Ski and snowboard enthusiasts from around the world:

We have been proud to provide you with free access to snow reports, resort guides and more, and we are beyond grateful for your readership and contributions to our community over the years.

Unfortunately given the changing media landscape, Mountain News Corporation has experienced financial declines in recent years. With additional economic challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic now facing our business, it is not financially viable to continue operating.

Mountain News Corporation and our OnTheSnow and Skiinfo websites will be shutting down. We will explore the possibility of selling, partnering, or contributing assets to another media outlet if there is an opportunity to allow for a consistent or enhanced online experience. For inquiries about Mountain News Corporation, please email Feedback_OTS@mountainnews.com.

We want to thank our loyal employees for their tireless work over the years to bring great information to all of you. We take comfort knowing that our collective passion for the sport of skiing and snowboarding will certainly live on.

We’ll see you on the mountain.


– Mountain News Corporation

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Elevation

  • 3344ft
    Summit
  • 2200ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 1144ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 4
  • 5
  • 3
  • 0
  • 7
  • 20
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    33%

  • Intermediate Runs

    38%

  • Advanced Runs

    21%

  • Expert Runs

    9%

  • Runs

    121

  • mi Pistes

    26.5 mi

  • Terrain Parks

    9

  • Longest Run

    3.4 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    667 ac

  • Snow Making

    654 ac

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Overview

Offering southern Vermont’s highest vertical drop of 2,200 feet and a trail network that spans 5 distinct alpine areas, Okemo Mountain Resort is a family-oriented and family-operated resort. This part is designed for skiers of all types and levels. Plus, with its multiple terrain parks and Superpipe, freestylers can also enjoy everything that this ski resort can offer.

Where Is Okemo Mountain Ski Resort Located?

The resort is located 12 miles from Londonberry, 25 miles from Rutland and 120 miles from Boston, Massachusetts. The closest airports are Bradley International Airport and Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, which are about two hours away. Boston Logan International Airport is about three hours away.

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing11/22/202004/12/2020
  • Days Open Last Year
    150
  • Projected Days Open
    142
  • Years Open
    64
  • Average Snowfall
    200"

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Terrain

Rising above the village of Ludlow, Vermont, Okemo offers 98% snowmaking across its 632 accessible acres with 121 trails and glades and 200 inches of annual snowfall. The breakout is as follows: 31% of the trails are beginner, 28% intermediate and 31% advanced to expert, meaning that the resort can accommodate skiers and riders of all levels and abilities. The longest run is 4.5 miles, and all runs are serviced by 20 lifts, including 1 high-speed detachable 6-park chair with heated seats. For freestylers, Okemo Mountain Resort also features a Superpipe and eight terrain parks.

The base elevation of the park is 1,144, and the summit is 3,344. The highest peak on the resort is located on the South Face, which is also the area of the most double-black diamond trails. This is a year-round resort with everything from a fitness center, mountain coaster, ice house, snow tubing and snowshoeing. There is even cross-country skiing at the Okemo Valley Nordic Center.

Okemo has multiple bubble chairs – and one even has heated seats! Ride to the summit in comfort on Sunburst Six and Quantum Four. There are ski and board tune up services on the mountain at the Okemo Express Repair Centers. You can even store your gear overnight at the resort.

Take the free Okemo Village and Okemo Resort shuttles, which takes you to areas around the village and resort. If you’re new to the mountain, stop by the Mountain Information Booth to learn about the free guided tour of the day for intermediate and advanced skiers. Lessons are also available on the mountain, and daycare is available in the evening as part of their Kids’ Night Out program.

Breakfast Places

  • Café at Delight offers traditional breakfast items, including pancakes and French toast. 145 Main Street, Ludlow, VT 05149

Our Favorite Lunch Spots

  • The Sitting Bull Pub features smoked-on-site BBQ and sides. You can even get some pounds to go. 77 Okemo Ridge Road, Ludlow, Vermont 05149

Dinner

  • The Downtown Grocery specializes in using local ingredients to create their food masterpieces. Try one of their signature cocktails with dinner. 41 South Depot Street, Ludlow, VT 05149

Apres/Nightlife

  • Tom’s Loft Tavern provides great wings and craft beer. There’s even an arcade upstairs. 300 Mountain Road, Ludlow, VT 05149

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Okemo Mountain Resort Reviews

Sharon undefined
2nd March 20201
Booked a weekend at Okemo Resort and had to cancel due to strep and flu. We bought trip insurance through Travelguard which...Full review
Vee
1st March 20204
First time to this mountain and was pleasantly surprised. Some trails on the South side had a few patches of ice, but...Full review
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Ski and snowboard enthusiasts from around the world:

We have been proud to provide you with free access to snow reports, resort guides and more, and we are beyond grateful for your readership and contributions to our community over the years.

Unfortunately given the changing media landscape, Mountain News Corporation has experienced financial declines in recent years. With additional economic challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic now facing our business, it is not financially viable to continue operating.

Mountain News Corporation and our OnTheSnow and Skiinfo websites will be shutting down. We will explore the possibility of selling, partnering, or contributing assets to another media outlet if there is an opportunity to allow for a consistent or enhanced online experience. For inquiries about Mountain News Corporation, please email Feedback_OTS@mountainnews.com.

We want to thank our loyal employees for their tireless work over the years to bring great information to all of you. We take comfort knowing that our collective passion for the sport of skiing and snowboarding will certainly live on.

We’ll see you on the mountain.


– Mountain News Corporation