Category Archives: Mountain Update


Last week, I sent a heartfelt note to all of our groomers thanking them for their incredible work on the mountain.  While we had a great start to the year, it’s no secret that the jet stream  pounding the Northeast has been taking the moisture that normally hits our mountains and sending it up and around to […]


Mountain Update Dec. 24, 2014

Dear all, As we approach our busiest weeks of the season the mountains are in beautiful shape to welcome holiday guests. Buttermilk is 100% open with the exception of the terrain park and pipe.  Everything on Aspen Mountain is open with the sole exception of Niagra.  Across the valley at Aspen Highlands a bunch of […]


Mountain Update Dec. 18, 2014

Dear all: The understated Murray Cunningham (Powder Tours) describes this next storm cycle as “promising”.  On Saturday (20th) we’ll open another large swath of terrain as we push to 100% open. Aspen Mountain already approaches 90% open and patrol is working on last pockets of the Glades and Jackpot.  At Highlands Child’s Play and Moment […]