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Night skiing at Great Brook Farm Ski Touring Center in Carlisle

Cross country skiing on a trail lit by lanterns is offered on Tuesday and Thursday nights at Great Brook Farm in Carlisle.
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Cross country skiing on a trail lit by lanterns is offered on Tuesday and Thursday nights at Great Brook Farm in Carlisle.

CARLISLE — Tired of the dinner-and-a-movie routine? Why not try a romantic evening away from the city? Great Brook Ski Touring Center in Carlisle (25 miles from Boston) offers cross-country skiing by lantern light on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, conditions permitting, beginning Dec. 1. Lanterns are lighted on the undulating one-mile Lantern Loop from sunset until 9 p.m. The experience is heightened during a full moon, which will occur on Dec. 17 and Jan. 16th. Evening ski pass $11, rental packages available for $14. 1018 Lowell St., Carlisle, 978-369-7486, www.greatbrookski.com

CAITLIN HURLEY