Skiing down Heaven's Gate at Sugarbush in Vermont.

Get ready for a snowy weekend at ski areas

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Our snow dreams are about to be answered! A pre-winter storm is expected to drop up to a foot or snow across New England this weekend. Ski areas from Connecticut to Maine will get a much needed dump of snow that will help expand terrain. Looks like it will be a sweet “pow pow” weekend, […] [Read More]

Cyber Monday brings lift ticket bargains

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It’s been a great season, so far, with highly discounted lift tickets. There’s more options and lower prices this season. Today, Cyber Monday, is one of the best times to snare some great lift ticket deals. Not every ski area has Cyber Monday deals, but what the following links demonstrate is that you should never […] [Read More]

Where to ski and snowboard this weekend

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There’s a big change in the weather coming this weekend with the return of cold temperatures and some snow in Ski Country. Several inches are snow are expected in the mountains of northern New England tonight through Saturday night. Temps will be in the single numbers Saturday night. To be honest, Sunday’s going to kind […] [Read More]

Stratton starts season with cheap lift tickets

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Stratton in southern Vermont starts its ski/snowboard season on Saturday. On its Facebook page, Stratton said, “For those of you already planning your Saturday runs, we are guaranteeing 11 trails for opening day! Terrain will include intermediate and advance runs on the upper mountain and beginner terrain off of the Cub Carpet. This is all […] [Read More]

Sliding to the end of the season

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There’s still plenty of good skiing and snowboarding in the Northeast, but the number of people visiting ski areas is decreasing. With temperatures rising, flowers starting to bloom and grass growing greener, people’s thoughts are now turning to spring. With fewer people showing up, ski areas making the decision on whether to stay open or […] [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]

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]