Date: January 26, 2013
Conditions: Man-made packed powd...
Ski Sundown is a small ski area located in New Hartford, Connecticut. There are 15 trails, 14 which are lighted for nighttime skiing. In terms of difficulty, nine of the trails are easier, three are intermediate and three are difficult.
Popular trails include Tom's Treat, which winds its way down the mountain for one mile and includes a mini terrain park (1.6 km), and Gunbarrel, a steep pitch straight down the mountain which does races as well. The ski area features two terrain parks, the easier on Tom's Treat, and an expert terrain park on the black diamond run Stinger. Five lifts service the mountain, with three triple chairs, one double chairlift, and a conveyor lift. Ski Sundown has 65 acres (260,000 m2) of skiable terrain. Ski Sundown also includes 14 out of 15 trails lighted for night skiing, usually until 10 PM (12 am on New Years eve)