Tag Archives: Skiing

Bolton Valley, VT 17APR2014

Yesterday was quite a cold April day, cold enough that the temperature in the Bolton Valley Village never got anywhere near the freezing mark – it never even reached 25 F.  Anticipating that the cold temperatures would mean maintenance of … Continue reading

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Stowe, VT 16APR2014

It’s continued to be a fairly slow April for snowfall, even in the mountains, and through the first half of the month there haven’t been any major spring snowstorms.  The mountains received a few inches in the middle of last … Continue reading

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Stowe, VT 12APR2014

Based on the forecast, it looked like today was the pick of the weekend for spring skiing, offering sunshine and mountain temperatures in the 40s and 50s F depending on elevation.  There was also a good freeze overnight last night, … Continue reading

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Bolton Valley, VT 06APR2014

This weekend’s storm brought some snow on its front end Friday night, with more than a half foot over at Sugarloaf in Maine.  Over here in the Green Mountains, it was mostly a mixed precipitation event, although it was cold … Continue reading

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Stowe, VT 30MAR2014

I was a little concerned about the potential ski conditions at Stowe today based on what I’d seen at Bolton Valley in the morning, and asked E if she was thinking of cancelling the BJAMS ski program in the afternoon.  … Continue reading

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Bolton Valley, VT 30MAR2014

Our latest winter storm to come into the area was lean on cold air, bringing the potential for mixed precipitation into the picture.  The northern Vermont resorts managed to get some snow accumulations though, with 5 inches reported by Bolton … Continue reading

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Stowe, VT 23MAR2014

Today will simply have to go down as one of the best days of the season at Stowe; I just can’t see how it wouldn’t.  Another half foot of snow fell overnight, bringing snow totals to 20 inches in the … Continue reading

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Bolton Valley, VT 22MAR2014 (PM)

Seeing that the Timberline Quad had recently started running as we were heading down the access road after our morning ski session, really got me thinking about heading back up to take advantage of the opportunity.  So, after a quick … Continue reading

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Bolton Valley, VT 22MAR2014 (AM)

We had a winter storm at the end of the week that brought over a foot to some of the local ski resorts, and it created quite a powder day by Friday morning.  Fortunately (for some of us that didn’t … Continue reading

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Stowe, VT 16MAR2014

Overnight we had one of those classic Northern Greens mini upslope snow events – the kind that almost seem to come out of nowhere and drop localized fluff bombs of Champlain Powder™.  We’d been up at Bolton Valley yesterday from … Continue reading

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