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Weekend outlook: Waiting for the snow

While it’s still early to tell exactly how much – if any – snow we’ll get from a weekend nor’easter, anticipation is building. That’s because if we get a significant snowfall it will guarantee a White

Weekend pick: Go Saturday

This weekend brings additional ski areas opening, some fresh natural snow and, unfortunately some rain Sunday. So Saturday will be the pick of the weekend with sunny skies in southern New England. I

How to buy lift tickets at half price

Do you really want to pay $89 for a lift ticket this season? You will if you blindly walk up to the ticket window at Stowe, Vermont on a Saturday. And you’ll have to fork over $79 if you do the same

The weekend’s looking good

After this week’s heavy rain soaked the Northeast, things are definately looking up for improved snow conditions this weekend. You can thank the cold temperatures that have allowed ski areas to lay

Stratton, Jiminy Peak, Smuggs now open

Now we’re on a roll! More Eastern ski resorts are open today after cold weather allowed them to fire up the snow guns. Stratton in southern Vermont, Smuggler’s Notch in northern Vermont and Jiminy

Weekend looks good for skiing/snowboarding

There’s some snow – and ice – in ski country today as northern New England makes the quick transition to winter. The National Weather Service has posted winter weather advisories until noon today

Mount Snow opens on Thanksgiving

Thankfully, cold weather has returned. And that means ┬áski resorts can again fire up their snowmaking arsenals and open trails … just in time for Thanksgiving. Mount Snow in southern Vermont is the

Okemo opens season

Today is opening day at Okemo in Vermont! Okemo will have two lifts, Northstar Express and the Glades Peak Quad, servicing four trails on the upper mountain; Buckhorn, Drop Off, Countdown, and Upper

Ski resorts set opening dates

Several ski resorts are on the verge of throwing out the first snowball of the ski/snowboard season! Killington in Vermont and Sunday River in Maine remain the only ski areas now open. But that will

What’s new at Vermont ski resorts

With the Vermont skiing and snowboarding season underway (Killington opened earlier this week), now’s a good time to take a look at ┬ásome of the changes at Green Mountain ski resorts. First, you won’t