By Courtney DiFiore The stories I’ve heard simply because I took the time to ask and actually listen still surprise me. Everyone seems to have their own unique way of entering into the world of snow sports. Allison Cummings is no exception. She began to ski at the age of 3 in her Connecticut backyard. Eventually she migrated north and started lessons at Timber Ridge. … Continue reading Meet the Women of Stratton – Allison Cummings
By Courtney DiFiore In two weeks it will be December 14, a day for women on skies everywhere. On this day girls will not only go to the bathroom in groups but also make turns in large packs showing off their skill and awesome abilities. What day is this exactly? International Women’s Ski Day of course. In honor of this epic day, Stratton is highlighting … Continue reading Meet the Women of Stratton – Lucia Wing
By Anne Reynolds Season greetings! It’s time to think of others. Right? As much as I gripe about holiday shopping, I really do love buying gifts for people. It’s the one time of year when I get to force my taste on others and there is literally nothing they can do about it. Holiday etiquette requires that you express unbridled joy and gratitude when opening … Continue reading How Will You Give This Season?
By Lauren Suriani Who doesn’t love a good meal, especially when it’s delicious? Last night the marketing team at Stratton got a chance to try out the new restaurant located in the Stratton Village, The Fire Tower Restaurant & Tavern (formally Organic Pizza Company). If you were around at all this summer, you may have noticed some commotion in the village and a lot of … Continue reading The Fire Tower Restaurant & Tavern
By Tyler Lewis Now that the season has begun, what are you looking forward to most? First day on the slopes? Powder day? Après ski? Season firsts are great, I think about them all the time. One of the things I look forward to most is opening day at the mountain. I usually start the countdown to opening day in late August, right when the … Continue reading Season Firsts – Stratton Mountain Edition
By Tyler Lewis Everyone’s got one, what’s yours? Huge breakfast? Ski movies? Waxing? My first day rituals start 14 hours before first chair. I throw on my favorite snowboard movie That’s It That’s All and pack my gear bag, making sure to remember all the new gear I got in the offseason. Once my gear bag is ready to go, I make sure my snowboard … Continue reading First Day Ritual
By Tyler Lewis and Adam Gray (aka. your 2013-14 Season Snow Reporters) Between picking out a costume and preparing for a party you can spend hours researching and preparing to make sure you do it right. Lucky for you we’ve already compiled some of the best winter costume and party ideas all in one place. If you’re anything like us in the Snow Reporting office … Continue reading Halloween Bash Done Right