An unexpected snow / ice storm

An unexpected snow / ice storm

Its been awhile since the last post and I apologize. A lot has happened on the Berkshire East and personal front. Since the last blog visit we’ve had holiday snow, rain, ice, snowmaking, more snow, more rain and a lot more snow making. In the middle of it all, I got...

Holiday Update

Happy Holidays! First off, lets cover the holiday schedule. Berkshire East operating hours from the holiday: Sunday 12/25: Closed Christmas Day Monday 12/26: Open 9:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday 12/27: Open 9:00am – 4:00pm Special Holiday Night Skiing Hours: ...

Berkshire East Opening Day

Opening Day! Berkshire East Mountain Resort Opening Day: Sunday, December 11, 2016. After a few nights of snowmaking that were good, but not great before Thanksgiving, and a few nights of snowmaking that were not quite good after Thanksgiving, winter will finally...

Snowmaking Has Begun

On 11/22 and 11/23, the Berkshire crew fired up the snow guns for the first time since February 2016. We made snow on 13 trails and gave all the new updated equipment a good test fire. This summer we spent about $1.1 million on getting our pump room updated with...

Summer Update

Hot off the heals of an excellent summer season, snow making has begun and the maintenance crews have wrapped up a $1.1 million dollar snowmaking and lighting expansion. 500 LED new lights will light the slopes and the snowmaking pump room has been gutted. New pumps,...