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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

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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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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

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Happy (Early) Father’s Day!

Top 10 Gifts for Dad Fathers can be tough to buy for, but we’re here to help with the Top 10 Gifts for Dad. Whether you’re spending quality time together or treating him to a stress-free guys’ weekend, give him a gift he’ll brag about. Treat Dad to a round of golf at a championship course with scenery to match. http://www.stratton.com/events-and-activities/golf/index.aspx Help him get back … Continue reading Happy (Early) Father’s Day!

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Stratton Receives Award for Most Improved Carbon Footprint

By Liz Millikin This week, the Vermont Ski Areas Association announced the winners of the second annual Green Mountain Awards for Environmental Excellence at Vermont Ski Resorts. Across the state, resorts went head to head in the hopes of winning a coveted award for environmental stewardship. Stratton Mountain is proud to say that we won the award for Most Improved Carbon Footprint. In the last … Continue reading Stratton Receives Award for Most Improved Carbon Footprint

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CONTEST: Look back to GoPro

Face it, you’re not ready to let go of winter. It’s okay. Neither are we. Help keep winter alive by sharing your favorite memories from this past season. Share videos or photos of your best powder turns, bump runs, slalom gates, ski or snowboard school lessons and après… anything and everything that made your winter unforgettable. To sweeten the deal, one person will win a … Continue reading CONTEST: Look back to GoPro