By: Maureen Cronin A cold clear night – a full moon – and a group of 20-25 men, women and children, wanting to experience winter in Vermont. I started leading snowshoe tours with a group of instructors from the sports center some 10-12 years ago. Back then we hiked the Stratton Golf Course on our way to Pearl Buck’s house where we enjoyed hot chocolate, … Continue reading Time To Rethink Your Saturday Night Plans
By Courtney DiFiore (with some help from Craig Panarisi, Shannon Greene and Tom Kajah) It truly is the people of Stratton that make our resort so special. Our employees embrace the Be. culture and all that it entails. Everyone has this need for adventure, to be outdoors and active and they share it with our guests. It’s pretty contagious (in a good way!). I love … Continue reading It’s The People That Make Stratton So Special
By Jeff Cavagnino Stratton takes safety very seriously. We commit much of our training and orientation of staff each year to safety. We strive to keep our employees safe and the same goes for our volunteers. We have 60 paid and volunteer ski patrollers. We have 40 volunteer safety patrollers. They put in countless hours making sure trails are safe before we open, staffing our terrain … Continue reading Know The Code
By Jeff Cavagnino In order to fully enjoy the mountain, it’s a good idea to get a plan together. It’s important to do your homework and learn where to go once you arrive and where things like rentals, ticket booths, Mountain Sports School, Base Lodge are so you can get on the hill faster. Having the proper clothing and gear can really make or break … Continue reading Didn’t Your Mother Always Tell You Safety First?
By Courtney DiFiore We love Hercules because… It gives us a reason to celebrate – champagne powder anyone?! We love face shots. The powder is plentiful. We can explore the trees. It’s a great movie…duh. See some video footage from this weekend here! Continue reading Why We Love Hercules
By Courtney DiFiore It’s that time of the year when the warm fuzzys and hot chocolate fill us up from head to toe and we can’t help but pass along the joy of the holiday season. I witnessed a simple act of kindness just the other day that I in turn paid forward to another. A coworker was out in the parking lot brushing off … Continue reading Pay It Forward This Holiday Season
By Courtney DiFiore Born and raised in New York City, Sarah Nasoff isn’t the typical city girl; she enjoys being outdoors and in the mountains. The oldest of three girls, Nasoff is very close with her family which includes a rescue dog named Abby. We love doggies here at Stratton! Nasoff grew up skiing the west coast. “Coming from a family of skiers it was … Continue reading Meet the Women of Stratton – Sarah Nasoff