Mount Snow, VT (Nov. 22, 2012) – Mount Snow opened for the 2012/2013 winter ski and snowboard season today under cloudless skies that attracted a core group of snowsport lovers to help kick the season off. The resort started the day with guests riding the first chair on the Canyon Express breaking through a banner emblazoned with “We’re Open!”
Guests enjoyed soft snow on seven trails covering almost 30 acres of skiable terrain on two mountain faces, including a terrain park at Carinthia for the freestyle enthusiasts that frequent Mount Snow.
Lift tickets for opening day, through the week are $49 for adults (age 19-64), $39 for youth and seniors (age 6-18, 65+), $30 learning terrain-only (Discovery Shuttle Triple) and kids age five and under always ski and ride for free.
Events for opening weekend include a Turkey Hangover Hill Climb on Friday, Fireworks display on Saturday and grand opening celebrations for The Cupola retail shop as well as the Snow Barn nightclub. For more information on opening weekend, snow conditions and deals visit www.mountsnow.com.