You don't need a car to enjoy skiing or snowboarding near New York City. Take the bus to nearby ski/snowboard areas including Hunter Mountain, Windham Mountain, Gore and Mountain Creek, and have fun on the slopes and apres ski without the hassle of driving. Skiers and snowboarders can board buses in Manhattan, Brooklyn,Queens and Long Island for day trips. There also … [Read more...] about Ski Bus Trips from NYC to Nearby Slopes
Your chariot awaits! Take the bus from NYC to nearby ski/snowboard areas including Hunter Mountain, Windham Mountain, Gore and Mountain Creek, and have fun on the slopes and apres ski without the hassle of driving. Skiers and snowboarders can board busses in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens, and in Long Island for daytrips, and also weekend trips to nearby Vermont resorts … [Read more...] about Ski Bus Trips from NYC to Nearby Slopes
Learn to ski or snowboard at Hunter Mountain in the Catskills and six other Northeast resorts with this super-bargain deal of three days of lessons, equipment rentals and lift tickets for just $99. Considering that a single day lift ticket is close to $99, this is truly a super-deal for anybody who wants to learn how to play in the snow. The Peak Discovery Program is … [Read more...] about Learn to Ski, Snowboard Package Deals
Ski or snowboard the rest of the season at Hunter Mt. for just $169 with the March into Spring pass. The pass offers unlimited skiing or riding at Hunter Mountain beginning March 1, 2013 through the end of the 2012/2013 ski and snowboard season. In conjunction with the release of the pass, Hunter Mountain has launched a social media caption contest on Facebook where fans … [Read more...] about Spring skiing discount at Hunter Mt.
For the 40th consecutive year, Hunter Mountain is hosting the FDNY Race, to raise money for charity including the NY Firefighters Burn Center Foundation. The race is open to any New York City firefighter. Teams dressed in helmets and full turn-out gear attempt to ski or snowboard through a race course while carrying a 50 foot fire hose. Teams are awarded 1st through 5th … [Read more...] about 40th Annual NYC Firefighters Race charity fundraiser at Hunter Mt.
Celebrate winter in Central Park tomorrow at the annual Winter Jam festival of FREE events, including the chance to go sledding and learn to ski and snowboard on snow made from snowmaking guns. The annual family-friendly winter sports festival is 11 AM to 3 PM in the Bandshell area. There's also live entertainment, a doggie snow zone, and, of course, information on New York … [Read more...] about NYC Winter Festival in Central Park
Try before you buy is the idea of the FREE ski and snowboard demo days at Hunter Mountain this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, December 8 and 9. Representatives from major ski, snowboard and boot manufacturers will be on hand with all the latest gear for skiers and riders. A credit card swipe is required to guarantee that you'll return the new boards after a run or two. Some of … [Read more...] about Test drive new ski, snowboard gear FREE at Hunter Mt. this weekend
This weekend is the annual Hunter Mountain Brats and Brews Festival, with two days of music, arts and crafts, and lots of good food and drink, at the base lodge and grounds of the ski resort. The weekend -- which used to be known as the German Alps Festival -- stars 18-time Grammy Award Winner Jimmy Sturr and His Orchestra, and includes oompah bands and other acts, including … [Read more...] about Weekend escape: Brats + Brews Festival at Hunter Mountain