First opened in 1954 as a small ski resort with basic facilities, Mount Snow has grown tremendously over the years. From its initial seven trails and four lifts, it now boasts a whopping 145 trails, 23 ski lifts and 757 acres of ski-able land. Facilities have undergone constant upgrades and improvements and there are now four different lodges to enjoy. The resort is situated in the Vermont’s Green Mountains.
Mount Snow is located at an elevation of 1900 ft, with a vertical drop of 1700 ft. It caters for both skiers and snowboarders and has great facilities for freestylers. These include four terrain parks, a 400 ft super pipe, a half pipe and a jib park. If you’re looking for something different, you can try ice skating, sledding, snowmobiling, bowling, snow tubing and bowling. There is even a movie theatre where you can keep up with the latest releases. The trails are rated 22% beginner, 49% intermediate, 26% advanced and 3% expert. This means that you’ll find something to enjoy no matter what your skill level.
Once you’ve worked up an appetite on the slopes, you can head to any of the mountain’s great restaurants and diners. Herriman’s Restaurant & Pub, Grand Country Deli & Convenience Store, Cabana Bar & Grill, Fairway’s Restaurant and Mount Snow Banquet Facility are a few places that are always popular over the holiday period.
In the summer months the resort stays open but the activities change somewhat. Instead of skiing, you can go hiking or mountain biking or you can play a round or two of golf on the resorts great golf courses. There is also plenty of shopping to enjoy as well as a variety of relaxing spa treatments to savour.
Over the years Mount Snow has seen some explosive and fun variations on the holiday theme. However, while the exterior of the resort has continued to change, the heart has remained the same – fun-loving and dedicated. Book your stay at Mount Snow in southern Vermont today.