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
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?