Mountain adventure opens this weekend

By AlpineZone News |
May 25 2011 - 03:09 PM

Hancock, MA: Mountain Adventure at Jiminy Peak opens for the season this weekend, May 28, 29 and 30. Mountain Adventure includes 2 Parks in one location – Mountain Adventure Park and Aerial Adventure Park. Mountain Adventure Park features activities such as the Alpine Super Slide, Mountain Coaster, Euro-Bungy Trampolines, Kids Zone and much more. Aerial Adventure Park opened in the summer of 2010 and is a challenge course through the trees featuring 70 elements such as swinging logs, cargo nets, zip lines and more spread through 5 courses of varying levels. Lift-serviced Mountain Biking is available for experienced riders every day the mountain is open.

Mountain Adventure will operate weekends and holidays 10 am – 6 pm, through June 12th. Daily operations for both parks will begin on June 18th. The Berkshire Express scenic rides, along with Hendricks Summit Lodge, open for the season on July 1st. All operating dates and times are weather permitting. John Harvard’s Restaurant & Brewery and Christiansen’s Tavern will be open for dining throughout the summer. Lodging reservations are now being accepted for the summer season at and (800) 882-8859. For more information on hours and pricing, including special offers, are available online at .

About Jiminy Peak
Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort is located in Hancock, Mass., in the heart of the Berkshires. It is the largest ski and snowboard resort in southern New England and summer home to Mountain Adventure at Jiminy Peak, which includes Mountain Adventure Park and Aerial Adventure Park. Jiminy Peak is also the first mountain resort in North America to generate its own energy using alternative wind power. Jiminy offers 102 one-bedroom suites for event attendees as well as two and three bedroom vacation homes and condominiums for larger groups, and specializes in meetings and conferences for as few as 10 and as many as 440 guests. The resort includes a variety of meeting spaces, activities for guests of all ages, and full-service catering.