News Releases from 2018

Bristol Mountain to Cancel New Year's Eve Staff Torchlight Parade and Fireworks Due to Forecasted Weather

December 31, 2018

South Bristol, NY (December 31, 2018) Due to the weather forecast for this evening (rain and wind) we will be cancelling the staff Torchlight Parade and Fireworks Display. "We apologize and are disappointed for the change in plans but the weather is not conducive for these two activities to take place this evening.", explains, spokesperson, Drew Broderick. The slopes will be open tonight until...

Bristol Mountain NYE Celebration

December 28, 2018

NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION MONDAY, DECEMBER 31ST4pm - 11pm TORCHLIGHT PARADE & FIREWORKSThe mountain will stay open until 10pm on New Year's Eve. Activities and entertainment will be provided in the Rocket Lodge from 7pm until 10pm. Following the mountain sweep by Ski Patrol at 10pm we will have our annual Torchlight Parade and Fireworks by Young Explosives. FAMILY & FRIENDS NIGHT...

TEAM CHINA IS THE FIRST TEAM TO TRAIN AT BRISTOL MOUNTAIN'S FREESTYLE AERIAL TRAINING FACILITY

December 27, 2018

TEAM CHINA IS THE FIRST TEAM TO TRAIN AT BRISTOL MOUNTAIN'S FREESTYLE AERIAL TRAINING FACILITY Canandaigua, NY (December 26, 2018) This winter Bristol Mountain is hosting world class athletes from the National Team of China as they train for the upcoming FIS Word Cup Freestyle Aerial competition in Lake Placid, to be held on Saturday, January 19th. These elite athletes from China are among the...

Mount Peter opens Saturday!

December 15, 2018
Mount Peter Warwick NY

This is the news you have been waiting for! Our snowmakers have been working very hard and the mountain looks amazing! We are OPENING for the 2018-2019 season this Saturday December 15th - the lifts will spin from 8:30am to 5pm! Free Beginner Lessons are from 10am to 2:30pm and start every half hour.For the snow report visit mtpeter.com or call (845)-986-4992!

Opening Day at West Mountain Ski Area Update

December 16, 2018
West Mountain

Opening Day at West Mountain Ski Area Update QUEENSBURY, N.Y. – Due to inclement weather expected on Saturday, West Mountain Ski Area will be opening for the 2018-2019 season on Sunday, December 16th from 8:30am-4:30pm. Four hour lift tickets will be sold at a discounted rate of $18.00. Come help the West Mountain family break in the brand new quad Face chairlift at our ribbon cutting ceremony...

Opening Day at West Mountain Ski Area December 15th

December 15, 2018
West Mountain

Opening Day at West Mountain Ski Area QUEENSBURY, N.Y. - West Mountain Ski Area will be opening for the 2018-2019 season on Saturday, December 15th from 8:30am-9:00pm. Four hour lift tickets will be sold at a discounted rate of $18.00. Come help the West Mountain family break in the brand new quad Face chairlift at our ribbon cutting ceremony that will be taking place at 8:00 a.m. The lift will...

Peek 'n Peak Opening Day Saturday December 8th

December 8, 2018
Peek 'n Peak Resort

CLYMER, NY (DECEMBER 4, 2018)| Peek'n Peak Resort has confirmed an opening date for the 2018/19 Winter Season of Saturday, December 8! Peek'n Peak will have at least 5 trails and 3 lifts available on Opening Day for skiers and snowboarders to enjoy, with additional trails possible. Peek'n Peak's family-friendly 7-Lane Snow Tubing Hill will also open on Saturday. Snowmaking operations are...

Holimont Opening Day 2018

December 6, 2018

The piles of snow are building as we speak. Yesterday afternoon the mountain crew punched in and shifted snowmaking into high gear. Some of the snow we are making right now will be the same snow you'll be skiing on in April. The number of trails and lifts is yet to be determined but you can guarantee that whatever opens will be groomed to perfection. Lift tickets will be just $29, and the lifts...

Bristol Mountain Kicks Off 55th Winter Season on Friday, November 23rd

November 23, 2018

Canandaigua, NY (November 22, 2018) Bristol Mountain will celebrate its 55th winter season with another November opening. "Our snowmaking team has been working hard and taking advantage of the arctic like conditions the past few days and nights to build base on Upper Rocket and Lower Rocket trails. This terrain is for advanced level skiers and snowboarders only", comments, marketing director,...

Holiday Valley Opens for the 2018-19 Season Friday, November 23

November 23, 2018
Holiday Valley Resort

(November 21, 2018, Ellicottville, NY) Holiday Valley's President and General Manager, Dennis Eshbaugh announced that the resort will open for its 61st season on Friday, November 23, 2018. According to Eshbaugh, "It's the most exciting time of the year, a day that we plan for starting on closing day of the season before. Our snowmakers and groomers have been hard at work prepping the slopes. We'...