Tag Archives: Okemo

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…

Top Event: Let It Glow!
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
January 15, 2015

Top Event: Let It Glow!

Sunday, Jan. 18

Okemo Mountain Resort will host a mind-bending landscape of light set to music with its first-ever “Let It Glow” laser light show spectacular at 7 p.m. Guests will feel immersed in a laser canopy of light and sound as colorful…

Okemo introduces kids’ snowmobiling
Local News
December 24, 2014

Okemo introduces kids’ snowmobiling

LUDLOW – Okemo Mountain Resort has added kids’ snowmobile tours to its lineup of winter activities for families visiting the popular ski and snowboard resort. Pint-sized Polaris snowmobiles travel at a maximum speed of 8 mph. Kids love the look and sound of the…

Sunburst officially opens
Sports
December 18, 2014

Sunburst officially opens

The Grand Opening of Okemo’s Sunburst lift was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13.

Owner Tim  Mueller smashed a bottle of champaign on one of the support towers to officially christen it, and Owner Diane Mueller did the ribbon cutting. The event happened to correlate…

Sports
December 18, 2014

Okemo re-energizes commitment to terrain parks

LUDLOW–Okemo Mountain Resort is re-energizing its commitment to provide skiing and riding guests with superior terrain parks through a partnership with Snow Park Technologies and the introduction of a new on-mountain parks and pipe management team.

Leading the charge is Mark Fiori, an Okemo…

Vermont ski resorts posts record number of early openings
Featured
November 25, 2014

Vermont ski resorts posts record number of early openings

Coming off not only one, but two near record breaking seasons with over 4.5 million skier visits each, Vermont is once again paving the path to a stellar ski and snowboard season. The state boasted 12 resorts open for skiing, riding and even Nordic skiing…

Okemo opened Sunday with 11 trails
Local News
November 19, 2014

Okemo opened Sunday with 11 trails

LUDLOW – Okemo Mountain Resort opened for skiing and riding on Sunday, Nov. 16. Four Okemo Mountain School students were the first in line to earn first-chair bragging rights. They ripped through a banner that welcomed snow-loving guests to the start of winter and…