vacation. We have many more kid-friendly activities where those came from! Begin planning your Maine family vacation visit Footbridge Beach Motel’s website or give us a call at 207-646-2796.