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Wintergreen Prepping For Ski Season

Wintergreen Prepping For Ski Season

[ 0 ] November 6, 2011

Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia In a few weeks the slopes will be covered in snow at Wintergreen Resort. Before that happens all of the crews and instructors have to get ready for the upcoming season. This past weekend the Snow Sport Instructor Rehire Clinic was held down in the valley to prep the staff for […]

Great Weekend Start At Wintergreen Resort

Great Weekend Start At Wintergreen Resort

[ 1 ] December 12, 2010

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Though rain and fog moved in for the second half of the weekend, Saturday was perfect for the first weekend of the season at Wintergreen Resort. The snow making conditions have been excellent over the past couple of weeks, and, very cold weather headed our way in the coming week […]

Wintergreen Resort Opens Slopes This Weekend! : 12.10.09

Wintergreen Resort Opens Slopes This Weekend! : 12.10.09

[ 1 ] December 10, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia With a healthy natural snow earlier this week, and snow making equipment in full gear, this weekend looks to be a great start to the 2009-2010 ski season at Wintergreen Resort here in Nelson County. The resort’s slopes are scheduled to open to the public on Saturday at 9AM and […]

More Scenes From Early December Snow In Nelson County, VA : 12.6.09

More Scenes From Early December Snow In Nelson County, VA : 12.6.09

[ 0 ] December 6, 2009

Nelson County, Virginia Thought the sun was out most of the day Sunday, the snow from Saturday didn’t go anywhere with the cold air in place, especially in the mountains. Here’s a few more scenes from the weekend snow.

Wintergreen Snow Sports Team Getting Ready For Winter! : 11.10.09

Wintergreen Snow Sports Team Getting Ready For Winter! : 11.10.09

[ 0 ] November 10, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Though the slopes don’t have any snow just yet at Wintergreen Resort, they’ve already had a tiny snow back in mid-October. That was just enough to get everyone in the spirit for the upcoming season! Our Paul Purpura, also a ski instructor at the resort, was at this past weekend’s […]

Wintergreen : Rail Jam Marks Unofficial End To Snow Sports Season 3.16.09

Wintergreen : Rail Jam Marks Unofficial End To Snow Sports Season 3.16.09

[ 2 ] March 16, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia The clock is ticking on the end of Winter as Spring begins next weekend on March 21st. Yes, there will still be skiing for the next few days, perhaps on into late March, but with average daily temperatures beginning to rise, it won’t be much longer before the snow will […]

Wintergreen's Ski-Ride Clinic For Women's Weekend

Wintergreen’s Ski-Ride Clinic For Women’s Weekend

[ 0 ] February 23, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia The slopes were full of women this weekend at Wintergreen Resort. It was Women’s Weekend at the resort. Our Paul Purpura grabbed lots of shots on the slopes. Paul said it was a bit of a challenge on Sunday because of the wind. “As I stood up to get off […]

Cold Weather Hangs On One More Day Then Nice Warm Up For Weekend!

Cold Weather Hangs On One More Day Then Nice Warm Up For Weekend!

[ 2 ] February 5, 2009

Nelson County, Virginia The deep freeze continues for Nelson and Central Virginia. Perfect weather for tubing up at Wintergreen Resort The crew from Devils Backbone Brewing Company here in the valley took advantage of the cold weather this week to have some fun at the resort. It was part of their employee appreciation day to […]

Skiing Over MLK Weekend Some Of The Best In Years @ Wintergreen

Skiing Over MLK Weekend Some Of The Best In Years @ Wintergreen

[ 0 ] January 18, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia For the first time in several years, skiing is in full swing at full speed up at Wintergreen Resort. The brutally cold temperatures over the past several days may not have felt very nice when you went outdoors or when your pipes froze! But, for snow making at the resort, […]

Wintergreen : Tourism Brisk Over Christmas - New Year's Holiday

Wintergreen : Tourism Brisk Over Christmas – New Year’s Holiday

[ 1 ] December 30, 2008

Wintergreen Resort – Nelson County, Virginia In spite of warmer than average temperatures, tourism visits to Nelson County over the Christmas / New Year’s Holiday have been strong. Though temps halted snow making at times, enough cold air has been in place to keep the slopes going and visitors happy! A very strong cold front […]

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