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Okemo to open Thursday

Owners of snow sports shops have to be really happy today. Why? The first arrival of fresh snow … the best advertisement you can ever hope for getting people excited about the upcoming ski and

How to buy half-price ski lift tickets

The preliminary list of dates for ski areas offering discounted lift tickets is out. And again, it’s absolutely the BEST DEAL going! We’re talking about more than 50 percent off  tickets at such prime

Killington to use cow manure to power ski lift

Riding Killington’s K1 gondola this winter will be a mooving experience. Sorry for the pun, but I  couldn’t resist it when I read the Vermont’s ski resort’s announcement today that it plans to power

Ski season ending with a whimper

Who’s still skiing and snowboarding in New England? Mostly those with season passes, locals, college kids looking for some fun on spring break or strong-legged baby boomers who have second homes in

Deep snow and deep discounts

Now that New England areas have finally picked up some deep, natural snow, what on earth are you waiting for? March is shaping up to be the best month of the entire ski season. And it looks to get

Mt. Snow deals; $29 next Wednesday

Here’s a lift ticket deal worth taking a day off next week. To celebrate Leap Day – Feb. 29 – NEXT WEDNESDAY … Mount Snow in southern Vermont will be selling lift tickets for $29. That’s a great

Big snowstorm looming?

This morning, WTNH New Channel 8 Meteorologist Gil Simmons was talking about the possibility of a major winter storm that COULD affect the Northeast Sunday. At this stage, Gil said it’s a “tough call”

Check out these classic rock skis

Looking for a new pair of skis to Get Yer Ya Yas Out? Then check out these classic rock skis…. Rolling Stones K2 Side Show Skis. The cost? $875 … probably the price of a VIP ticket for a likely

Finally, a powder day!

Finally. We’re skiing and snowboarding on “pow pow” today!!! And just when we were starting to think winter wasn’t going to return to New England. This weekend is probably the best one, condition

More ski terrain open for the weekend

Thanks to some fresh snow (and more still coming down), trail counts are increasing across Ski County. Video was shot Thursday at Sugarbush in Vermont. Up to 10 inches of snow fell across northern New