Snow Report for Saturday, January 18
Trails Planned Open: 50
Percentage of Terrain Open: 75%
Lifts Planned Open: 13
Lifts Open: 8:30am-4pm (Village Chair 11am-8pm)
What's Happening
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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!

Special Notes

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 perksSafety 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!  

Gore Mountain's New Logo

While you check out our updated logo, discover some of the hidden stories told within the new mark!

Gore Mountain's New Logo Presents a Refreshed Look, While Telling a Few Interesting Stories

NORTH CREEK, NY- Gore Mountain has unveiled a new logo, and in doing so has integrated several touches to the artwork that reflect its identity and guest experience.  The logo is a clean, updated articulation of Gore that embodies an exciting day on the mountain, while not forgetting the cherished history that the resort has been built upon.

The Gore Range comprises four unique mountains of development- Gore, Bear, Burnt Ridge, and Little Gore.  The mountains together make up the largest amount of skiable terrain in New York State, and the new logo features these four different peaks.  The triangular shape represents the downhill nature of skiing, while the layers of the mark help represent Gore's varied trail layout and numerous options for adventure.

The logo is a sideways "G," referencing Gore's interesting name.  A "gore" is a surveyor's term indicating an area of unmapped terrain.  When the earliest Adirondack maps were drawn, Gore's true summit could not be clearly identified, as according to colonial surveyor Verplanck Colvin, "the highest point always seemed to disappear in the intricate group of peaks of which the mountain was composed."  The rugged, mountainous area was simply labeled as "The Gore," and the name stuck.

The design of the updated mark extends acknowledgment to the mountain scene within the previous logo.  Recalling history is an important tenet of Gore Mountain, as North Creek is home to one of the first commercial ski areas and ski patrols in the United States.  The earlier logo identified Gore during landmark achievements such as the installation of the Northwoods Gondola, the introduction of the Topridge & Burnt Ridge Areas, and the completion of the Interconnect with the Historic North Creek Ski Bowl.

A snow cap in the upper portion creatively speaks to Gore Mountain's place within the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA), which is a New York State entity that manages Gore, Whiteface, and Belleayre Mountains, and the Lake Placid Olympic venues.  Several of Gore Mountain's season passes and ticketing products are valid at ORDA's three ski areas, adding value and variety to a New York winter vacation.  The Olympics were integral to Gore's history, as the famous ski trains that shaped the early development of Gore Mountain were inspired by organizer Vincent Schaefer's trip to the 1932 Lake Placid Winter Games.

The updated logo is symbolic of Gore Mountain's exciting pace of new improvements, the most recent of which include its commitment to the largest solar array dedicated to a ski resort in the country, the renovation of four different lodges, and a complete overhaul of the snowmaking system.  This season, Gore will introduce new RFID direct-to-lift gates and a competition-level freestyle cross course.

Overit Media, an agency located in Albany NY, created the logo in partnership with Gore Mountain.  Resortwear from Stormtech featuring the new logo is available for sale at GoreMountain.com.

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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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