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Kelly’s Blog: It Snowed Again

Feb 10, 2014 |

2.10.14   This morning I woke up to 3" of fresh, blow away, snow on my car.  I saw Chris Shea in the base lodge and he said that he had 10" at his home in Woodford.  So as we jumped on the lift we were hoping that elevation may be our friend and t

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Kelly’s Blog: I Believe in Groundhogs

Feb 4, 2014 |

2.4.14  I am ready for a weather pattern change and I am thinking that February could be our snow storm month.  Our reliable, yet conservative meteorologist is saying Mount Snow will get 9-13", later this evening and into Wednesday. And there is al

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Kelly’s Blog: While You Were Sleeping

Jan 28, 2014 |

Anywhere you go these days, the talk is about the cold temps.  Great if you are snow enthusiasts but this year the combination of cold temps and a shortage of natural gas and propane has energy costs sky-rocketing. At Mount Snow we use electrici

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Kelly’s Blog: Downright Balmy

Jan 24, 2014 |

I just wanted to check in and let you know that despite what the media is saying, it has been a chilly but really nice experience on the hill this week. The sun has been a big help. Yesterday I had to break out the hand warmers but I still refuse to

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Kelly’s Blog: Calling All Passholders

Jan 20, 2014 |

You are invited to Season Passholder Appreciation Weekend!  This year it will be held February 1 & 2.  It is open to all passholders so here is your chance to join us for AM Express, no matter what kind of pass you have.  If you are a midweek

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Kelly’s Blog: Girl Talk

Jan 17, 2014 |

As a woman running a ski resort, from time to time, people ask me if it is hard fitting into an industry predominantly run by males.  My reply has always been, “no.”  At times my job is hard but not because I am a woman.  I've grown up (starte

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Kelly’s Blog: Brags for our Snowmakers

Jan 13, 2014 |

Jan 13, 9 am:  When we shut down snowmaking on Friday, based on the long-term forecast, we did not think we would fire up again until Tuesday or Wednesday.  However, the forecast was wrong and yesterday afternoon  a short window to make snow prese

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Kelly’s Blog: Renovate Trails…check!

Jan 9, 2014 |

1.9.14  We've had our share of ups and downs this season.  It seems like every time we get the mountain into perfect shape, it warms up and rains.  And then drops to below zero 12 hours later.   I'm running out of fingers to count these reoccurri

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