Getting down in the Snow Barn at Mount Snow as seen in this photo from ... I'd say the Seventies.

Nor’easter gives ski resorts big boost

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We can thank this week’s nor’easter for giving the ski season a big bump. Northern New England ski resorts received more than two feet of snow that allowed many areas to double the amount of terrain open. WEATHER: A near perfect weekend to go skiing or snowboarding. Partly to mostly sunny skies with temps in […] [Read More]
Okemo hopes to open the Jackson Gore area (seen in the distance) this weekend.

Ski or ride for $39 at Okemo on Sunday

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So, how’s it looking for skiing and snowboarding this weekend? It all depends on the day and exactly where. In southern New England it looks like a rainy Saturday, but Sunday will be sunny. Farther north, there will be mixed precipitation on Saturday and on Sunday, there will be sunny skies with temps in the […] [Read More]
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Okemo in Vermont has some of the best deals of the day for Cyber Monday.

Cyber Monday deals on ski lift tickets

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It’s Cyber Monday and yes, some ski resorts are offering great deals on lift tickets. Some of these Cyber Monday deals are very sweet, especially if you’re planning to visit a ski resort during a holiday period when lift tickets are at premium prices. Here’s a few: VERMONT Okemo a three pack of all ages, […] [Read More]
a run full of fun switchbacks that take you back to the top of the Super Bravo lift. From here, choose from Downspout, Domino, Snowball, Murphys Glades or Lower Jester.

Discounted Sugarbush, VT tickets end today

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Here’s a deal worth considering, especially if you’re thinking of skiing or snowboarding in Vermont during the holiday season or Presidents Week. And today is the last day you can purchase this big break on lift tickets. It’s a pack of four lift tickets for Sugarbush in north central Vermont that can be used any […] [Read More]
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Check out Mohawk Mountain's LIVE CAM.

Two Connecticut ski areas start season today

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It’s time to hit the slopes in Connecticut today. Mohawk Mohawk in Cornwall kicks off its its season today with 10 inches of fresh, natural snow atop a machine-made base. It will have four trails open, including Mohawk, a top-to-bottom run. Today (they’re calling it White Friday), Saturday and Sunday, it will be offering mid-week […] [Read More]
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LIVE CAM at Woodbury.

A thankful start for skiing, snowboarding

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  We’re off to a nice start to the 2014-15 ski and snowboard season! And it’s going to get sweeter with some fresh snow in interior New England. We can thank the cold temperatures, some natural snow and the hard work of snowmaking crews across the Northeast. So what’s open and what can we expect […] [Read More]
A skier carves some first turns of the season on one of four trails open at Killington in Vermont.

First New England ski resorts open

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It’s the first weekend of skiing and snowboarding in New England! Killington in Vermont and Sunday River in Maine has kicked off their season limited terrain open. How limited? Just one trail for Sunday River; four for The Beast (Rime, Reason, Upper Great Northern and Upper East Fall). Killington’s open terrain is in its North […] [Read More]
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Best preseason discounts on ski lift tickets

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One of the biggest gripes about skiing or snowboarding is the high price of lift tickets. With single day tickets at the top resorts well in the $80 to $90 range, it’s easy to see why people complain about the cost. But honestly, you’d be crazy to spend that much money because there are so […] [Read More]