Update: Snow Ridge opening moved to December 7th due to weather

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Snow Ridge has moved opening weekend to 12/7/18.

Below is a quote from Nick Mir, General Manager:

“After much deliberation, we have had to come to a very difficult decision and will be pushing Opening Day back one week to Friday December 7th. This is not at all how we wanted to start off our season, but after a week of rain, warmth and some poor luck, the snowpack just isn’t going to allow us to get the lifts spinning. After this Sunday, we see a return to cold weather, with snow and snowmaking temps back in the forecast. We’re hopeful that we’ll be able to get back on track this coming week and get everyone up on the hill as soon as possible. We greatly apologize for any inconvenience this has caused and appreciate everyone’s understanding and continued support for Snow Ridge. Check our Facebook page throughout next week for Opening Day updates and information, thank you!”


ORIGINAL STORY:

TURIN, NY… Snow Ridge Ski Resort, in Turin NY, is opening for the 2018-2019 season Friday November 30th at 10am. Snow Ridge is a family owned ski and snowboard resort located in the Tug Hill Plateau, with snowfall averaging 230 inches per year.  Snow Ridge has 6 lifts and 21 trails with acres of skiable back country.

Located on site is a chalet, cafeteria and full-service restaurant and bar called the “Tavern230” serving an all new menu for the 2018-2019 season including items such as the Tavern Tater Tot Poutine, chicken wings, gourmet burgers and home style dinners. Snow Ridge also serves a signature Craft Beer, the Snow Ridge Winter Lager, made exclusively for Snow Ridge by Good Shepherds Brewing Company in Auburn, NY. It is modeled after a Vienna lager with a soft color and light taste.


“With 3 feet of snow this November, we are thrilled to be opening for the 2018-2019 season and starting off the season with great conditions.” says Nick Mir, General Manager. “We are

looking forward to another great year.”

Snow Ridge has a full range of special events scheduled for the 2018-2019 season, including an all new “Tavern230 Early Season Ullr Party” the first weekend of Winter, including live music, drink, and food specials, a Christmas Eve Free Ski Day & a New Year’s Eve Dinner with live music, a horse drawn sleigh ride, and a champagne toast for the table.

Snow Ridge Ski Resort was named by the Lewis County Chamber of Commerce the most innovative Business of the year. “We are so grateful to have our business in Lewis county. We have had great support for all of the new events at Snow Ridge, it’s been a humbling experience to run Snow Ridge for the past 3 years.” says Cyndy Sisto, owner. “Thank you to everyone for their support!”

Trails and hours will be limited for opening weekend. Trails will be for Intermediate and Advanced Terrain only. No Ski school lessons this weekend.  For Full hours and details, go to https://snowridge.com/.

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