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Mount Snow Ski Resort

Mount Snow Resort Guide

Mount Snow, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Mount Snow Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length48km
Highest Lift1,100m
Resort Height580m
 Nearest AirportsAlbany and Bradley
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Mount Snow at a glance

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.

 When will it snow in Mount Snow?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Mount Snow.

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Mount Snow Facts, Stats and Ratings

Mount Snow Rated

Ratings for Mount Snow
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

How High is Mount Snow?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Mount Snow
Highest Lift1,100m
Lowest Piste580m
Resort Altitude (Mount Snow)580m
Max Vertical520m

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Mount Snow Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Mount Snow
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
26
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
69
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
39
Downhill
Total Length
48km
Cross Country
Total Length
1km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
23
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Mount Snow Summary

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

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

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Mount Snow is 4km long and the most difficult run is the 'Ripcord'.

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.

When is Mount Snow open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Mount Snow.

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Early April.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Mount Snow.

Snow Making

Mount Snow is able to make snow, with 1500 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 23 ski lifts of Mount Snow are able to uplift 36,252 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Mount Snow?

Mount Snow is in Windham, Vermont, United States.

How can I get to Mount Snow?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Mount Snow are Albany, Bradley and Nashua (Boire Field). There are six airports within three hours drive.

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