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Travel in Style

Travel to Stratton during the winter ski season on the luxurious and comfortable Stratton Jitney.

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A NEW TRADITION

Equipe Sport’s founding family carries on a storied legacy of industrial entrepreneurship through their successful sporting goods business.

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The perfect fit
The Perfect Fit

Stratton’s boot fitters shed light on the process of orthotic fitting.

Out and About

right on track
Right on Track

United in pursuit of snowshoeing excellence, Dion Snowshoes and NeviTrek walk a bold new path.

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STRATTON’S SISTER: SUGARBUSH RESORT

A vacationer’s guide to Stratton’s distinguished northern neighbor – Sugarbush Resort.

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HEADING WEST

Steamboat Ski Resort, where Champagne Powder® was coined and the spirit of the American West remains in the shadow of the Colorado Rockies.
STORY BY STEAMBOAT SKI RESORT

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all along the clocktower
All Along the Clocktower

With the presence of Burton Snowboards, the U.S. Open Championships, and one of the earliest machine-built half-pipes at Stratton Mountain, the local population led the vanguard as the sport ventured from the fringe to the mainstream…

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tubing at stratton mountain
After The Last Run

There’s no shortage of après ski activities to make the most of your time in the mountains. So take off those ski boots, stash your gear, and get ready to savor all that Stratton has to offer…

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stratton mountain ski patrol building
On The Beat

The Stratton Mountain Ski Patrol is as essential to the resort as snow on the slopes, working tirelessly all season long to make the mountain safe for thousands of skiers and riders…

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Safety Patrol

The Stratton Mountain Safety Patrol works hand-in-hand with the ski patrol to promote safety and to enforce the code of conduct that shapes responsible skiing and riding…

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gear for going up
Gear for Going Up

You’ve plotted your route, packed your bags, and prepared yourself for the adventure ahead. Now, there’s just one thing left: gathering the gear you will need for a winter climb…

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hiking snowboarder
Up is the New Down

Earning your runs by climbing up before speeding down is a new way to appreciate your surroundings, as well as get a super workout…

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Take It to the Next Level

Maybe you dream of being the next Mikaela Shiffrin or Shaun White. Or maybe you just want to stand at the top of a double black diamond without quaking in fear. Whatever your skill set or athletic ambitions, Stratton Mountain Resort will have a ski or snowboard program to help you up your game…

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stratton mtn sports school kids
Instruction Introductions

Meet Martha Dale, Toure Christie, and Sarah Knelp, three of the many instructors at Stratton Mountain Sports School who share a passion to teach children and adults how to embrace, enjoy, and excel on the mountain…

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bill nupp
Stratton Gets a Lift

Stratton is poised for growth in the year ahead, with a new owner in Alterra Mountain Company, new resorts in the family including Mammoth and Deer Valley, and the new Ikon Pass that will make resorts across North America more accessible to Stratton skiers and snowboarders while simultaneously introducing new visitors to the stunning Stratton landscape. We spoke about it with Stratton President Bill Nupp…

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Orsden
Orsden Skiwear

Pronounced orse-den, the name comes from the French word for “snow bear,” ours de neige. The company’s mythical snow bear mascot possesses a unique combination of toughness and playfulness. It is that spirit, along with company founder Sara Segall’s own love for adventure and style, that inspires Orsden…

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jessie diggins world cup skiathon
Stratton Mountain School: Going for Gold

When it comes to elite athletes, Greece has Mount Olympos, Vermont has Stratton Mountain School. The ski and snowboard academy located at the base of Stratton Mountain has turned out scores of Olympic athletes during the years…

Good Works

ross powers and young snowboarders
The Power of Giving Back

Gold Medalist Ross Powers gives back to young athletes with his Level Field Fund—dedicated to helping talented but financially strapped athletes pursue excellence in their sport…

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jake burton
First Tracks

From its inauspicious beginnings in Londonderry, snowboarding has become a worldwide phenomenon, and the halfpipe competition continues to be one of the biggest draws in the Winter Games. And it all started right here in Vermont thanks to a man with a single-minded vision and some fearless local athletes who dreamed of flying through the air and landing on the snow, and thus created a whole new sport…

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snowcat
Stratton’s Finest

My family and I have been skiing at Stratton for 18 years. We have seen some great winters and some not-so-great winters, but the quality of snow and trail conditions are routinely pristine. Recently, I had the opportunity to sit down with VP of Mountain Operations Craig Panarisi, Snowmaking Manager Kevin Booth, and Mountain Operations Manager Paul Maitland to discuss the complex task of snowmaking here at Stratton Mountain. I wanted to learn more about how they ensure that consistent snow quality. Craig, Kevin, and Paul were kind enough to answer my questions about the process and strategies they implement, while sharing a few fun facts…