On October 18, Loon Mountain will host a stop on the innovative O2X Summit Challenges race series. When the race gun sounds, runners will climb more than 2,100 vertical feet, bushwhack through dense forest, and tackle a host of all-natural obstacles on their way to the summit of Loon Mountain. Think of it as a […]
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The winter of 2014-15 is just a few short months away, and we’re already hard at work on a bunch of important resort upgrades. By the time you hop on the gondola this winter, you’ll notice several key improvements here at Loon: 1. Increased Snowmaking Efficiency This winter, early-season snowmaking will get a significant boost thanks to 50 new […]
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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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February is historically one of the snowiest months of the year here at Loon – and so far, February is living up to its reputation. Check out the video we filmed during two excellent powder days on Feb. 5-6, and get ready for another possible storm this Thursday!
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When the 3rd Annual Monster Mud Run comes to Loon on July 13, racers will encounter a revamped course studded with challenging new obstacles. This year’s course promises to have more amplitude and attitude than ever before, with new obstacles and more than 1,200 feet of climbing and descending during the race. Stoked yet? Sign […]
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It’s been a month since the winter season ended, but things have changed a ton since then. The last patches of snow are melting from the summit of Upper Walking Boss and Upper Flume, and the mountain seems to have exploded into green overnight. Summer will be here before you know it. Speaking of which, […]
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This week, Loon Mountain’s own terrain park crew is taking part in the Superbowl of snowboarding: Superpark 17. Sponsored by Snowboarder Magazine, Superpark is an annual event in which the country’s best park crews build giant, otherworldly features for the planet’s top snowboarders. This year’s Superpark is taking place at Mt. Bachelor in Oregon, where more than 250 […]
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