Friday, February 25, 2011

5 inches of snow + Super Demo Weekend starts today!

In case it's raining by you,
it's snowing up here.
Come on up! We'll keep you informed... NOAA says we could have 6-10 by the end of the day.
Burton Super Demo!

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

New RideHunter Terrain Park Video!

MOUNTAIN CLUB SPA: New Presidents' Week Specials!

More specials from the Mountain Club Spa! Appointments have been filling up fast... call today to make yours!
  • Reflexology - Bodywork based on the ancient belief that each organ corresponds to zones and reflex "points" on the hands and feet, which can help to relieve stress and stimulate the flow of the energy throughout the body.
  • Detoxifying Seaweed Body Wrap - A mineral rich serum helps to eliminate lymphatic sluggishness and restore healthy body tone.
  • Sun Repair Facial - A restorative facial with intensive Lactic Acid and Licorice extrat treatment to reduce the appearance of sun damage.
Visit the Mountain Club Spa page for more information, and a list of treatments and prices! Book your appointment today by calling 800-486-8376 x3017!

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Weekly eNews 2/22

Good morning! It's another sunny, gorgeous day at Hunter, and tomorrow the weather looks much the same. We've got 51 trails and 9 lifts today, and we're looking forward to continuing great weather through the rest of the holiday period.

We've got another Ski Club Appreciation Day coming up on March 4! $25 lift tickets in group sales for all ski club members - valid ID required! For group trips and more info, contact Randy!

We've got a new video up on , with a new RideHunter video to be posted later in the day! Don't forget to like us on Facebook and stay tuned for news, info, photos, weather updates and more!

VanWinkle's at the Kaatskill Mountain Club is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner all week, so be sure to stop by!

New Video! Check It Out!

Friday, February 18, 2011

Mashed Potatoes* on the Menu + Weekend Events

I know some of you are STOKED for the weather conditions... starting yesterday and wrapping up today. With temps nearing 60, this is a great start to spring skiing, though the temperature will drop again and get cold through Presidents' Week... we've got a little more winter left before we can expect such comfort in our days!

We had a lot of spring skiers and riders here yesterday and we're expecting more today... this is a perfect start to a great weekend!! For those of you who are not aware, our fireworks have been postponed until Sunday. So here's the rundown:

Capita Hip Session, Registration at Yurt from 9am-11am, practice from 12pm-1pm, session starting at 2pm.
Third Rail at Main Bar starting at 4pm
Good for the Soul in the Coppertree at 4pm
Tailgate party - bring your own food, have your party at Hunter!

DJ in the afternoon (and every afternoon throughout the week!)
Tailgate party - bring your own food, have your party at Hunter!
Fireworks at 7PM

*Sometimes also pronounced "mashed pertaters"

Wednesday, February 16, 2011


Another one of our park jams kicks off this Saturday, February 19. Registration is from 9am-11am at the Yurt, and the event starts at 2pm (practice is from 12-1pm)! It's FREE and there are lots of prizes! Visit for more info!


March Into Spring pass is on sale now! For $169, ski and ride through the end of the 2010/11 season! Enjoy the spring conditions, Pondskimming, Winter Carnival and other spring events right here at Hunter, for one great price! The pass is valid starting on February 28, 2011 and continuing through this season's closing date. Buy your March Into Spring pass on eSki now!

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

MOUNTAIN CLUB SPA: Presidents' Week Specials!

More specials from the Mountain Club Spa! Appointments have been filling up fast... call today to make yours!

  • Ultimate Foot Facial - The ultimate treatment for tired and aching feet that exfoliates, hydrates and smoothes. All the elements in the Mountain Club Spa pedicure plus a Callo-Peel callous treatment to soften even the most resistant calluses and a soothing marine masque.
  • Aromatherapy Massage - Why not add Essential Oils to the Kaatskill Mountain Club Signature Massage? Take advantage of the mind/body power of essential oils to soothe, relax or energize. Available in 25, 50 and 75 minute increments!
  • Lemon Verbena Body Polish - Fresh lemon and gentle buffing grains are blended with stimulating extracts to soften the skin. Session concludes with a hydrating body corps cream.
  • Moisture Drench Facial - Nature's answer to moisture-deprived skin. In this customized session, skin is replenished at the cellular level with bio-active botanical serums.
Visit the Mountain Club Spa page for more information, and a list of treatments and prices! Book your appointment today by calling 800-486-8376 x3017!

New Weekly Video!

Hey folks, here's this weeks video! See you all soon!

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Stompson in Slopestyle Dew Tour Finals! AGAIN!

That's right folks, Mr. Jeremy "Stompson" Thompson, has made it into another Dew Tour Finals Slopestyle in Ogden, Utah today! Keep an eye on NBC this afternoon! Also, check him out on his Facebook page!

Friday, February 11, 2011


Calling all ladies!!!!! Drop everything, get away from the family and enjoy these full day workshops skiing with other women. This is your chance to socialize with women, taught by women, and improve your skills with other women. Workshop includes video analysis, top-level instruction, lift ticket, and breakfast and lunch vouchers. Intermediate skiers to Advanced skiers welcome. Groups will be formed based on ability. Head over to the Camps & Workshops page for more information, or to make your reservation!

