News Releases from 2019

Plattekill Mountain Update

January 10, 2019

Greetings Platty Friends! Well, here it is—the BIG NEWS on the mountain today is: WE'RE OPENING THE DOUBLE CHAIR LIFT!! Of course, you know what that means! Northface is making its 2018/19 season debut! And we're opening some additional terrain as well! We've been getting some love from good ol' Mother Nature in the form of SNOW—7-9 inches over the past 48 hours, to be exact. And the chilly temps...

Windham Mountain Update

January 10, 2019

WINDHAM MOUNTAIN RESORT TERRAIN EXPANDING THIS WEEKEND Ideal snowmaking conditions have arrived, which means terrain expansion (including Wicked, Wilbur and Wanderer) is planned for this weekend! On Saturday, January 12th, the Adaptive Sports Foundation will "Disable the Label" with a full day of on and off snow activities. If you're looking for fun ways to burn some pre-après calories in the new...

West Mountain Update

January 10, 2019

West is the Best Place to Learn to Ski or Snowboard!We offer affordable group, semi-private and private lesson opportunities with our amazing instructors!For Private and Semi-Private Lesson information CLICK HEREFor Group Lesson Information CLICK HERE____________________ First-time beginner skiers and snowboarders, we have the perfect program for you!Click HERE For More Information!...

The Nerds in Seasons on 1/12 for ASF Disable the Label

January 8, 2019

The Nerds in Seasons on 1/12 for ASF Disable the Label On Saturday, January 12, 2019 the Adaptive Sports Foundation will shine a spotlight on the abilities of their athletes by having fun activities on and off the snow all day at Windham Mountain Resort. There will be races, raffles, games, and music! The day will end on a high note with an après ski party in Seasons featuring favorite cover band...

Take Your Kids to Gore Week Delivers Fun and Affordable Family Time on the Slopes

January 8, 2019

Take Your Kids to Gore Week Delivers Fun and Affordable Family Time on the SlopesJanuary 7-13: Ages 19 & Under Ski Free When Accompanied by a Full-Paid Parent! NORTH CREEK, NY – Families are encouraged to join Take Your Kids to Gore Week January 7-13, when kids 19 and under ski free with a full-paid parent. This popular promotional week welcomes families to an affordable ski getaway to start...

Plattekill Mountain For Rent: NY Times Article

January 4, 2019

Mountain for Rent: $4,500 a DayPlattekill, tucked between bigger and wealthier Catskills ski resorts, has come up with a new business plan that just might save it. By Alyson Krueger Read more here

Childrens Winter Games

January 4, 2019

The eighth International Children's Winter Games will bring the spirit of friendship through competition and the excitement of winter sports back Lake Placid, January 6-11, 2019. Over 450 athletes ages 12 to 15 from 33 cities spanning 14 countries from around the world will compete with their peers in eight sports: alpine skiing, freestyle skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, biathlon,...

Plattekill Mountain Update

January 4, 2019

HAPPY NEW YEAR Skiers & Riders! The BIG NEWS on the mountain: SNOWMAKING IS UNDERWAY on NORTHFACE! We plan to open the Double Chairlift shortly too and up our trail count by a few, so stay tuned for updates! Snowmakers have been BUSY, BUSY, BUSY. Speaking of snowmakers, THIS SATURDAY @ 5:30pm we'll be featuring a documentary film called "SNOWFARMERS", a truly appropriately named feature.This...

11TH ANNUAL LEARN TO SKI AND SNOWBOARD MONTH HAS A NEW TWIST

January 3, 2019

11TH ANNUAL LEARN TO SKI AND SNOWBOARD MONTH HAS A NEW TWIST January 2019 - The 11th annual Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month has a new twist. "The Month" kicked off on January 1 and it will continue through January 31, 2019. Now, ski and snowboard areas across the U.S. are gearing up for a special celebrationon on Friday, January 11 – the first National Learn to Ski or Snowboard Day. New York...

January 11th is Learn To Ski & Snowboard Day at Windham Mountain Resort

January 2, 2019

January 11th is Learn To Ski & Snowboard Day at Windham Mountain ResortPart of a Nation-wide Industry Attempt to Set a New World Record WINDHAM, N.Y. (January 2, 2019) On Friday, January 11, 2019, Windham Mountain Resort will be one of over fifty ski and snowboard areas across the country working together in an attempt to set a new world record for the most beginner ski and snowboard lessons...