Tag Archives: Pico Mountain

Local News
August 22, 2018

For rent: Pico Mountain ski area

By Katy Savage

KILLINGTON—Sick of long lines to the chairlift?

For $6,500, you can have the entire base lodge and two lifts to yourself on Tuesday or Wednesday.

Pico Mountain is now available to rent this winter season.

Pico will provide food and an open…

Local News
June 13, 2018

John Cumming steps down as CEO of Powdr

On Thursday, June 7, Powdr announced key changes to its executive team, including that John Cumming, founder and chairman, will step down as CEO. Powdr is Killington Resort and Pico Mountain’s parent company.

Stepping up are Wade Martin, who has served as president of Powdr…

Special Olympics Vermont brings winter games to Pico

March 18-20—MENDON—Special Olympics Vermont presents the 2018 Winter Games at Pico Mountain, March 18-20. Athletes will compete in Alpine skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing. The snowshoeing portion of the events will be held at Mountain Meadows XC Ski Center.

Sunday will see the…

Local News
February 21, 2018

Kristel Fillmore: living her dream at Killington

By Karen D. Lorentz

KILLINGTON—With parents who were avid skiers, Kristel Fillmore was one of the lucky kids who skied from an early age. Although she was born in Somers Point, N.J., her parents took the family

to Pico Mountain where Fillmore learned to ski…

Local News
December 14, 2017

Pico plans opening day, weekend community “food raiser”

Pico Mountain is scheduled to kick off its 2017-18 winter season at 9 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 15. The fifth annual Opening Weekend Food Raiser will take place on Dec. 16-17, when discounted lift tickets will be provided in exchange for food donations for low-income Vermonters.

The Food Raiser is…

Veterans hit the slopes at Pico Mountain
Sports
February 22, 2017

Veterans hit the slopes at Pico Mountain

KILLINGTON— An abundance of snow and chilly temperatures could not keep Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veterans away from the slopes of Pico Mountain last week. Participants skied, snowboarded, and enjoyed the benefits of getting out of the house and connecting with fellow service members, according…

Q&A with Mike Solimano
Local News
February 1, 2017

Q&A with Mike Solimano

Editor’s note: Mike Solimano is the president and CEO of Killington Resort and Pico Mountain.

Mountain Times: Killington Resort has officially asked the town of Killington to help offset the costs of hosting another World Cup event next year with $100,000. The Select Board has…