Title /blog/category/okemo-skiing/?format=rss A blog feed. en-US Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:11:12 -0500 Okemo is Ready for You! https://www.vtprop.com/blog/posts/2017/11/27/okemo-is-ready-for-you/ <p>As you know, Okemo Mountain is open! The snow guns are humming and the snow makers welcome the colder temperatures. We have had some natural snow here in Vermont but most of the trails will be brought to you, courtesy of the Snow Making Team of Okemo Mountain.</p> <p>You may be thinking that you can&#39;t wait until we are buried in natural snow. After all, that&#39;s what winter is about in this area.&nbsp;There is no such thing as too much snow, right? But the snow team at Okemo will make up for that until we are inevitably&nbsp;buried under&hellip;. You got it&hellip;too much snow. Hey, who said that&rsquo;s a bad thing?</p> <p>Never fear, regardless of Mother Nature&#39;s gifts (or lack of), the Mountain&rsquo;s team can handle anything that comes their way; there will be snow, it will be groomed. Winter is Okemo&rsquo;s time to shine and they will not disappoint.</p> <p>If you are newer to the Okemo scene, check out our <a href="https://www.vtprop.com/okemo-condo-guide/" target="_blank">Condo Guide</a>. This is a great tool to orient you to the Mountain and what the different complexes have to offer. We also have links to help <a href="https://www.vtprop.com/area-info/useful-links/" target="_blank">familiarize you with the&nbsp;area</a> and to find other <a href="https://www.vtprop.com/area-info/winter-recreation/" target="_blank">activities in the area.</a>&nbsp; There is so much to do both on and off Okemo.</p> <p><strong>Come Live Where You Play</strong> ~ The team at <a href="https://www.vtprop.com/">William Raveis Real Estate Vermont Properties</a> can make Okemo your place to call home.</p> <p><img alt="" class="featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5698/blog/Chairlift%20%26%20Sky.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 200px;"></p> Ludlow Real Estate Okemo Condos Okemo News Okemo Real Estate Ski On Okemo Ski Season Ski Season In VT Winter In Vermont Winter In VT Snow in VT Okemo Mountain okemo skiing snow on okemo opening ski season Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:11:12 -0500 IT'S SKI AND RIDE SEASON! OPENING DAY ON OKEMO https://www.vtprop.com/blog/posts/2017/11/08/it-s-ski-and-ride-season-opening-day-on-okemo/ <p>As we were having lunch this past Tuesday, the first flakes of the season began to fall. We half jokingly said that it is officially ski season; within 24 hours word came out announcing Okemo&#39;s opening day for the 17-18 season.</p> <p>The Mountain will be opening for sking and riding on Saturday, November 11th at 9:00 a.m. First chair ceremonies will be held at the Sachem Chair. Link &amp; Lower World Cup will be open with the Upper Mountain trails coming later in the day. The weather forcast for snowmaking temps are great and Okemo has the capability to make the snow needed for quality skiing and riding.&nbsp;</p> <p>So.. dust off those winter toys and gear and head North! We look forward to seeing you on the Mountain.</p> <p><img alt="" class="featured featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5698/blog/Snow%20Guns.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 196px;"></p> Local Events Okemo News Okemo Valley Region Ski On Okemo Ski Season Ski Season In VT Snow Report Winter In Vermont Winter In VT fun in Ludlow Snow in VT Okemo Mountain okemo skiing snow on okemo opening ski season Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:11:18 -0500 Okemo grabs tops spots for Best in the East! https://www.vtprop.com/blog/posts/2017/11/07/okemo-grabs-tops-spots-for-best-in-the-east/ <p>Okemo Mountain continues to receive accolades. The most recent come from <a href="https://www.skimag.com/ski-resort-life/best-in-the-east-lifts-2018"> skimag.com.</a>&nbsp;Their reader-ranked survey of &ldquo;Best in the East 2018&rdquo; puts Okemo Mountain in the top spot. They have also grabbed a top ten spot in 5 out of the 6 categories surveyed.</p> <p>More reader rankings for the Best of the East?</p> <p>Okemo got high marks for several:</p> <p>#1 For Best Lifts</p> <p>#3 For Best Grooming</p> <p>#5 For Best Snow</p> <p>#6 For Service</p> <p>#9 for Best Overall Resort</p> <p>Once again, this proves that Okemo has what it takes to be your favorite family friendly mountain of choice. When you come to Okemo,&nbsp;stop by and see us across from the golf course on route 100. If you decide you want to make Ludlow your second home, we can help!</p> <p>We&rsquo;ll see you on the Mountain.