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State of the Mountain 2019

What's new for the 2019-20 Season at Bristol Mountain. Snowmaking Upgrades Bristol continues to be committed to investing in our snowmaking infrastructure each year as a part of our strategic goals. This year we are replacing the fan guns on Upper Rocket with fourteen new SMI Puma Fan Guns, which translates to more concentrated snowmaking […]

We’re Jumping!: Bristol Mountain Aerial Training Facility

Making history. Bristol Mountain has opened the third Freestyle Aerial Training Facility in the US aside from jump sites in Lake Placid and at the US Olympic Training Center in Utah. A huge thanks to our sponsors: HighPoint, Neon Wave, North Face, Homewood Suites, Morgan Stanley, and Superior Energy Plus. We are currently hosting the National […]

2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Trying to complete your holiday shopping list? We've compiled a list of fun activities & gifts that will please all of the favorite people in your life. DO YOU HAVE SOMEONE WHO YOU'VE ALWAYS WANTED TO GET ON THE SLOPES? Get them started with our $59 Learn to Ski or Snowboard Package for ages 13+, […]

What is the Bristol Brigade?

The Bristol Mountain Brigade is weekly coaching with the same instructor and people, grouped by ability and skiing and riding interests, having fun exploring the mountain, improving their skiing or snowboarding technique, building confidence, and making new friends. Brigade groups meet on Saturdays throughout the season, are available for ages five through adults, and are […]

Zen and the Art of Ski Tuning

What base pattern is best for the type of skier you want to be? What degree should you tune your side and base edges to? One, two or three degrees? How often should you wax and tune your equipment? While these questions seem daunting, they should not keep you from enjoying your equipment to its […]

Where Are They Now?

Learn about where people who grew up skiing at Bristol Mountain are in their careers including Bill Rock (SVP & COO Park City Mountain-Vail Resorts), Donny Roth (Chile Powder Adventures and Independent Descents), & Tim Jones (Grit Visual and “Return Of The Turn”). Bill Rock Bill Rock, SVP & COO Park City Mountain-Vail Resorts, credits his […]

High Point Terrain Park

NEW FOR THE 2018/2019 WINTER SPORTS SEASON! The Challenger Trail at Bristol Mountain is being significantly widened and regraded to accommodate the new High Point Terrain Park! This new park will be a major improvement to the freestyle/freeride facilities at Bristol Mountain. The park will have something for riders of all abilities to enjoy as […]