Loon Area Christian Ministry

This Sunday, Ski Schwarz will celebrate his final Easter Sunrise Service at Loon Mountain. Having served as the director of the Loon Area Christian Ministry since 1990, Skip almost singlehandedly developed an on-snow worship service that very few other resorts offer. Favoring gondolas over church pews, Skip and his flock worship on skis and snowboards, […]

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Almost Weekend Update March 16

It’s been an exciting week here at Loon. After some wet weather earlier this week, we decided to make snow on 5 trails Thursday night into Friday morning. With temps in the teens and single digits, we were able to run the guns full-blast for about 18 hours on trails like Upper Picked Rock, Lower […]

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How Sweet It Is

It’s March, which means it’s maple sugaring time. As the days grow longer and the sun grows stronger, the sap starts to run in maple trees across New England. Here at Loon, we make our own syrup.  We’ll be boiling our own sap in front the Octagon Lodge this Saturday and Sunday afternoon, and we’ll […]

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Thrills, Chills and Spills

Well, we’re less than two months away from the 2nd Annual Monster Mud Run and Halloween Monster Bash here at Loon Mountain. Last year was the first year we hosted the event, which was basically the muddiest, gnarliest 5k you could imagine. This year’s race on Oct. 27 should be no different, with plenty of […]

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All Aboard! Loon Mountain’s J.E. Henry Railroad Gets Makeover

If you’ve visited Loon Mountain Resort this summer, you may have noticed some construction happening in the base area parking lot. For the past few weeks, maintenance crews have been replacing the tracks on the J.E. Henry Railroad. During the winter, the Lilliputian-sized steam engine transports skiers and riders just over 600 feet from an area near […]

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