</p> <p><img alt="" class="featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5698/blog/lifts.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 200px;"></p> Local Events Okemo News Okemo Valley Region Ski On Okemo Ski Season Ski Season In VT Winter In Vermont Winter In VT Snow in VT Okemo Mountain okemo skiing snow on okemo Tue, 07 Nov 2017 13:11:00 -0500 A View From the Top https://www.vtprop.com/blog/posts/2017/10/12/a-view-from-the-top/ <p>Boston Magazine is featuring a one of a kind listing on Okemo Mountain and William Raveis Real Estate Vermont Properties is excited to be the listing agent for this "Luxe Log Cabin in Ludlow".&nbsp;</p> <p>"Ski Bums-meet ski mansion"...</p> <p>To see more details, check out the link to <a href="http://www.bostonmagazine.com/property/blog/2017/10/10/log-cabin-ludlow-otm/"> Boston Magazine&#39;s</a> article, or call the team at William Raveis Vermont Properties.&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" class="featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5698/blog/vermont-lodge-1.jpg" style="float: left; width: 600px; height: 400px;"></p> Buyers Fall In VT Ludlow Condos Ludlow Real Estate Okemo Real Estate Second Homes Ski On Okemo Ski Season Ski Season In VT VT Properties News Winter In Vermont Winter In VT finding perfect real estate agent Snow in VT Okemo Mountain okemo skiing snow on okemo Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:55:16 -0400 What is white and white and white all over? OKEMO! https://www.vtprop.com/blog/posts/2017/02/20/what-is-white-and-white-and-white-all-over-okemo/ <p>In the past 17 days we have received almost as much snow as we did all last season. The Mountain is bustling with skiers and riders of all ages. This week there are many other extra activities to enjoy.</p> <p>On Tuesday February 21st get&nbsp;ready for a new way to &ldquo;paint the town&rdquo;? Grab your paint brush and meet your friends at the Jackson Gore Roundhouse for the Paint and Sip event; sponsored by William Raveis Vermont Properties. Don&#39;t worry, no experience necessary - a local artist will instruct you step by step to create an original piece of art while you follow along with a cocktail! At the end of the night you&#39;ll take home your beautiful painting and hopefully a new found talent!&nbsp;They&nbsp;provide everything: paint, canvas, brush and apron.&nbsp;Don&rsquo;t forget to come a little early and grab your drink, after all, it is Paint &amp; Sip!</p> <p>Check out the <a href="https://www.okemo.com/activities/calendar/" target="_blank">events calendar</a> to see the other happenings on the Mountain. If you decide to venture into town, stop by 29 Locust Hill Rd, across from the golf course and say hi.</p> <p><img alt="" class="featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5698/blog/paint.jpg" style="width: 200px; height: 258px;"></p> Local Events Okemo News Ski On Okemo Ski Season Ski Season In VT Winter In Vermont Winter In VT fun in Ludlow Snow in VT Okemo Mountain okemo skiing snow on okemo Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:25:08 -0500 And Since We've No Place to Go.... https://www.vtprop.com/blog/posts/2016/12/11/and-since-we-ve-no-place-to-go/ <p>Let is snow, let it snow, let is snow&hellip;</p> <p><img alt="" class="featured featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5698/blog/Snow%20Guns.jpg" style="width: 200px; height: 130px;"></p> <p>Winter is here! We are expecting a nice little storm tomorrow which should dump several more inches of fresh snow on the Mountain. The snow guns are in overdrive and creating the perfect winter wonderland for Okemo fun. The Okemo snow team has been able to capitalize on the recent cold front that continues to stick around, expanding the open terrain to 8 lifts, 36 trails, with 211 skiable acres. This means that&nbsp;there is terrain for all ability levels including the terrain park on Nor&rsquo;easter and the mogul run over on The Plunge. Open terrain is expected to increase on a daily basis. Keep in mind, you can check out the <u><strong><a href="https://www.okemo.com/mountain-info/conditions-report/" target="_blank">daily ski report</a></strong></u> via our website and even look at the <u><strong><a href="http://www.vtprop.com/area-info/okemo-cams/" target="_blank">four live cams</a></strong></u> at any time to see if it&#39;s snowing on your favorite part of the Mountain.&nbsp;Pack your gear and head to Vermont! We&rsquo;ll see you on Okemo!</p> Okemo News Ski On Okemo Ski Season Ski Season In VT Snow Report Winter In Vermont Winter In VT Snow in VT Okemo Mountain okemo skiing snow on okemo Sun, 11 Dec 2016 12:12:07 -0500