What a fantastic Easter Friday for skiing and riding at Killington.
With many schools and businesses closed for the Easter weekend, the
slopes of Killington were crowded with families taking advantage of
prime spring skiing conditions under full sunshine.
The windows are wide open in the office. I went, unsuccessfully,
hunting for a pair of shorts earlier this afternoon. Spring has
arrived at Killington. When we departed the inn this morning, at
8:50 AM, the temperature under sunny skys had already reached 58
No matter what the outcome, history was made yesterday at
Killington. Before a gathering of several hundred people from the
Killington community, the management team of the Killington Resort
completed the exorcism of past questionable management practices
and announced a series of bold and far reaching steps to return
Killington to its rightful place as one of the top ski resorts in
the United St.
Here we go again! After a great week of skiing and riding that saw
conditions vary from mid winter to pure spring, Mother Nature is
sending Killington a late season gift that will keep the resort
going for weeks.
It has been a fantastic week of late winter skiing and riding in
Killington. Last weeks snow storm, a bubble of cold sunny air, and
continuous snow making set up the Killington resort for a great
week of skiing and riding.
Irish eyes are smiling.... Today was the perfect post snow storm
ski day in Killington. With the fresh powder days right after the
storm behind us, the Killington Resort was awash in silky soft
Resplendent in a retro onesy, the Bagel returned for the spring
skiing season at Killington after wintering in Florida. What a day
he picked for his return! You would be hard pressed to find a
better day to ski at Killington.
Do I need to say more? With the storm exiting the area, the
restaurant at the Birch Ridge Inn will re-open tonight for regular
dinner service starting at 6:00 PM. If you are planning to come to
Killington, now is the time! Where ever you may be, get out and
enjoy the winter season.
5:00 PM Update Blowing and drifting snow continues. Snow
accumulation over the last 3 hours was approximately 1 1/2
(Snowstake at 13 inches versus 2:00 PM report of 11 1/2 inches).
Radar from weather.
Kudo's to the Killington Resort for a fabulous ski day at the
resort. It is hard to believe that it was only 2 weeks ago when the
snow stake at the inn was at 21 inches. Much has changed since
then. Today was a glorious day to ski at Killington.