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Venture Vermont: Stratton Snow-Making Pond

If you’ve ever wondered about the science behind snow making, you’ve probably wondered where the water that makes the early season snow comes from.¬†For this Venture Vermont, you can relax and enjoy the pond that helps get snow on the mountain each fall, just a short drive from the Stratton Village. Location If you are starting at the Village, travel down the access road until … Continue reading Venture Vermont: Stratton Snow-Making Pond

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Is your safety first…or second?

By Courtney DiFiore The sun sits high in the sky all by its lonesome filling the air with a dry heat. Beads of sweat drip down my neck. I reach for my canteen only to be disappointed by its light weight. Where has all the water gone?! Perched on the top of Stratton Mountain, I moan about my lack of preparation, forgetfulness and my thirst. … Continue reading Is your safety first…or second?