This winter, Jay Scambio steps into the corner office as Loon’s new president and general manager. It’s a move that brings his career full circle. In 1998, Jay – then a Plymouth State University student – began working at Loon as a snowboarding instructor. After graduating in 2002, he became the resort’s terrain park manager. […]Read more "A Chat with Loon’s New President and General Manager"
As winter rapidly approaches, we’re excited announce the appointment of Jay Scambio, current director of mountain sports development for Boyne Resorts, as Loon’s new president and general manager. Rick Kelley, Loon Mountain’s current president and general manager, has been promoted to senior vice president of ski and mountain sports operations for Boyne Resorts. Jay began […]Read more "Jay Scambio Named Loon’s New President and General Manager"
It’s time to elevate your yoga practice this summer with our new Mountaintop Yoga series! Load the Gondola Skyride and spend Sunday morning at the summit of Loon Peak, where stunning views of the White Mountains will inspire a special hour-long yoga session. Guided by an experienced instructor from Live a Little Fitness, you’ll […]Read more "Mountaintop Yoga"
There’s nothing quite like riding a bicycle – unless, of course, that bike has a motor. This summer, we’ve added eight e-Bikes to our bicycle rental fleet – and they’re nothing short of awesome. Each bike has a SyncDrive motor that delivers smooth and instantaneous power as you pedal. Apply more force to the pedals […]Read more "e-Bikes!"
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. […]Read more "Opening for Summer May 27!"
Well folks, that’s a wrap. We’re now closed for skiing and riding. The 2016/17 winter season now belongs to the ages – and what a historically awesome season it was. The last five months have given us a whopping 210″ of snow – which, according to our records, was our snowiest winter since the 2007/08 season. […]Read more "Thanks for an Amazing Winter!"
We here at Loon are incredibly proud of our award-winning terrain parks. Studded with meticulous features that push the envelope of progression, those parks have earned a reputation for excellence among snowboarders and freeskiers around the world. But it didn’t start out that way. Back in the 1980’s, snowboarders were required to pass a skills test before […]Read more "Terrain Parks at Loon: A History Lesson"