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  • 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…

Skiing at the Rutland Country Club
Looking Back
January 21, 2016

Skiing at the Rutland Country Club

Back when I was a young child in the 1950s you could downhill ski in Rutland City. The Rutland Country Club on upper Grove Street was the spot for this unique opportunity. Many of the local kids had their first experience on skis at…