Subscribe via RSS Feed

Tag: "ski"

Wintergreen Resort : Appreciation Days January 5th thru 7th 2009

Wintergreen Resort : Appreciation Days January 5th thru 7th 2009

[ 0 ] December 28, 2008

January 5-7, 2009 For residents of Charlottesville, Waynesboro, Staunton, Lynchburg, and the counties of Albemarle, Nelson, Augusta, Appomattox and Amherst. Just present your photo ID if you live in these areas. $40 for lift and rental, $12 for Tubing Wintergreen Resort on the web at www.wintergreenresort.com

Warmer Temps On Way For Remainder of Weekend

Warmer Temps On Way For Remainder of Weekend

[ 0 ] December 27, 2008

Wintergreen Mountain – Nelson County, Virginia Milder air has been working in over Central Virginia for the first half of the weekend. NCL Mag Weatherwatcher, John Taylor, sent the photo above to us Saturday morning. It shows the abundant clouds down in the valley as seen from Wintergreen Mountain. (Yes, we know there is no […]

Ski and Ride Has Good Weekend At Wintergreen

Ski and Ride Has Good Weekend At Wintergreen

[ 0 ] December 13, 2008

Wintergreen Resort – Nelson County, Virginia After a rather nasty few days of weather this past week, Saturday was spectacular for skiing and snowboarding (riding) at Wintergreen Resort in Nelson County, Virginia. Our Paul Purpura, fresh back from a ski instructors class in (ice storm New England) Vermont grabbed these shots today. Scroll for more […]

Breezy, Warmer Weather Continues For One More Day

Breezy, Warmer Weather Continues For One More Day

[ 0 ] December 10, 2008

Tuesday was a very windy day upon the mountains in Nelson County. Look for another windy day in the mountains and a sometimes breezy day in the valley as well. Temperatures will feel more like early Spring with readings near 60° for a few hours today. Chances for frozen precipitation reenter the forecast by tomorrow. […]

Ski Season Officially Opens At Wintergreen To Perfect Weather!

Ski Season Officially Opens At Wintergreen To Perfect Weather!

[ 1 ] December 6, 2008

Wintergreen – Nelson County, Virginia The start to this year’s ski season is in stark contrast to those of past years at Wintergreen Resort in Nelson County, Virginia. The weather forecast has been cooperating for the past several weeks which has allowed the resort to make plenty of snow very early in the season thanks […]

Wintergreen : Skiing Begins At Mountain Resort

Wintergreen : Skiing Begins At Mountain Resort

[ 0 ] November 29, 2008

Wintergreen Resort – Nelson County, Virginia Skiers are getting what had become a rare treat over the past several years, Thanksgiving weekend skiing at Wintergreen Resort. For the past several years temperatures were too warm for skiing that early, but over the past few weeks colder temps up in the higher elevations have allowed crews […]

Wintergreen : Some Slopes Set to Open This Weekend

Wintergreen : Some Slopes Set to Open This Weekend

[ 0 ] November 27, 2008

Wintergreen Resort – Nelson County, Virginia According to Wintergreen Resort’s website, the slopes on the mountain will open for skiing Saturday & Sunday of this weekend. According to Wintergreen: They have pumped about 12 million gallons of water through our snow guns; Dobie and The Plunge look great! The Plunge will open for tubing Saturday […]

Wintergreen : Winter Gearing Up On Mountain

Wintergreen : Winter Gearing Up On Mountain

[ 0 ] November 22, 2008

Wintergreen Mountain – Nelson County, Virginia Here’s a few updated pics to show you what it looked like Saturday morning (11.22.08). Paul Purpura took these and with the very cold temps up on the mountain, Wintergreen is getting a fantastic head start on snow making! We’ve been telling you about the progress on making snow […]

Snow Making Continues At Wintergreen

Snow Making Continues At Wintergreen

[ 0 ] November 20, 2008

Wintergreen Resort – Nelson County, Virginia We first told you about Wintergreen Resort firing up the snow making gear earlier this week, here. On Wednesday they started making snow in the tubing park. With continued cold temperatures up on the mountain, they were able to fire up the units over on Dobie Thursday night. (That’s […]

Wintergreen Resort's New General Manager Readies For Job

Wintergreen Resort’s New General Manager Readies For Job

[ 0 ] October 23, 2008

WINTERGREEN, Va., Oct. 23, 2008 Wintergreen Resort has tapped a 25-year veteran of the destination resort and recreation industry as its next general manager. Hank Thiess, most recently president/general manager of Durango Mountain Resort in Durango, Colo., joins Wintergreen Resort, which is located high atop Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains and touted as one of the […]

Page 4 of 41234