News & Information

Read below for complete news and information on Sunrise Mountain Village and the Killington community.

Social Distancing, Slope Side

Little did we know that last week’s article about the spring ski season would come to an abrupt halt. The sentence “… enjoy each turn you make, each trail you take, and each ski buddy with whom you share the moment.” was not meant to be the finale to the season last Saturday! As we Read More

The Flip Side of Ski Season

Spring skiing has its own unique version of our beloved winter sport.  Instead of leaping out of bed to catch first tracks, we wait for the morning sun to perform its magic. A second cup of coffee, a second application of sunblock, a longer read of the snow report, and the light layering decisions allow Read More

Signs of Early Spring Skiing

As we anticipate warm sunshine, sunglasses, sunblock and soft snow, the reality of early spring skiing can be quite different. Warm days with watery precipitation (rain) followed by big temperature drops at night can leave the trails less than desirable the following day. Please check the Killington Conditions and Weather as well as the Trail Read More

Explore the Ungroomed Terrain

Ungroomed trails that we dream about skiing are now in amazing condition. 😊 This weekend ski or ride off the beaten track (a.k.a. groomed trails) and try out some of the ungroomed and natural snow trails that dapple Killington’s trail landscape. A bonus for skiing on ungroomed trails is there is less traffic. Guess the Read More

Hip Hip Hooray!

All trails at Killington are open! The coverage is great! Come up and ski and ride! Share your love of Killington this weekend with those you love! After all, Valentine’s Day is today. Besides Valentine’s Day, (one of my favorite days) it is also President’s Weekend at Killington. That means the slopes will be busier Read More

Our Prayers Are Answered

The Snow Gods blessed Killington with a much needed 6 inches of snow Wednesday night. And much more is forecast for Thursday and Friday. A mixed precipitation event is forecast for Thursday evening, but all indicators are pointing to heavy snow Friday, and clearing out for the upcoming weekend. You can’t help but smile when reading Read More

Double the Fun on Double Dipper

The snowmakers exceeded expectations with the spectacular opening of Lower Double Dipper on Wednesday. Dropping into Lower DD head wall required a leap of faith as the guns created white-out visual conditions, but the snow and terrain were consistent with no big surprises, just big smiles for skiers and riders. The bonus was the snow Read More

Whale Riding on Superstar

The snow-maker whales on skier’s left on Superstar are back! These giant mounds of snow are so much fun to ski and ride on. Sliding up to the top of the whale and dropping down the steep front-side is like taking a roller coaster ride. In fact, Superstar would be the pick trail for this Read More

The Sunrise Lift is Open!

Hooray! Winter has truly arrived because the Sunrise Lift is now open! The Sunrise lift operates Monday through Friday from 9am to 3pm. Saturday and Sunday the lift opens at 8am and operates until 4pm. Enjoy your first chair ride of 2020!

Summer’s lease hath all too short a date -William Shakespeare

Labor Day is already upon us. The outdoor pool will remain heated through Labor Day, September 2nd. After Labor Day, the outdoor pool will remain open for use until the cooler weather arrives, however, it will not be heated. All indoor facilities will remain open 7 days a week through October 14th.  Beginning Monday, October Read More