• A look back at the winter of 2017

    It was the best of times; it was the worst of times. And then it was the best of times, and then it was the worst of times again. This ski season had more ups and downs than the Rat trail. But I like the perspective one

  • Sugarbush Racing Club ends season

    Sugarbush Racing Club (SRC) celebrated another successful season at its year-end banquet held on March 23 at the Inn at Round Barn Farm. Always a well-attended event, this year 95 members and guests enjoyed food and

  • The Mt. Ellen season ends with a weekend of fun

    Sugarbush’s Mt. Ellen will celebrate its final days of 2016-17 winter operations this weekend. Sugarbush Resort hosts their annual Gelandesprung long-jump competition on Saturday, April 1, to commemorate this year’s

  • Economic Dashboard reveals more snow, more skiers last month

    February rebounded with substantially more snow and skier visits at Sugarbush in comparison to last season at this time. Both snow totals and skier visits are tracking well ahead for the season overall, with 77 percent

  • Sugarbush joins the Mountain Collective

    The Sugarbush and Snowbasin, Utah, ski resorts have joined the Mountain Collective for the 2017-2018 season.

    The Mountain Collective Pass grants access to 16 worldwide destinations with more than 51,306 acres of

  • Jr. Castlerock Extreme Results

    Warren, VT (February 14, 2017) The Castlerock Extreme at Sugarbush Resort this past Saturday was a big success and saw 110 competitors. The event took place on Lift Line at Castlerock.

    Top 3 Men:

  • Sugarbush hosts Junior Castlerock Extreme this weekend

    Sugarbush invites expert skiers and riders ages 14 and under to compete in the challenging and technical run down Castlerock’s Lift Line this weekend, Saturday, February 11.

    The Junior Castlerock Extreme is one

  • Henri Borel turns 90

    Henri Borel stood by the phone at the end of the bar at Chez Henri on Tuesday night, taking reservations and greeting every customer. He is a hard man to miss and the local restaurant owner

  • Sugarbush celebrates John Egan Hall of Fame induction

    Sugarbush Resort begins the celebration of chief recreation officer and legendary skier John Egan’s 2016 Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame Induction with an event at Castlerock Pub from 4 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, January

  • Green Mountain Valley School announces training partnership with U.S. Ski Team

    Green Mountain Valley School (GMVS) is in a new comprehensive training partnership with the United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) that designates GMVS as both a U.S. Ski Team Development Site and as a U.S.

  • Sugarbush Youth Ski Patrol

    Any teenager in the Mad River Valley with a desire to help people and ski at the same time should look up the Sugarbush Youth Ski Patrol program.

    Jack Donnelly, Warren, has been a patroller for 48 years and has

  • Ski/ride conditions improving

    As of December 6, Sugarbush boasts the most open acreage on the East Coast. The resort opened Castlerock for hiking access this week and is now open top to bottom. Sugarbush currently has 38 trails open and has seen 30

  • Sugarbush’s John Egan to be inducted into 2016 Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame

    Sugarbush Resort’s chief recreation officer and legendary extreme skier, John Egan, is being inducted into the 2016 Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame.

    A national voting panel selects the incoming class in the fall

  • Sugarbush and Mad River Glen kick off winter right with the Big Kicker

    Sugarbush Resort and Mad River Glen are kicking off the 2016-17 winter season this Saturday, November 19. Similar to the last couple of years, The Big Kicker is at American Flatbread at Lareau Farm in Waitsfield from 5

  • Skiers and fish celebrate

    Skiers and fish are an unlikely pairing, but they both have one more reason to be excited this fall – an important piece of snowmaking infrastructure is now fish-friendly.

    Thanks to a partnership between

  • Sugarbush sponsors Mad Dash

    “We are pleased to announce that Sugarbush Resort will be the title sponsor of the 2016 Mad Dash,” said Laura Brines, chair of the Mad River Path Association, which holds the Dash.

    The 21st annual Mad Dash is

  • Sugarbush’s Isaac Allaire wins Eastern States Cup Enduro

    Sugarbush-sponsored mountain bike rider Isaac Allaire placed first in the Eastern States Cup Enduro at Sugarbush this past weekend, while also grabbing third in the downhill race.

    Sugarbush hosted the fifth stop

  • Sugarbush hosts Eastern States Cup East Coast Showdown

    Sugarbush Resort is hosting the fifth stop in the Eastern States Cup East Coast Showdown series Friday, August 19, through Sunday, August 21. The series features both enduro and downhill mountain bike races with a

  • Five hundred mountain bikers expected for VMBA festival

    Nine years ago mountain bikers from all over the Northeast rode into the inaugural Vermont Mountain Bike Association’s festival held in Waterbury. Starting Friday, July 22, the festival will come to The

  • Mad River Riders’ Evolution trail will be featured at festival

    Bikers at the Vermont Mountain Bike Association’s (VMBA) festival this weekend will be the first to ride yet another trail created by the Mad River Riders (MRR).

    The trail, Evolution, has been under construction