Resorts & Mountains in Vermont > Sleepy Hollow

Skiing through new snow today. Winter doesn't want to let go!

The Skimeister and I skied through a small snowstorm today in northern Vermont. At midday at Sleepy Hollow Nordic Ski Center in Huntington, Vermont, it was really coming down. The snow had covered up the morning's grooming and was filling in the classic tracks. I prepared myself for skiing in the falling snow by putting a bandana around my neck and wearing light-tinted sunglasses. (It's not pleasant to let your eyes be pelted by the snow when you are going downhill!) We skied two loops at...[Read more]

Sunday, March 15, 2015 Filed in: Cross-country skiing, Sleepy Hollow

Saturday cruisin' on skinny skis at Sleepy Hollow Ski Center

Such a great day to hit the Nordic ski trails at Sleepy Hollow in Huntington, Vermont. This cross-country center has a mellow feel to it and we didn't pass many people on the trails. Here you are not near any roads — you are out in the woods — so all we heard today was the wind. And today it was windy enough to wear a neckwarmer! The Skimeister and I skied the intermediate-rated Ridge Road loop and then we climbed the Bishop Trail to the rustic Butternut Cabin. There we...[Read more]

Saturday, March 1, 2014 Filed in: Cross-country skiing, Sleepy Hollow

Thanksgiving week starts with good snowmaking temps — wintry mix to follow

Snowmaking at Sleepy Hollow cross-country center

Snowmakers are earning their keep these recent cold days and nights. Resorts are pumping out a lot of snow in anticipation of Thanksgiving weekend, as well as some December opening days. (Who's open? Check here.) It sounds like Mother Nature will get into the act on Tuesday night and Wednesday, with a wintry mix that should include rain, sleet and snow accumulation. We'll see how it pans out. Check the Burlington National Weather Service report. Even a few Nordic ski...[Read more]

Monday, November 25, 2013 Filed in: Alpine / downhill skiing, Craftsbury, Cross-country skiing, Rikert, Sleepy Hollow, Trapp Family Lodge

Cross-country skiing at Sleepy Hollow Ski Center

One of the benefits of buying a season pass to a Vermont Nordic center is that typically you get one free pass to most of the other cross-country centers in the state. It is a good incentive to try new Nordic centers or revisit those you haven't skied for years. The latter was the case for me as I drove to rural Huntington, Vermont, today to ski at Sleepy Hollow Ski Center. Nordic centers are reveling in all the snow that dropped during the holidays. The skiing is great pretty much...[Read more]

Sunday, January 6, 2013 Filed in: Cross-country skiing, Sleepy Hollow

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