"SKI, SKI, AND SKI SOME MORE" Top 5 Page for this destination Killington by Rhondaj
Killington Travel Guide: 26 reviews and 32 photos
Killington is all about skiing and boarding. The town used to be called Sherburne, but officially changed its name in 1999, to Killington. It is the largest and longest running season ski area in the Northeast of the US.
We made our first trip up in the winter of 2006. We were going only for the weekend, Friday through Sunday. However, a blizzard blew in, and we were forced to spend another night, and spend the next day skiing on fresh powder. If you're going to be snowed in, what better place than at a ski resort?!!
The downside was the temperatures. It was unusually cold. Our first morning the base temperature at the Snowshed mountain was -17 degrees!!
It warmed up to 5 degrees during the day. It was so cold, my camera froze every time we went to the top of the mountains. I was unable to take any high altitude pictures! boo-hoo
Once in a while I took out the batteries, rubbed them warm and got a few photos. Taking off gloves was unbearable tho' ,so I didn't do it too often.
Runs turn into runs, leading into other runs. It's all a big, fun maze. Mapping out our plan of action, and following... more travel advice
Our hotel was right on the main drag-Killington Rd. We mostly skied during our stay, but ventured out on the road a few... more travel advice
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