Killington Parks :: Dropping In
Posted by The Beast on October 11, 2016
The Killington Parks crew is ready to kick off another season full of events, new set-ups and park laps. Colors of fall have taken over, snowmakers have returned and we’re more anxious than ever to shout the first, “dropping!” of the ’16 – ’17 winter season. Get in the know on everything early season and stay tuned for opening day updates.
North Ridge Snowmaking on October 10, 2016
Home to Reason Terrain Park during the early season, each year park riders from across the east make the journey to Killington for the first laps of the season.
Reason Terrain Park
You would be hardpressed to find a park lined with features and packed with your friends aywhere on the east coast during October. Unless of course, you're at Killington. This early season park offers up a variety of features to help you get back into the flow.
Loaded Turkey Rail Jam - November 20, 2016
Tradition at its finest, Killington’s Loaded Turkey Rail Jam returns each season to kick off another great season of park competitions. Each year we serve up Thanksgiving dinner on the podium with a frozen turkey going out to first place competitiors and all the fixings going to second and third place. First place competitors also earn free entry into the coveted Rails 2 Riches!
Full-time undergraduate and graduate students for the 2016-17 school term get unlimited access to four resorts - Killington, Pico and Okemo in Vermont and Mount Sunapee in New Hampshire - plus five 50% off 1-day lift tickets to share with your college friends.
Rails 2 Riches - December 17, 2016
The East Coast's largest, most lucrative and traditional rail jam. Professional and amatuer athletes descend on Killington from around the globe to compete on a custom built rail venue in an attempt to snag a piece of the $25,000 cash purse.
Mouse Run Terrain Park
Located on Snowdon Mountain and accessible by Snowdon Triple, Snowdon Quad and Snowdon Poma, this early season park offers a variety of medium size jumps, jibs and rails. This park is the perfect transition into the season as we move forward and open The Stash, Dream Maker, Timberline, NeffLand, Easy Street and The Lil' Stash.
Get your gear prepped, check the playlist and think snow. It won't be long now - see you in the park.