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Mount Snow To Open Early This Saturday

Mount Snow, VT. – November 10, 2017 – Mount Snow is pleased to announce that it will open for skiing and riding this Saturday, November 11, 2017. A combination of favorable temperatures and a new snowmaking system which underwent $30 million in upgrades, will allow Mount Snow to open with the most terrain in the East at more than 100 acres.

 

“It’s really amazing to see this new snowmaking system in action,” said Erik Barnes, Vice President - General Manager of Mount Snow. “It will be an upgrade that our guests will benefit from all throughout the season, from day one through April.”

 

Planned terrain for opening day includes top-to-bottom skiing on Cascade, Canyon, Free Fall, and Long John, which has undergone an extensive widening project making it more accessible for beginners looking to explore the mountain from the summit. Additional trails planned for Saturday include Deer Run, River Run, Little John, and Launch Pad, with more terrain scheduled to open through the weekend and beyond.

 

Carinthia Parks, named the number one terrain park in the East by Transworld Snowboarding and Newschoolers.com, will also open with features from top-to-bottom on Gulch, along with additional features on Long John. With a planned total feature count of 14, Mount Snow will offer skiers and riders more variety than anywhere else in the East, with additional features to be added as terrain expands with snowmaking.

 

Mount Snow’s planned opening is Saturday morning. on November 11, 2017, falls on Veteran’s Day, and in honor of this anyone with a military ID is invited to ski and ride for free on Saturday.

 

For updated opening information and snow conditions, please visit: http://www.mountsnow.com/snow-report

 

About Mount Snow

Mount Snow is a premier four season resort located in the Green Mountains of Southern Vermont featuring four mountain faces of downhill skiing and snowboarding – including the East’s #1 Terrain Park, Carinthia – slopeside lodging and golf at the acclaimed Mount Snow Golf Club as well as flexible wedding and conference facilities. Other activities include snow tubing, ski lessons, snowboard lessons, downhill mountain biking and a full schedule of festivals and events. Mount Snow is a member of the Peak Resorts family. To learn more about Mount Snow visit mountsnow.com

 

 

Contact:

Jamie Storrs

+1.802.464.4203

JStorrs@mountsnow.com