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Okemo Mountain Resort


Okemo Mountain Resort snowboarding RossPowers

Olympic Gold Medalist Ross Powers, Okemo Mountain Resort's snowboarding ambassador. Image courtesy Okemo Mountain Resort

Okemo Mountain Resort Description:

Located in Ludlow, Vermont, Okemo offers 119 trails, 19 lifts, a 500 foot long halfpipe, several terrain parks, and extensive slopeside lodging. With 97% of their terrain covered by snowmaking, Okemo consistently ranks amongst the top resorts in the country for snow conditions. The mountain is ideal for all levels of skiers and snowboarders (32% of the trails are designated for novices, 36% for intermediates, and 32% for advanced/experts), and has an excellent reputation for catering to families.

Okemo Mountain Resort Location/Directions:

Okemo Mountain Resort is located on Route 103 in Ludlow, Vermont. It is approximately 3 hours from New Haven, CT; 2 hours 45 minutes from Boston, and 4 hours 30 minutes from New York City. The nearest airport is 25 miles away in Rutland, Vermont. In addition, train service is available via The Amtrak Vermonter to Brattleboro, Vermont, and the new Ethan Allen Express to Rensselaer/Albany.

Driving Directions to Okemo Mountain Resort

Okemo Mountain Resort Statistics:

  • Trails: 119
  • Lifts: 19 (5 high-speed quads, 4 fixed-grip quads, 3 triples, 7 surface lifts)
  • Uphill Capacity: 33,450/hr
  • Acres: 632
  • Snowmaking Coverage: 97% (605 acres)
  • Summit Elevation: 3,344 ft./ 1,019 m
  • Base Elevation: 1,144 ft. / 349 m
  • Vertical Drop: 2,200 ft. / 671 m
  • Longest Trail: 4.5 mi / 7.2 km (Mountain Road)
  • Terrain Parks: 5 (see Okemo's Parks & Pipes website)
  • Halfpipe(s): 1
  • Average Snowfall: 200 inches / 508 cm annually
  • Night Skiing: No

Okemo Mountain Resort Trailmaps

Okemo Mountain Resort Reservations:

Lodging and lesson reservations as well as lift ticket and season pass
purchases can be made online by visiting the Okemo Mountain Resort website or by calling 1-800-78-OKEMO.

Alternative Activities:

Snow Tubing is offered afternoons during weekends and holidays at the Jackson Gore Base Area. The Jackson Gore Base Area also features Ice Skating at the Ice House, a "snow fun playground" and firepit, and a fitness and aquatic center contained within The Springhouse.

Okemo Mountain Resort Weather & Conditions:

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