If you’ve made a trip to Loon this winter season, then you’ve undoubtedly seen how impressive the amount of snow cover and open terrain has been so far. However, Mother Nature doesn’t deserve the praise for dumping snow on the mountain yet – that honor belongs to the snowmakers. I tagged along for a “gun […]
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We’re just a few weeks removed from our snowiest winter in a nearly decade, and we’ve already begun preparing for summer. And we won’t have to wait long until things really get cooking: Loon Mountain will be open for summer activities starting Memorial Day Weekend.* Haven’t visited us during the summer before? We’ve got you covered. […]
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Brace yourselves. The 4th Annual Monster Mud Run is happening this Saturday, July 12! For the last 12 months, we’ve spent an inordinate amount of time thinking about how we could make the Monster Mud Run more challenging. With help from our way-too-enthusiastic mountain ops crew (some of these guys are snowmakers and know a thing […]
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If you’ve only visited Loon during the winter months, you’re seriously missing out. With ziplines, scenic gondola rides, and tons of other fun activities, you should definitely come visit us out this summer. In that same spirit of discovery, here are five facts you might not know about summer at Loon: We have longest scenic gondola […]
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The Ice Castle at Loon Mountain is growing bigger and more spectacular by the day. Here are a few pictures of the castle – but you should really come and check it out for yourself. Find out when you can visit the Ice Castle here.
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The Ice Castle is here! The castle opens to the public tonight from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., so come check it out! Weekend hours are 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. For ticket prices and more info: http://www.icecastles.com/Loon/
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We’ve got big news! This winter, we’re building an Ice Castle here at Loon Mountain. Utah-based artist Brent Christensen and his crew will travel to Loon to build the frozen fortress, which will be roughly an acre in size with ice walls reaching 25 to 40 feet into the air. Over the last few years, […]
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