How Cold Is Cold Enough To Make Snow? Ask a Snowmaker

Meet Mike Towers, our dedicated Manager of Slope Maintenance here at Blue Mountain. In charge of everything from grooming to snowmaking, terrain park setups, and overall slope maintenance, Mike is your go-to expert for all things related to the pristine condition and enjoyment of our slopes. Whether you’re curious about the intricacies of snowmaking or…

Blue Mountain Newbie Chronicles III

  We’re over half way through January, how? January means it’s the New Year! And that means some New Year’s resolutions. This year I want to learn how to ski well* by the end of March, I want to be able to save my money** and I’d like to travel more. But baby steps, let’s…

Newbie Chronicles I & II

Okay, so I’m a newbie. And that’s to a lot of things; moving to Canada, the freezing cold, sooo much snow and skiing. I’m Stephen, an international Blue Mountain employee from England. I haven’t seen more than 3 inches of snow since I was 14 and I know recently England got a light dusting and…