Thursday, February 10, 2011

News Flash!

NEWSFLASH! We're making SNOW! The guns have started up on Claire's Way! Who knows where next!? What did you expect from the Snowmaking Capitol of the World?! Who's heading up?!

Pictured is one of our many high powered guns! *Not currently operating at base.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

2/8 eBlast

We've got a lot coming up in terms of celebration and events here at Hunter! It's snowing (we've got 3" so far) and 30 degrees. We may receive another inch or two today before the sun comes out for the rest of the week and temps linger in the low 20s. Check the forecast here for what's to come!

We've got Valentine's Day coming up; there is a special menu available at VanWinkle's and dinner reservations are strongly recommended.. call 800-486-8376 x3011 to make a reservation. There are also spa specials: scroll down for more information on what's being exclusively offered for Valentine's Day at the Mountain Club Spa!

We've got a new video up on! Don't forget to like us on Facebook and a big congratulations to the winners of WDST Mountain Jam tickets!!

We hope to see you here this weekend! Don't forget that our Presidents' Week festivities, including fireworks and live music, kick off on Saturday, February 19... more info on that to come!

Vides Videos and More Videos!

Scope out this weeks Hunter Videos!

Monday, February 07, 2011

X Games GoPro Video!

Hey all, just wanted to share this pretty cool GoPro video from the X Games. We use this very same camera! Check out our videos on

Saturday, February 05, 2011

MOUNTAIN CLUB SPA: Valentine's Day Specials!

The spa will be having some incredible Valentine's Day specials! Specials valid February 12, 13 & 14 depending upon therapists' availabilities.
  • Chocolate Raspberry massage oil upgrade to all massage services at no cost (also applies to couples massages).
  • 10% off all couples massages booked during the Valentine's Day time frame... plus receive a free gift!
  • The Mountain Club Spa will also be offering a chocolate body wrap and a chocolate facial.
  • February 13 only: Pedi-Pair! You and a loved one can receive a warm foot soak, rejuvenating foot scrub, leg massage, foot wrap, followed by polish for her and nail buffing for him!
Visit the Mountain Club Spa page for more information, and a list of treatments and prices! Book your appointment today by calling 800-486-8376 x3017!

Hunter Freestyle Athletes Medal

Click Here for more information

Friday, February 04, 2011

7 Night Stay at the Kaatskill Mountain Club for a Great Cause!

Hunter Resort Properties offers a 7-night ski vacation at the luxurious Kaatskill Mountain Club to benefit a great cause, CYCLE FOR HEALTH, in an online auction!

Cycle For Health, a new nationwide charitable organization to help combat childhood obesity and weight related illnesses will be the beneficiary of a single auction item offering a 7 night stay for four at the slope-side, luxurious Kaatskill Club from Feb. 25th - March 4th, 2011. This unique, online auction is now open for bidding as we toast to the New Year enjoying phenomenal skiing conditions! Don't miss this great opportunity to enjoy a terrific ski vacation with family or friends filled with incredible amenities and activities at Hunter's resort.

All proceeds will benefit Cycle for Health to support programs to combat childhood obesity and diabetes through establishing nation-wide youth Farm Teams, bike-to-school programs and healthy living platforms for children, families and communities.

Check out the online aution HERE.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Lots and lots and lots more snow coming!! Head up now! + more :)

February comes with 18" of snow for Hunter... we've received 4-5" thus far and are expecting up 12" or more through today, tonight and tomorrow! Stay tuned with Accuweather, plus the Hunterblog, Facebook and for snow totals, news & info! The FDNY race kicked off today... the East Coast Firefighters Race has been postponed to March 8.

We're launching an incredible Superbowl Sunday special this week: we'll be selling a limited number of $45 lift tickets valid only on Sunday, February 6. Head over to eSki and get yours now! You must buy 48 hours or more in advance, and these tickets are ONLY VALID on February 6! No additional discounts available. Get yours now!

Ski Club Appreciation Day is Friday, February 4th! $25 lift tickets available in the Group Sales office for any ski club members. Valid membership ID required. Reservations appreciated, but not required! Contact Randy Hoose!

We've got a brand new weekend recap video up on YouTube and you had better believe we're filming this snowstorm! Don't forget to like us on Facebook... we've got contests, photos, videos, user/guest submissions and more all day every day!

On another note, congratulations to our weddings team, who recently were awarded a 2011 Bride's Choice Award on!


Radio Woodstock's Mountain Jam and Hunter Mountain have teamed up for a very exciting online promotion! Up for grabs are a FREE pair of Mountain Jam tickets and a pair of ANYTIME lift tickets to Hunter!

To win the Mountain Jam tickets:
1) Head over to Hunter's Facebook Page
2) Like our page if you don't already
3) Click on the MTN JAM TIX tab, and enter to win!

To win the Hunter lift tickets:
1) Head over to Mountain Jam's Facebook Page
2) Like their page if you don't already
3) Click on their HUNTER MTN tab, and enter to win!

The promotion will run until the evening of February 3 (Thursday), when 2 very lucky winners will be chosen! Please only one entry person.

New Weekend Video!

Scope it out!