snow making pond stratton

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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Goggle Tan For All

By Courtney DiFiore It’s that time of the season – spring skiing! Spring means Stratton’s Annual Pond Skim. This event is a personal favorite because it’s full of thrills, chills and spills. I also really like it for the costumes. After my failed crossing last year (look for me, I’m the pizza slice!), I’ve compiled some helpful tips to keep dry this time around. Be … Continue reading Goggle Tan For All


Things to do in Southern Vermont – Stratton Snowmaking Pond

By Courtney DiFiore The sun is high in the sky, the air is still and you’re sweating buckets…what do you do? No, you don’t run inside to the comfort of your air conditioner. The answer I was looking for was “What is the Stratton Snowmaking Pond Alex.” Many people will tell you it’s a popular spot and I suppose it is; however, I’ve been there … Continue reading Things to do in Southern Vermont – Stratton Snowmaking Pond