Report For: Saturday-Sunday, September 14-15
Number of Activities: 15
Activities Open: 10am-4:30pm Saturday & Sunday
Number of Lifts: 1
Skyride Hours: 10am-4:30pm Gondola Saturday & Sunday

Pond Skimming Contest

Pond Skimming Contest

Skim across Gore's huge pond in our annual spring classic!

Get goofy, get wet, and have fun! 

9am-10:30am  Registration in the Base Lodge
11am  Pond Skimming Begins on The Arena - Spectators welcome!
Coronation to follow one hour after final splash on the Sundeck.  Fun prizes for top places in categories below will include ski poles, goggles, helmet, hats, packs, and a pair of Blizzard Quattro 7.3 skis with bindings!  All participants are entered in the raffle- you must be present to claim your raffle prize!

Pond Kings & Queens (ages 20+)
Pond Princes & Princesses (ages 13-19)
Pond Frogs & Frogettes (ages 12 & under)

Each participant gets one splash. There will be a Costume Judge- the most important of all!  DRESS UP!
There will also be a judge for Splash, a judge for Skim Distance, and a judge for Overall Performance. 
Costume scores will break any ties, followed by Overall Performance, Splash, & then Skim Distance.

HELMETS are required, along with your ticket or season pass.  Ski poles are not permitted during your run.

A completed release form is required for all participants.  Print yours in advance by clicking on the button below, or fill one out when you get here.  Kids- be sure to have your parents sign!

Download Pond Skimming Release

Saturday, April 13
9am-10:30am Registration, 11am Contest
$5 Registration Fee, Ticket/Season Pass Required
(518) 251-2411
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