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Nelson: Getting Ready For Ski Season At Wintergreen Resort

Nelson: Getting Ready For Ski Season At Wintergreen Resort

[ 0 ] November 29, 2012

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, VA Not the real deal just yet, but it won’t be long! Overnight Wednesday Wintergreen Resort in Nelson County fired up their snow gun to test out some major improvements they made to the system in the past few weeks. Looks like they worked from this picture BRL Mountain Photographer Paul […]

Temps Drop And The Snow Flys Again At Wintergreen

Temps Drop And The Snow Flys Again At Wintergreen

[ 0 ] January 2, 2012

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Though temps neared 60° over New Year’s Weekend they spent most of Monday around 17° up at Wintergreen Resort for the 2nd day of January. Perfect weather to crank the snow making gear back up! Temps will continue cooperating for the next several days on the mountain. Overnight lows will […]

More Snow Going Down At Wintergreen : Opens This Weekend on 12.17.11

More Snow Going Down At Wintergreen : Opens This Weekend on 12.17.11

[ 0 ] December 13, 2011

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia In just a few days Wintergreen Resort plans the opening pf some slopes on Saturday the 17th. For the past several days snowmaking has been in full gear at Wintergreen. NCL Mountain Photographer Paul Purpura went to check out the progress Monday afternoon and found they’ve made tremendous progress. According […]

Full Speed Ahead - Snow Is Flying At Wintergreen Resort

Full Speed Ahead – Snow Is Flying At Wintergreen Resort

[ 0 ] December 8, 2011

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, VA Temps dropped into the upper teens overnight Wednesday into Thursday morning at Wintergreen Resort. After roughly an inch of natural snow fell overnight, conditions are now perfect for the resort to make snow full time to get ready for next weekend’s kickoff of the 2011-2012 season. Right now the Wintergreen […]

Snowmaking Begins At Wintergreen Resort!

Snowmaking Begins At Wintergreen Resort!

[ 0 ] December 1, 2011

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Temps dropped down to the lower 20’s early Thursday morning which allowed Wintergreen Resort to fire up the snow guns and start making a little bit of snow! Look for more updates as the 2011-2012 season gets underway in the coming weeks!

Great Snow Making Continues @ Wintergreen Resort!

Great Snow Making Continues @ Wintergreen Resort!

[ 1 ] November 28, 2010

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Temps near 20 degrees over the past couple of nights continue making ideal conditions for the crews at Wintergreen Resort to keep pumping out the snow. Our NCL Mountain Photographer, Paul Purpura, grabbed these shots early Sunday morning. Wintergreen says, Eagles Swoop, Upper and Lower Dobie, Lower Wild Turkey, and […]

Wintergreen Resort : Let The Snowmaking Begin!

Wintergreen Resort : Let The Snowmaking Begin!

[ 1 ] November 27, 2010

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia The temperature dropped to a bone chilling 21° last night at Wintergreen as recorded at our own weather station at The Wintergreen Nature Foundation. That set the stage for the people at Wintergreen Resort to fire up the snowguns and start making snow. In the picture above, courtesy of Weatherbug.com’s […]

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 […]

Snow Making Starts Up At Wintergreen Resort!

Snow Making Starts Up At Wintergreen Resort!

[ 3 ] November 19, 2008

Wintergreen Resort – Nelson County, Virginia “The snow making crew has cranked up the snow guns and white, fluffy snow has been falling. A beautiful white carpet has started to blanket the mountains,” says Dana Quillen, VP of Marketing and PR at the resort. Dana says snow making will continue as colder than normal temperatures […]

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