Top 5 Top of Vermont Fall Foliage Spots

The most vivid Vermont Fall Foliage colors are always found at the top of Vermont, where the mixture of oranges, reds, yellows and golds can overwhelm the eye. If you have your heart set on Vermont leaf peeping, you need to be here. Traditionally, the last two weeks of September and the first 10-12 days of October are when peak foliage arrives here in the Montgomery/Jay Peak area. If...
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5 Reasons Why March is the Best Month To Ski

It’s March, so you’re thinking about golf and gardening, right? WRONG! March is the best month to ski, and here are five reasons why: No. 1: It’s All About That Base Mountains like Jay Peak start snowmaking early in November to make sure they have a deep base to carry them through the spring season. This year, northern Vermont got the added boost of two feet of additional natural...
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Sometimes Discounts Are Expensive

Yet another reason to buy discounted tickets from us rather than other online sites or from Jay Peak Resort itself:  For the second time in 2019 Jay Peak was closed yesterday. In January it closed due to extreme wind chills. Yesterday it closed due to high winds.  If you’d bought a ticket from some online sites, you were out of luck. If you bought one from the resort itself, the...
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Today is Book Direct Day!

Happy Book Direct Day! I hear all of you saying, “what the flip is Book Direct Day?” It’s a response to a growing challenge travelers are facing: A large number of websites and internet players are forcing travelers to pay higher prices, by tricking them think they’re booking directly from an inn or hotel. By way of illustration, check out what you see when you Google...
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6 Mountains in 6 Days

We love Jay Peak. Always have. Always will. It’s a great mountain, with great glades, trails and groomers. We sometimes quibble about their operational decisions, but we can’t do anything but recommend it to our guests as a great place to ski and ride.  But sometimes, you want to know what else is out there. And it’s a surprise to many of our guests that so many great ski resorts are so...
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