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Monday, April 13, 2015

"Which month is it?" A smiling skier asked me as he came off the hill yesterday.  After 20 feet of snow and hardly a melt, the depth on the mountain is still incredible and this weekend we enjoyed sunny skies and temperatures reaching into the 50s.

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Sweet Spring Moments

Friday, April 3, 2015

The end of March is always a bittersweet time for me, and it is symbolized by our annual pond skimming.  It is sweet if you get over, and bitter if you do not. I was fortunate to get across this year, with room to spare.
Bicknell's Thrush

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Reckless Skiing

Thursday, March 26, 2015

In recent weeks, we have received complaints from first-time as well as veteran skiers about reckless skiers and riders. Some have complained of near-misses, and others of being hit by another skier or boarder. The vast majority of our skiers and riders adhere to the Skier Responsibility Code. And over the years, we have had very few reported collision injuries. This winter is no different. However, the complaints from guests are more frequent, and we are taking them seriously.

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Moose, Spring, and Season Passes

Thursday, March 19, 2015

It is really exciting to see a moose, and we have seen our share of them at Sugarbush in the past few years. As fun as it is to see one, please remember that they are huge animals and can be dangerous.  It is important to give them a wide berth and never come between a calf and a mother. 

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The Sweetest Month of March

Friday, March 6, 2015

When I attended Deerfield Academy, our Headmaster, Frank Boyden, drilled into us to never pass by litter without picking it up.  I have always been appalled by littering, especially when it comes to our beautiful mountain. I have historically seen a lot less litter here at Sugarbush than at many mountains, and I think that is due to the respect that most people have for this Valley.

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About Win Smith
President & Owner

So what would you expect a former Executive Vice President of Merrill Lynch to do when he retires? Lay low in the islands? Nope. He moves north and works seven days a week right here at Sugarbush. Check out what he's been thinking.

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