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Okemo Mountain

Okemo Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Okemo Mountain, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length56km35 miles
Highest Lift1,020m3,346ft
Resort Height600m1,969ft
 Nearest AirportsAlbany and Manchester-Boston
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Okemo Mountain

Rapidly expanding Okemo Mountain boasts the biggest vertical in Southern Vermont and has one of the longest beginner trails in North America. It is a modern resort by a traditional New England town. The ski area incorporates two terrain parks and moguls, cruisers two half pipes and a race arena.


The American ski resort of Okemo Mountain is at an altitude of 600m1,969ft, with 56km35 miles of marked runs.

Okemo Mountain has direct access to 56km35 miles of downhill skiing, with 106 marked pistes, served by a total of 16 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Okemo Mountain?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Okemo Mountain.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Okemo Mountain

Ski Area Stats

Okemo Mountain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Total Length
56km35 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
26km16 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Okemo Mountain Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,020m3,346ft
Resort Altitude (Okemo Mountain)600m1,969ft
Lowest Piste360m1,181ft
Max Vertical660m2,165ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Okemo Mountain
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Okemo Mountain Overview

With 97% snowmaking coverage (Vermont's most extensive coverage), Southern Vermont's highest vertical (2,200 ft.), a modern & efficient lift system and a vast trail network of steeps, glades, cruisers, bumps and novice

terrain, Okemo is big mountain skiing and riding.


Every morning the first hour of lift operation is free so skiers and riders can evaluate the conditions before they purchase a lift ticket. Midweek (non-holiday) is from 9:00-10:00 am and 8:00-9:00 am on weekends and holidays. Convenient on-mountain ticketing areas are located at the Sugar House Lodge and Solitude Day Lodge, alleviating the need to return to the base area so skiers and riders can add few extra runs into their ski day.

Okemo's First Tracks introduction to skiing or snowboarding includes everything a beginner skier or snowboarder needs to get started on the slopes. First Tracks includes an introductory group ski or snowboard

lesson, complete rental equipment and unlimited use of Okemo's two lower mountain base quad chairlifts and teaching slope for an entire day - all for about the price of a one-day lift ticket. First time skiers and

snowboarders have the choice of one or two lessons a day with a First Tracks package.

Okemo's Mountain Ambassadors will provide free guided tours to intermediate and advanced skiers and riders on weekends and during holiday vacation weeks to acquaint guests with Okemo's vast lift and trail network. Mountain Tours leave promptly at 10:30 am from the on-mountain Guest Services Booth, located by the Sugar House Lodge. All that's needed is a lift ticket to join the tour group and become familiar with Okemo's incredible terrain, #1 ranked snow conditions and legendary service.

Other facilities include the Cutting Edge Learning Center, Demo Center, Okemo Valley Nordic Center with with 28 km cross-country, snowshoeing, ice skating, snow tubing and 18,000 square foot fitness centre..

Reciprocal Lift Ticket Offer - this exciting multi-day lift ticket option gives skiers and snowboarders

all the terrain of three New England resorts with one lift ticket purchase. Perfect for vacationing skiers who are looking for variety. Purchase a three-day or longer lift ticket or package at Okemo Mountain and you can ski or ride at nearby Mount Sunapee or Stratton Mountain for free for one full-day during the life of the ticket. Just present a valid multi-day Okemo ticket at the Mount Sunapee or Stratton Guest Service Desk to obtain your free one-day ticket.

Okemo Mountain offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Okemo is home to two halfpipes, a gigantic snowboard park and action-packed terrain parks.

Location and Map

Where is Okemo Mountain?

This ski resort is in Windsor, Vermont, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Okemo Mountain is Albany, 134 minutes drive away.

Manchester-Boston, Burlington, Nashua (Boire Field) and Bradley airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 16 ski lifts are able to uplift 27,250 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Okemo Mountain open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Okemo Mountain, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Okemo Mountain Tourist Office for the latest.

Okemo Mountain