Mount Snow - Ski Area Guide

Mount Snow, United States

Ski Resort - 48km of Piste (580m to 1,100m). Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

One of Eastern USA's largest resorts and Vermont's closest big mountain to the major metropolitan areas ( 2.5 hours from Boston, 4 hours from New York City or 1.5 hours from Albany ). The resort took over operation of Carinthia ski area in '86 and Haystack in '91 and was taken over itself by the American Skiing Company in 1996. The resort hosted the 2000 and 2001 ESPN Winter X Games.

 Mount Snow Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Mount Snow is 3cm, expected on 18 February, with around 3cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Mount Snow Ski Facts
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Intermediate Skiers

Mount Snow Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Mount Snow
26Black Pistes
69Red Pistes
39Blue Pistes
48kmDownhill Pistes
1kmCross Country Pistes
23Ski Lifts

Mount Snow Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Mount Snow
520mMax Vertical
1100mHighest Lift
580mLowest Piste
580mResort Altitude (Mount Snow)

Mount Snow

The American Ski Resort of Mount Snow has direct access to 48km of downhill skiing, with 145 individual pistes, served by 23 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

There are two Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Mount Snow are perfectly feasible.

Skiing in Mount Snow

Mount Snow offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Mount Snow

Building upon the success of the East's first snowboard park, Un Blanco Gulch, with over 25 different freestyle elements, Mount Snow in Vermont, USA has added The Gut, a 120 metre (400 foot) halfpipe groomed by Mount Snow's Pipe Dragon, and the first halfpipe in Vermont illuminated for night boarding. It also has its own lift. Mount Snow also has enhanced snowmaking facilities covering 85% of the resort. For the serious 'boarder, Mount Snow has a dedicated team of instructors, the Ride On Pro staff who offer guaranteed learn to ride schemes. Mount Snow will also host a number of snowboarding events through the season including a leg of the American Pro Snowboard Series National Championships.

Mount Snow in brief

Mount Snow Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Good for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Good for Snowboarding.

Mount Snow Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Mount Snow.

Usual opening - Late Nov.

Usual closing - Early April.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Mount Snow.

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Mount Snow Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Mount Snow is able to augment natural snow, with 1500 Snow Cannons.

Mount Snow Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 23 Ski Lifts of Mount Snow are able to uplift 36,252 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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