STOWE, Vermont — Construction has officially begun on the new Base Camp at Spruce Peak, the future base lodge that will serve as Stowe Mountain Resort’s primary source for skier services. The facility will include restaurants, a bar & lounge, indoor & outdoor fireplaces, rental & repair shops, retail, tickets, and year-round conference & event space. The beautifully designed building will be located adjacent to the new ‘Over Easy’ gondola, providing convenient access to the slopes of both Spruce and Mount Mansfield. The proposed opening date for the new base lodge is next ski season, 2008/2009. Spruce Base Camp will be the second major component of Spruce Peak at Stowe to open, along with Stowe Mountain Lodge which is opening this ski season.
About Spruce Peak at Stowe
Spruce Peak at Stowe is an intimate alpine neighborhood nestled at the foot of Stowe Mountain Resort in Vermont. A ski-in/ski-out, golf-in/golf-out community, Spruce Peak at Stowe offers a vibrant cultural experience and unprecedented access to four-season recreation. Based on an award-winning master plan, the 35-acre development demonstrates a genuine commitment to environmental stewardship. The heritage of Stowe’s legendary mountain and the allure of its authentic Vermont town – combined with a new level of sophistication – will create a resurgence of the ???classic??? that is Stowe.
The new community, the improved mountain experiences, the enhanced access to outdoor recreation and the new cultural opportunities are igniting Stowe with fresh energy and reinforcing its recognition as one of the world’s finest resort destinations. For more information, visit www.sprucepeak.com.