Just over 32 miles from the scenic destination of Quechee, Vermont, the town of Ludlow is home to the iconic ski resort of Okemo which draws downhill enthusiasts to its doors year after year. The rolling hills and peaks that make up the Vermont landscape have long made it a favorite among winter sports enthusiasts and Okemo brings in those touches of luxury and convenience that make a skiing adventure to Vermont truly one of a kind. Here’s everything you need to know about Okemo skiing in the 2020/2021 ski season.
Skiing Your Way to Fun
Situated at 77 Okemo Ridge Road in Ludlow, the Okemo Mountain Resort is an inviting and luxurious stop that caters to skiers of all ages and abilities. Those that set their travel sights on Okemo Mountain Resort are invited to enjoy a combination of 121 trails, glades, and slopes that are sure to inspire! 20 lifts and 9 quad chairs make it easier than ever to reach the summits where thrilling rides down the mountain await. Okemo Ski Resort enjoys the highest summit in Vermont at a breathtaking 2,200 feet and hosts a base elevation of 1,144 feet. This area of Vermont receives annual snowfall totals surpassing 200 inches, making it an oasis of fun for those that can’t wait to make the most of time on the slopes. A ski getaway to the Okemo Mountain Resort includes options for savoring the chalet experience and of course, enjoying the activities available at the Nordic center as well.
Keeping Safety a Priority in 2020/2021
In light of social distancing and safety standards specific to the 2020/2021 ski season, those looking forward to a ski getaway will want to be aware of the new rules and regulations that will allow for a fun, yet reimagined ski experienced at the Okemo Mountain Ski Resort. It’s important to be aware that Vermont currently requires out of state visitors to complete a 14-day quarantine process. Face coverings will be required at Okemo Mountain Resort and an online reservation system has been implemented to limit skier numbers and make social distancing efforts possible. Pass holders will be prioritized and lift sales are limited this ski season. Cashless transactions are being utilized across all restaurants, ski schools, and shops that are integrated into Okemo Mountain Resort.
When you’re looking forward to the ski fun and need accommodations that keep you close to the slopes, the team at Carefree Quechee Vacations has the home away from home you deserve. Contact us today for more information and to begin planning!