Free skiing at Mohawk Mountain Saturday

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Mohawk Mountain in Cornwall will be offering free skiing and snowboarding on Saturday. All you have to do is show up, go to the ticket window inside the lodge and they give you a FREE lift ticket. Yes, free! The adult tickets are normally $56 for eight hours, $51 for four hours. On its web […] [Read More]

Springing back to peak conditions

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When it comes to spring skiing and snowboarding, conditions don’t get better than this in the East. Ski areas were already in great shape before a late winter snowstorm dumped up nearly 3 feet across northern New England. Yes … three feet in the last week! Take that Global Warming! The snow not only created […] [Read More]

Great weekend for skiing and snowboarding

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It was a tough early morning commute to work, but how can I complain about fresh snow. Connecticut and much of New England got another round of snow this morning that should make the weekend skiing and snowboarding even sweeter. Northern New England and New York areas have been steadily picking up several inches of […] [Read More]

Act fast to get cheap Stratton tickets

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Here’s a deal worth jumping on quickly – half price lift tickets for Stratton Mountain resort in southern Vermont. For a limited time Stratton, long a favorite of Connecticut skiers and snowboarders, is selling the steeply discounted tickets for March dates on its website. How cheap? $38 midweek; 50 percent off. $40 to $69 on […] [Read More]

Deep snow and deep discounts

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Looks like ski areas in New Hampshire and Maine are going to get lots of snow this weekend from the nor’easter starting to take shape. While Connecticut will likely get just dreaded rain, N.H. and Maine could get more than a foot of snow. Most areasĀ  in Vermont should get a few inches. It’s been […] [Read More]

The best deals during Presidents Week

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Ski resorts are busy this week with many schools off (again) for Presidents Week. Lucky for them because its peak snow conditions across New England and New York. And there’s an increasing chance that northern ski resorts could be hit with a major winter storm this weekend. Keep your fingers crossed. Unfortunately, it’s also the […] [Read More]

Being safe and smart on the slopes

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It’s National Safety Awareness Week (from Saturday to Jan. 26), a time when ski resorts remind us that skiing and snowboarding can be dangerous if we don’t follow the rules and play safe. Whether it’s skiing too fast and out of control or heading into the woods out of the ski area’s boundaries, there are […] [Read More]

Kids pay their age at Mount Snow Sunday

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C’mon, the kids have been bugging you for weeks to take them skiing or snowboarding. So why not do it on Sunday at Mount Snow in southern Vermont with this great deal: Anybody 18 and under can get a full day lift ticket for the price of their age! If they’re 13, their ticket costs […] [Read More]