Northeast Passage

Join UNH's Northeast Passage at Its Winter Carnival/Ski-A-Thon at Attitash Bear Peak Jan. 25

By Sharon Keeler
UNH News Bureau
(603) 862-1566

January 17, 2002

DURHAM, N.H. -- Join skiers and boarders of all abilities at Attitash Bear Peak for a day of fun, and raise money for a good cause at the same time.

Northeast Passage, a program of the University of New Hampshire and an affiliate of Disabled Sports USA that provides recreational opportunities for people with disabilities, is holding its annual Winter Carnival/Ski-A-Thon Saturday, Jan. 25, 2003. Raise a minimum of $100 and get free skiing for the day, along with lunch, après ski party, T-shirts and prizes.

Team packages for four adults are $300, and family fun packages are $300 for two adult lift tickets and two children¹s lift tickets.

The more money people raise, the more prizes they qualify for, including backpacks, skis, snowboards, and Northeast Passage prize packages. Additional prizes, including a kayak, will be raffled.

Grand prizes for the top fundraisers include golf and accommodation packages.

Sponsors for the event include Fire on the Mountain Ski & Sport of Dover, 100.3 WHEB of Portsmouth, Granite Sports magazine and Bottom Line Technologies of Portsmouth.

Register online at, or call 603-862-0070.

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