Snowmaking Upgrades: Flying Fox

So what if summer hasn’t even officially started? 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, were installed […]

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Thanks for a Great Season!

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, […]

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Independence Weekend – Jan. 13-14

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 […]

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Season of Giving

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 […]

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