On April 12, 2017

Spring on the slopes

Spring is here and with it soft bumps for the Bear Mountain Mogul Challenge at Killington and a pond to skim at Okemo this past weekend. Looking ahead, Killington will host its pond skimming event this Saturday, April 15.

Such events have become annual rites of spring. Crowds turn out to watch and enjoy the relative warmth, spring skiing and riding, live music and perhaps a few adult beverages. This weekend will mark the 173th operating day at Killington Resort.

Photo by Jerry LaBlond
A Bear Mountain Mogul Challenge competitor on Saturday, April 8, pulls a 360 Iron Cross off a jump  mid-run to the crowd’s delight.

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