Main content

Vermont ski resorts open for 2021 - 2022 ski season with snow in forecast

Posted Friday, November 26, 2021
— Alpine / downhill skiing, Fall & early season, Bolton Valley, Bromley, Burke, Jay Peak, Killington, Mad River Glen, Magic, Mount Snow, Okemo, Pico, Smugglers' Notch, Stowe, Stratton, Sugarbush
Photo of chairlift ascending a snowy Vermont mountain with small, sunlit snowflakes
Updated 11/30/21

While Killington has been open for some time, other Vermont ski resorts are now opening with the added benefit of late-November snow!

When do Vermont ski resorts open for 2021 - 2022?

Open now

(Some resorts may close on midweek days during the early season — check before you go!)

Killington Resort — Nov. 5 for passholders; Nov. 6 for general public

Sugarbush Resort — November 24

Stowe Mountain Resort — November 26

Mount Snow  — November 26

Okemo Mountain — November 26

Jay Peak — Nov. 26 for passholders; Nov. 27 for general public

Stratton  — November 27

Bromley — November 27

Planned opening dates

(Check the ski area websites before you go!)

Smugglers' Notch — December 2

Bolton Valley — December 4

Mad River Glen — December 11

Burke Mountain — December 11

Pico Mountain  — December 12

Magic Mountain — December 18

Quechee Club — December 18

See our Vermont Ski Resorts page for direct links to resort ski condition reports. Also check resort websites for any COVID-19 protocols before you hit the slopes!

Late-November 2021 Snow

The National Weather Service in Burlington, Vermont, says the entire state will see snow on November 26 - 27. Higher amounts in the mountains, of course!

See the snow forecast.

See our Snow Reports page.

Share This Blog Post


Post a Comment

No Account Needed! To post a comment without any kind of account, you can type in a name, nickname or trail name and an email (which we do not collect or use) then select "I'd rather post as guest." We'd love to hear from you!

Link to get a Protect Our Winters membership


Skier in pink makes a turn in knee-deep powder

Enjoying some fluffy new snow in northern Vermont

Posted 2/18/24

Thank goodness for new snow! At higher elevations in northern Vermont, we've seen quite a bit of fluffy new snow in the last couple of days. Above 1600 feet or so there's often a decent, frozen base,…

Late-afternoon Nordic ski in soft snow

Posted 2/9/24

With Saturday looking like it will hit 45 degrees at 2,000 feet with possible rain showers in northern Vermont, it was time to hit the cross-country trails today! We took a late-afternoon ski at…

Skier moves downhill at center of ski slope under bright sun

It’s February, but we had a springy afternoon of skiing

Posted 2/8/24

Pop quiz: When the sky in Vermont is bright blue and the temperatures are springy, what should you do? Our answer: Take the afternoon off and get some runs in at nearby Bolton Valley Resort! The sun…