Tag Archives: CCC

Mountain Meditation
September 28, 2018

The New Deal’s Vermont legacy

By Marguerite Jill Dye

We paid a visit to the Bennington Museum, eager to see the paintings and prints of “Crash to Creativity: The New Deal in Vermont,” which is on exhibit through Nov. 4.

At the entrance to the museum I…

Mountainous CCC Road to reopen before Memorial Day
Local News
May 18, 2017

Mountainous CCC Road to reopen before Memorial Day

By Karen D. Lorentz

The high elevation CCC Road between North Shrewsbury and Route 100 in Plymouth will reopen this month, according to Stewardship Forester Lisa Thorton of the Rutland office of the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation (FPR).

Thorton said in an…

  • Okemo at 60: a story of lofty aspirations and success
  • Okemo at 60: a story of lofty aspirations and success
Local News
January 27, 2016

Okemo at 60: a story of lofty aspirations and success

Courtesy of Karen D. Lorentz

Photo One: The latest in technology for getting passengers to the top of the mountain is the heated-seat bubble chair at Okemo.

Photo Two: Tow ropes were an early way to get up the…