Let’s address the elephant on the mountain: There is no perfect age to start skiing. Let this be your mantra—whether you’re in elementary school or you remember going to elementary school with Jimmy Carter—you’re ready to start learning the ropes and enjoying the slopes! Learning to Ski as a Child It’s pretty common on the … Continue reading The Perfect Age To Start Skiing/Snowboarding: Your Age! (Part 1)
Here at Wachusett, we love our beginner skiers and snowboarders. There’s something infectious about the excitement of getting out on the mountain for the first time, and there’s nothing better than getting a group of friends together to gear up and tumble down the slopes—on your feet or otherwise! We like to think of your … Continue reading New To Skiing Or Snowboarding? Your Adventure Is Just Beginning!
Woo hoo! It’s almost time to hit the slopes. But are you really ready to take on the mountain? Okay, maybe that’s a little dramatic. But the fact is that skiing takes some effort—effort your body might not be accustomed to after months and months in the offseason. Here are a few easy things you … Continue reading Winter Is Coming: Tips For Easing Into Ski Season
The summer’s done and the weather is cool down, which means one thing: Ski season is on its way! To kick off the unofficial beginning of the fall, let’s talk about what you’ll need to get yourself ready for the ski season. First and foremost on your checklist? Your season pass! Get Your Pass Early … Continue reading Your Season Passes: Is It Better To Buy Early?
We skiers/riders are a special group of people. Other people (summer lovers) think we're crazy for voluntarily (and happily) heading out into the cold, but really, we’re just a passionate bunch who love to get geared up, head out into the cold and have the best kind of day - a day on the slopes! … Continue reading Get Paid to Ski or Snowboard!! No, Really!
The sun’s out, the snow is melting, and you probably think skiing/riding season is over, right? No way! Spring doesn’t mark the end of the Wachusett ski season. If anything, spring is one of the best times to hit the mountain, especially if you're ready for that warm Spring skiing sunshine! Advantages of Spring skiing … Continue reading Winter Is Over—Bring On The Spring Skiing and Riding!
You used to love skiing. Road tripping with your friends, gearing up, and spending all day tearing down the mountain. What happened? Well, if you’re like most of us, life happened. But now they are back, baby! You got a bit older and responsibility started weighing heavy on you. Maybe you started focusing more on … Continue reading Return to Learn: Your Ticket to Getting Back on the Slopes
We've been getting a lot of attention lately and we're really grateful and super proud to be a part of all the good stuff happening around New England. The mountain is here for you, we like to look at Wachusett as a way to beat the winter blues! A place to go when you need … Continue reading We Love It When The News Is Good News (And We’re In It)!!
Yup, it's true. There is nothing the little cherub likes better (after making sure all is well with true love in the world) than catching some hot laps! His favorite spot? You guessed it, right here at Wachusett! In honor of Valentine's day (and the little man), we're throwing a party. This Thursday, Valentines Day, … Continue reading Did you know Cupid loves to ski?
For your first day on the slopes, you’re looking to strike a balance between the guy who shows up like he’s ready for an Apollo Mission and the one who shows up with his hands in the pockets of his jeans. You’re going to need some gear for your first time, but a lot the … Continue reading Gear Check – What To Wear On Your First Day Out