Saturday, February 6, 2016
Good afternoon skiers and riders!
Today the fresh snow, groomed trails, mild temperatures and sunny skies made for great conditions on the slopes!
Our College Races were a success – if you missed out on the action today stop by Lower Broadway tomorrow and check it out!
This evening if you are not taking advantage of our extended twilight hours until 6pm on Hunter One then head over to the Main Bar for live music with the Lustre Kings happening right now!
Tomorrow is going to be another great day here at the mountain! We can expect mostly sunny skies and slightly warmer temperatures - a high of 35 degrees. Our Grooming Team will be out making fresh tracks on most of our trails tonight so make sure you get an early start so you can claim first chair!
Good morning skiers and riders!
Mother Nature is going to stay on our side with winter temperatures staying throughout the weekend and mostly sunny skies! Our snowmaking efforts have continued and our groomers have laid down corduroy on nearly all our open trails! We have over 54 + trails open serviced by 11 lifts for you to enjoy this weekend with extended twilight hours until 6pm on Hunter One!
Our Snowmaking Team were running the snow guns on the Belt Parkway last night so make sure you take advantage this morning and get first chair! Later on head over to the West Side via Taylor’s Run or Way Out and try a gourmet grilled cheese sandwich at Cheesy Does It food truck before you head over to the Zephyr Express.
Want a view from the top? Scottie’s in our Summit Lodge on Hunter Mountain for a cup of coffee or tea, sandwiches and other great snacks with a view from above! Or on the bottom relax in the Coppertree with a view of the slopes and warm up with Slurp our tasty noodle or rice bowls!
This weekend on the snow - we have our College Races on Saturday and Sunday taking place on Lower Broadway if you want to check it out!
Today after you finish on the slopes enjoy live music entertainment with the Lustre Kings at 3pm in the Main Bar DJ Frankeoke starts spinning at 2pm! Make sure you swing by the TAP Takeover Bar to try out some of the best brews Albany Pump Station has to offer all weekend long!
Don’t get left out in the cold - book your stay for the weekend at our luxury slope side hotel! The Kaatskill Mountain Club is fully equipped to ensure absolute relaxation with a spa, gym, sauna, outdoor heated pool, two hot tubs and more! Look for it on your right-hand side when you are riding up the Kaatskill Flyer or D-lift!
Less than a week left! The Presidents' Pass NOW through February 12, 2016! Get yourself 3 ANYTIME lift tickets to use for the remainder of the season for only $139 and $109 for juniors! It's a deal so good, you can't afFORD not to!
See you soon!
Our trail rating system rates each trail against other trails at our area only. All trails are rated from their summit location in comparison to other trails at the same starting point. The easier rating does not always mean easy skiing. Caution must be used in selecting trails that are not beyond your ability. Trail conditions may become difficult due to weather or skier/snowboarder use. Skiing and snowboarding are dangerous sports that can result in serious injury or death. Remember, you must always be in control.
These general surface conditions apply only at the time of this report. Check morning and afternoon trail reports and latest weather reports for updated information. Hunter Mountain management advises skiers and snowboarders that trail conditions vary constantly due to weather changes, grooming, snowmaking and skier/boarder use. Ice, bare spots, variations in terrain, moguls, rocks, forest growth, lift towers, snowmaking equipment and other obstacles and hazards, including other skiers/boarders, exist throughout the area.