The Old Colony Ski Club is a group of skiers
and would-be skiers whose purpose is to further the interest in skiing and make skiing more
enjoyable and less expensive for the average enthusiast.
The Club is incorporated in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
and maintains a lodge
in North Woodstock, New Hampshire which is approximately 150 miles from Boston
and is 10 miles south of Cannon Mountain in Franconia, New Hampshire, and 3
miles west of Loon Mountain in Lincoln, New Hampshire. The lodge is a 19 room
building accommodating 65 persons and is available to members for summer and
fall activities as well as during the ski season. Many activities are enjoyed by
members throughout the year, both locally and in New Hampshire.
The Old Colony Ski Club is operated as a non-profit
corporation on democratic principles with each member equal within the
organization. Annual dues cover the indirect costs of the Club including
meetings, repairs, improvements to the lodge, correspondence, taxes, insurance,
mortgage payments, and upkeep of the grounds. However, the direct costs of
operating the lodge is borne by those members using the lodge.