Tag Archives: Skiing

Letter
May 5, 2016

A perfect record: Skiing every day

Killington continues to deliver the longest season in the East; conditions and temp better than reported Dear Editor, I have seen photos of Don McNeil (a.k.a. Shortski) in The Mountain Times more than once this year along with commentary that he has perfect attendance at…

Local News
April 7, 2016

Early birds save big on next season’s passes

By Karen D. Lorentz

While the effects of a wacko winter—it was unusually warmer, less snowy and more erratic temperature wise than previous weird winters—hasn’t gone by yet, the offer of early-bird season passes is marching on.

Actually, the major ski areas with huge snowmaking…

Killington and Shortski reach 100 days of skiing and riding
Sports
February 17, 2016

Killington and Shortski reach 100 days of skiing and riding

Courtesy of Rob Kovalesky

Don McNeil a.k.a. “ShortSki” (center) achieved the milestone of being the first to reach 100 days of skiing out of 100 days of operation. That’s perfect attendance!

KILLINGTON — Sunday, Feb. 14, Valentine’s Day, marked…

The best time ever to discover snowsports is now
Sports
February 12, 2016

The best time ever to discover snowsports is now

 Courtesy of Karen D. Lorentz

A Killington Resort instructor leads a Learn to Ride class, as participants stand atop their snowboards. Killington offers lessons for skiing and snowboarding.

By Karen D. Lorentz

When it comes to winter sports that exude excitement…

Remembering a serendipitous first day of skiing at Pico
Sports
February 9, 2016

Remembering a serendipitous first day of skiing at Pico

By Karen D. Lorentz

The northern view as seen from 49er on Pico thrills the soul and makes riding and skiing sensational.

By Karen D. Lorentz

Remember the excitement of the first day of school? The trepidation?

Well, getting out on…

Sports
February 2, 2016

World Cup Wednesday Ski Bum Race Series: Jan. 20

SNOWBOARD – A

Women

1. Pam McNeil, Sweet Peaks. Time: 30.48

2. Heather House, Gorillas In The Mist. Time: 30.75

3. Jessi Travers, RAMROD. Time: 33.26

4. Kim Williamson, TBD. Time: 34.13

Men

1. Steven Kelly, RAMROD. Time: 25.37

2. Aaron Moulton, RAMROD. Time: 26.05