Paint It White

Jen Karnan  

You guys, we're opening for our 80th Anniversary winter season tomorrow! We are all kinds of stoked to get this show on the road and see some familiar faces as we kick off a milestone year!

Ramp-up season has been in the middle for us thus far. We didn’t receive that first November snowstorm to knock out everyone's power on Thanksgiving and accelerate our winter prep this year, but that's okay, because we also haven't had our butts handed to us with a …

It's Time to Celebrate!

Jen Karnan  

The desire for outdoor adventure even as the daylight becomes increasingly limited in this corner of the year is palpable here, and we're happy to provide a place for folks to go when they refuse to hibernate. As …

Fall Fitness at Gunstock

Kale Poland  

The leaves are changing color and falling from the trees, despite a week that has seen highs in the 80s.

Autumn is officially here… and we at the Gunstock Nordic & Outdoor Center could not be more excited to enter this transitional season!

October, generally a month spent mowing trails and preparing for Winter Operations, will look a little different for Nordic, which has enjoyed a fantastically fun first Summer of Mountaintop Yoga and Guided Hikes.  Fall programming will hit the ground running, and continue through November!

Here’s what’s on tap:

Mountaintop Yoga: October 1, 7, 14, and 28

Enjoy a relaxing lift ride to the summit over the beautiful fall foliage, where you’ll spend the next 45 minutes lost in movement, breath, and meditation. The lift ride down will wow you, with …

Can It (The Non-Perishable Food Drive is Back)!

Jen Karnan  

Dear Friends,

The folks here at Gunstock Mountain Resort want to give back to our amazing community, so we are kicking off an effort …

The Face of Hope

Jen Karnan  

It's a rare thing to witness scientific progress firsthand; to see the tangible result of years of research, testing, trial and error, and long hours spent in an effort to solve a problem. To look into the eyes of three year old Sofia Wylie is that rare occasion, as her young life is the direct, miraculous result of the first ever treatment developed for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA).

For those who remember the Ice Bucket Challenge from a few years ago, that widespread fundraising effort was to fund research for a cure of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). SMA is a terminal childhood version of that disease that takes hold right from …