Mt. Ellen Set for a Powder-Filled Opening Day

Warren, VT (December 20, 2022) – Trails and dining galore will be opening this week at Mt. Ellen, alongside Lincoln Peak offerings. With winter here to stay, the expansion of Sugarbush’s overall terrain is happening just in time for the holiday week.

Opening day for Mt. Ellen at Sugarbush will be Wednesday, December 21st. Lifts will start spinning at 8am with the Green Mountain Express Quad before being joined by other lifts at 9am and then continue through 4pm. The Adventure Gear Shop will also be open for all rental and equipment needs.

As winter has officially decided it’s staying, the expansion of trails across the mountain is quite significant. With the addition of Mt. Ellen, the resort will bring it’s trail count up to 100 of 111 total trails open.

Mt. Ellen will be serving up delicious apres for every post-run afternoon. Miso Toh Kome will be opening on 12/21 serving Japanese Onigiri and Miso Soup. For a quick and easy meal, Mt. Ellen Cafeteria will be open for service daily. Lastly, the Green Mountain Lounge will have that classic New England bar feel for drinks and a bite. 

With snow continuously on the way, new trails are opening daily. Stay updated as weather changes and the resort expands trails and hours, with the Sugarbush App. Buy lift tickets, check trail maps, and order food online – all available with Mt. Ellen’s opening on December 21st. 

Mt. Ellen Hours of Operation

Ticket Office: Daily 7:30-4:00pm

Retail: Daily 7:30-4:00pm

Walt’s at the Glen House: Thu-Sun 10:00-3:00pm

Mt. Ellen Cafeteria: Mon-Fri 7:30-3:00pm Sat-Sun 7:30-4:00pm

Green Mountain Lounge: Daily Kitchen 11:00-5:00pm Bar 11:00-6:00pm

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