Gather with the crowds on the sundeck Sunday at dusk and watch as the Base Area is illuminated by a fantastic torch parade and fireworks display! Celebrate with apres-ski fun in the Tannery Pub & Restaurant with live music from John Stack 3-6pm on Saturday and The Blonde Roots 4-7pm on Sunday! Enjoy awesome holiday savings when you combine your lift tickets and lodging- check out our MLK Holiday Weekend ski & stay packages to find a great deal on a cozy place to rest after fun days of celebration on the mountain!
We're hosting about 400 racers for classic distance races on Saturday morning, and expect around 90 athletes in Sunday morning's skate races! This season will mark the third year Gore has held a Junior National Qualifier weekend. Hosted by HURT Nordic and part of the NYSSRA Nordic (New York State Ski Racing Associated) race series, there will also be Senior and Master age categories as part of each race day. Come out and watch these exciting events - the stadium layout makes these events fun for spectators and athletes. Trails will open for recreational use during the afternoon and evening both days.
Lady skiers & snowboarders ages 18+ team up with some of our best female instructors for the weekend- work on your personal skiing/riding goals and on-snow challenges among other ladies of similar ability. These clinics are uniquely tailored to women of all skill levels from beginner to advanced. Lift tickets, meals, equipment discussions, lots of time on the snow, great feedback from our certified instructors, and a complimentary wine & cheese party are all included with our 1 & 2-day options!
Ages 19 and under ski or ride FREE with a full-paying parent all week! Keep in mind this promotion also includes our cross-country ski and snowshoe network at the North Creek Ski Bowl all week, and the Village Chair when available too!
Safety is a top priority at Gore. Familiarize yourself with the NSAA's Responsibility Code- these basic tips make for a fun and safe day out on the mountain. Quick Tip: If you need to stop along a trail, do so off to the side and where you are easily seen from above.
We're offering six new ChargePoint stations in Lot C. Thanks to drivers of electric cars for your commitment to renewable energy and environmental sustainability! Gore Mountain is a leader of environmental conservation efforts in the ski industry and within our local community. We are committed to preserving the winter that we love for our future generations and strive to operate harmoniously with the environment. Read more about our environmental initiatives, including the largest solar array dedicated to a ski area in the country.
Welcome to a rockin' MLK weekend! We've got gorgeous conditions and beautiful coverage, and of course we are gearing up for another dump of natural snow starting up late this afternoon. Our talented grooming staff has skillfully blended Thursday's 5" accumulation into a carpet of crisp corduroy to get your weekend started in style with vast amounts of terrain to explore! Several of your favorite summit steeps are back in action today- snowmakers wrapped up overnight on Lies, Chatiemac, and Headwaters- you can check out the newest snow there mid-morning. During the day, snowmakers will be powering away on Lower Sleighride, Wild Air, Pot Luck, The Arena, and Ski Bowl terrain. Make sure to hit up Burnt Ridge Mountain on today's adventure- the North Side and High Peaks are open too!
Our fun MLK Weekend lineup includes live music Saturday & Sunday in the Tannery, an impressive Fireworks Display and 50-skier torch parade will illuminate the Base Area Sunday at dusk, and value-packed holiday ski & stay vacations are available from just $96pp per night for adults including lift tickets- find your favorite package and stick around for the entire long weekend of fun! Join us in welcoming several hundred Nordic athletes to the Mid-Atlantic Junior National Qualifiers for morning races at the Ski Bowl this weekend, then explore the groomed cross-country trails into the evening under lights or hop in a beginner lesson during the afternoon. Saturday's food court lunch special is a turkey panini with cheddar and green apples on multigrain bread for $9.50- remember passholders, you save 20% off that daily special as part of your awesome lineup of perks. Safety reminder: Stay alert- know who and what is around you, especially other skiers and riders and be aware of changing conditions. Get ready for quality family time at an unbeatable value - Take Your Kids to Gore Week starts on Tuesday and that means all kids 19 & under ski/ride free with their full-paying parent right through Sunday 1/26!