The Little Luxuries

By Charlie Reetz There are a lot of great things that we as a skiing/snowboarding community can enjoy. Fresh powder over corduroy or vice versa is just one example. Greater luxuries include massages, fine dining or soaking yourself in a hot tub after an amazing day of skiing. This is the following list of smaller luxuries that I personally enjoy. The smell of fresh ground … Continue reading The Little Luxuries


Holiday Deals & Steals

  The Stratton Gear Guide is here to help you outfit your adventure. You’ll find all these package deals and more in the Stratton Village. Valid December 8 – 21 Syd & Dusty’s – Buy a Board, boot and binding package & receive 10% off your purchase. Lole – Buy any 3 long underwear garments and receive 20% off your purchase. Dashing Bear – Buy … Continue reading Holiday Deals & Steals


True Life: Being A Stratton Snow Reporter (the quick version)

By Charlie Reetz 4:30 am: I’m waking up while my coffee machine automatically brews a few cups of coffee. The Weather Chanel gives me a few updates as I check my emails and Facebook. 5:25 am: Arriving at the office 5 minutes early is a must for me. Clock in and get to work. 5:30 am: Radio in to the grooming team and get the … Continue reading True Life: Being A Stratton Snow Reporter (the quick version)

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December Gear Guide

Find full descriptions of all featured items HERE! 1. Split Fish Board at Burton 2. Holden Rydell Jacket at Syd & Dusty’s 3. UVEX Snowstrike Variotronic Goggles at Head Case 4. Perrito Toddlers Jacket at The North Face 5. Lily Tote at Lole 6. Tela Pants at Dashing Bear 7. Smith I/O7 Goggles at Stratton Sports 8. Dart Night at First Run 9. Rossignal Performance … Continue reading December Gear Guide

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Meet Your New Snow Reporters

By Charlie Reetz and Kirby Daly To me the world is a visual place. When I was six years old I was fascinated when my grandfather bought a Pentax K1000 for my birthday and since then I’ve always wanted to put the world into frame. Every detail came into mind when taking a photo including lighting, positioning, depth of field, etc. The purpose is to … Continue reading Meet Your New Snow Reporters

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Haven Retreat

By Laura Munson We all need a safe Haven.  Somewhere to unplug from our busy lives, find inspiration, know that we’re not alone. I find that Haven in my writing, and have since childhood.  It’s my practice, my prayer, my meditation, my way of life, and sometimes my way to life.  Sometimes I write for myself– to dig deeper into my understanding of this beautiful … Continue reading Haven Retreat