Snow Report for Friday, May 17
Lifts Open: Thursday-Sunday, July 5-September 1, and fall weekends through October 13
What's Happening
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We are so excited to welcome you to a summer full of fun adventures- we will be open Thursday-Sunday, July 5-September 1, and fall weekends through October 13.  Join us for scenic skyrides, hiking, downhill mountain biking, and fun adventure attractions in the Base Area.  Keep us in mind as the perfect venue for your wedding or special event- we are happily booking mountaintop ceremonies, family reunions, youth group outings, company conferences, and community gatherings for summer, fall, and beyond!  2019-2020 season passes are on sale now at the same prices as last year with tons of awesome perks- check out our free financing plan, available along with the best prices for passes through August 16.

Special Notes

2019-20 mountain improvements and projects in the works include a new zipline ride to add to our summer and fall fun, a new competition level freestyle cross, and attractive Base Area upgrades.  More news is on the way- stay tuned for updates.  Meanwhile, read up on our latest improvements.  Do you enjoy exploring new trails on your mountain bike?  Kick off the 2019 season with Ride On! Weekend this Saturday & Sunday.  The Ski Bowl's trail network is one of four distinct biking destinations featured in this new event!

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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Welcome to Gore Mountain in North Creek, New York’s family-friendly ski resort offering four peaks of alpine terrain, affordable ski and stay packages, and exciting events year-round.

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793 Peaceful Valley Road, North Creek, NY 12853 • Snow Phone: (518) 251-5026 • Phone: (518) 251-2411