So what if summer doesn’t officially start for another month? We’re already getting reading for next winter. Deal with it! Just this week, our snowmakers began work on one of their major summer projects: re-routing and replacing the snowmaking pipes on Flying Fox. The pipes, which carry water and compressed air up the mountain, […]Read more "Snowmaking Upgrades: Flying Fox"
How do you know when you’ve found the one? For Sam Demers, the realization came last spring during a visit to Loon. He and his family had spent the previous few months playing the field on their M.A.X. Passes, visiting numerous resorts across New England. But time and time again, they found themselves back at […]Read more "All in the Family: A New England Pass Story"
After 5 months, 150 days, and 188 inches of snow, the 2017-18 winter season has come to an end. It’s been an amazing winter here at Loon, but we’re now officially closed for skiing and riding. If you still want to make some turns this season, consider taking a trip to Sugarloaf or Sunday River, […]Read more "Thanks for a Great Season!"
If you’re the kind of person who likes to plan ahead (and score big savings) then now’s the time to snag your season pass for next winter. That’s right: all 2018-19 season passes are on sale, online, right now. Take advantage of our season pass Flash Sale (March 5-11) to lock in the absolute lowest […]Read more "2018-19 Season Passes on Sale NOW!"
We’ve had an amazing first week of February! In just the last 7 days, we’ve picked up more than 2 feet of snow, with over a foot falling in just the last 48 hours. Forecasts are calling for another 3-5″ on Friday night – just in time for first chair on Saturday. Couldn’t make it […]Read more "2 Feet of Snow in February – So Far"
Four score and seven years ago (more like 30, actually) a valiant team of revolutionary snowmakers helped us win our freedom from the whims of Mother Nature. Every January, Independence Weekend is how we celebrate. Get here for this year’s Independence Weekend (Jan.13-14) to enjoy fireworks, torchlight parades, free snowcat rides, après parties, and a whole […]Read more "Independence Weekend – Jan. 13-14"
Sometimes, a soda machine is more than just a soda machine. For nearly 15 years during the 1980s and 1990s, an oft-visited Coke machine in Loon’s maintenance center dispensed something far more nourishing than ice-cold refreshment: relief. For 15 years, every dollar, dime, quarter, and nickel fed into the machine by thirsty employees went directly […]Read more "Season of Giving"