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Weather the Rights and Wrongs of the Forecast

It seems to happen every year, right around the beginning of autumn. Long range winter weather forecasts are sent out to the masses leaving everyone wondering whether or not the meteorologists have gotten it right this time. If you’ve been paying attention to the news, a few winter weather predictions have already come across the [...]

By | September 25th, 2014|Lift Line|0 Comments

Winter is for the Warriors

September is here and school is back in session. It’s only fitting to start off the season’s first blog post with a little quiz. Don’t worry! We’ve made this quiz easy for you. Question 1: True or false: Winter is your favourite time of year. Question 2: True or false: You own enough toques, mitts, [...]

By | September 10th, 2014|Lift Line|0 Comments

What’s So Great About Golf?

Of the many signs of spring popping up around Blue Mountain, perhaps none are more anticipated than Monterra Golf’s Opening Day. Let’s face it – golfers are fanatical about their sport! They’re out playing in the wee hours of the morning or past dusk and into twilight. They play through rain, wind and soaring summer [...]

By | May 5th, 2014|Lift Line|0 Comments

140 Days!

With the winter we’ve had this year, it should come as no surprise that the 2013/2014 season will be one for the record books! On Monday, April 21st, 2014, Blue will set a new record with 140 days on-snow. 140 days!! That’s over four months of skiing and riding in Ontario…something not seen since the [...]

By | April 16th, 2014|Lift Line|0 Comments

Meet Steve, Blue Mountain’s Snowmaking Expert

A lot of work goes into getting Blue Mountain ready for Opening Day. While our guests are counting down the days to first chair, our mountain operations team is busy working behind the scenes, closely monitoring temperatures, waiting for the perfect time to turn on the snow guns. Today, conditions were prime and the unmistakable [...]

By | November 24th, 2013|Lift Line|0 Comments

How the Snowmakers Got Us to Opening Day

Opening day has come and gone and after a few days off for scheduled lift maintenance, we’re back at it, having opened the Resort for the remainder of the season on the morning of Thursday December 5, 2013. In Steve's fourth post, he tells us how the snowmaking team pulled it off. A November 30 [...]

By | September 9th, 2013|Lift Line|0 Comments

Getting back to the snow

When you get knocked down, you have to get back up again. Blue Mountain team rider Joel Dalacker has first hand experience with this. After getting knocked out early this season with a knee injury, he has put in the work and come back into the Ontario snowboard scene with a fire under his board. [...]

By | January 22nd, 2013|Lift Line|0 Comments

Story Ideas

Whether you're looking for a family adventure focused story, hotel and culinary reviews or adventure travel, we have the perfect setting to inspire your next story. Our PR Department is here to support and work with you to build a tailored itinerary to ensure that you experience everything that Blue has to offer. Each season [...]

By | April 25th, 2012|Media|0 Comments

Blue Facts

BLUE MOUNTAIN RESORTS LIMITED FACT SHEET Blue Mountain Blue Mountain, Ontario’s largest mountain village resort, is nestled on the shores of Georgian Bay and spans across the beautiful Niagara Escarpment.  Blue Mountain has become the four-season destination of the North, and was rated the number one family-friendly ski resort in Canada by MSNBC in 2011.  [...]

By | April 17th, 2012|Media|0 Comments

Company Information

We at Blue Mountain invite you to discover your potential, explore your options, meet new challenges and find your direction at Ontario's largest conference resort. Blue Mountain offers over 36,000 square feet of conference space. In April of 2003, Blue Mountain Resort accepted the Meetings and Incentive Travel Magazine Readers Choice Award for the Best [...]

By | January 11th, 2012|Media|0 Comments