Tag Archives: Okemo

Sports
May 14, 2015

2015 OVGC men’s league underway

LUDLOW – The first round of play in the 2015 Men’s League at Okemo Valley Golf Club took place on Tuesday, May 5. The team scramble from various tee boxes launched the quest for the Commissioner’s Cup. Snagging the top spot for the night…

Sports
May 7, 2015

Okemo Valley and Tater Hill golf clubs open

LUDLOW – Okemo Mountain Resort has embraced spring with the opening of its two golf courses, Okemo Valley Golf Club, in Ludlow, and Tater Hill Golf Club, in Windham. Okemo Valley is open with all 18 holes of play and Tater Hill is offering play…

Hops in the Snow draws hundreds despite cold
Local News
April 1, 2015

Hops in the Snow draws hundreds despite cold

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW–People love a cold beer, even if icy temperatures dominate a spring afternoon.

With the success of the annual Hops in the Hills beer festival in the summer, marketing professionals at Okemo Mountain Resort decided to see if it would work in…

Sweet sounds rock the Okemo Valley
Local News
March 19, 2015

Sweet sounds rock the Okemo Valley

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Switchfoot frontman Jon Foreman had the crown singing along at Okemo’s Sugardaze festival, March 14.

By Juliette Kapitan

LUDLOW—Okemo Mountain hosted a free music event Saturday, March 14, featuring local band CK3, Brad Corrigan of Dispatch and…

Skiers and riders enjoy powder conditions
Local News
February 19, 2015

Skiers and riders enjoy powder conditions

Photo courtesy of Okemo Mountain Resort

A snowboarded emerges from deep powder  at Okemo Mountain Resort last week.

Bitter cold temps put a damper on visits, but conditions among the best in the country

Okemo instructor asks: “Why do we ski?”
Sports
February 11, 2015

Okemo instructor asks: “Why do we ski?”

By Kim Nania

I never really thought about how bizarre our sport is until this winter, when I became a ski instructor. We wake up early to stuff ourselves into layers of clothes, to imprison our feet in plastic dungeons of doom (ski…

Après adventures and activities abound in our area
Column
February 11, 2015

Après adventures and activities abound in our area

Photo by Robin Alberti

Kids prepare for a guided snowmobile tour driving their own small sleds at Vermont Snowmobile Tours in Killington. Child size snowmobiles are available at Killington and Okemo.

By Karen Lorentz

It’s called après-ski—the…

Okemo superpipe makes season debut
Sports
January 28, 2015

Okemo superpipe makes season debut

LUDLOW–Okemo Mountain Resort’s Amp Energy Superpipe made its season debut on Tuesday, Jan. 20. Measuring 500 feet in overall length, the Amp Energy Superpipe has 18-foot high walls and a span of 54 feet between decks. The slope angle is 16 degrees, achieved with…