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Mountain Stats

  • 250 in of annual snowfall
  • 1509 total skiable acres
  • Top elevation 4242 ft, base 1164 ft
  • 28% beginner, 33% intermediate, 39% advanced, 0% expert
  • Projected opening: 11/03/2014
  • Projected closing: 05/24/2015

Things to do in Killington

As one of the East Coasts most visited mountain towns, you can bet that there are plenty of off-mountain things to do in Killington. Shopping at Killington’s never-ending shops along the main drag is of course one the popular activities. But if you’re looking for some outdoor winter excitement, we’ve got you covered. Below you’ll find a list of our favorite Killington activities.

Cross-country skiing
Snowshoeing
Snowmobiling
Ice Skating
Tubing
Sleigh Rides

To learn more about things to do in Killington call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Beginner Skiing

Killington beginners have their run of nearly 30 percent of the terrain, making it a popular place for newbies and families. Plus, Killington’s slopes have seen more people learn to ski than any other resort in the U.S., so you can bet the resort knows what they’re doing when it comes to beginners. A particularly favorite beginner slopes include the cluster of long, meandering green runs in the Bear Mountain area. The Ramshead base area slopes provide never evers with an ideal “learn to ski” zone.

To learn more about Killington beginner skiing call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Budget Ski Vacation

Close to many major East Coast hubs, Killington sees a large weekend warrior population, so it’s lodging options provides incredible value. You’ll find that most Killington accommodations are budget-friendly. Below you’ll find Ski.com’s top Killington budget lodging pick.

Stay at the affordable, slopeside Pico Resort Hotel and Condominiums property for a perfect location to walk or ski to the slopes at the base of Pico Mountain. The fully furnished condos include a full kitchen, a fireplace and a washer-dryer. Free access to the Pico Sports Center with an indoor pool, hot tub, exercise area and sauna is included.

To learn more about Killington budget ski vacations call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Dining

If you can imagine it, the Killington dining scene probably has it. From steaks and seafood to Irish pub fare to Italian, Asian and spicy Mexican, it’s all available at Killington’s 40 restaurants. Just be sure you get reservations, especially on the weekends, as Killington is almost always packed in the winter. Below you’ll find Ski.com’s Killington dining shortlist.

For Italian, it’s decidedly Peppino’s Ristorante.
McGrath’s Irish Pub for traditional cuisine.
The Foundry at Summit Road’s happy hour oysters are not to be missed.
Asian-persuasion aficionados will appreciate Sushi Yoshi Chinese Gourmet.

To learn more about Killington Dining call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Expert Skiing

Experts at Killington can enjoy 40 percent of the resorts 752 acres. Speed demons will particular enjoy Killington many steep, double black trails—and glades—off the K-1 Express Gondola, as well as the Bear Mountain Quad.

Progressive jibbers and freestyle riders will appreciate Killington’s five renowned terrain parks, boardercross course and its Superpipe.

To learn more about Killington expert skiing call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Family Ski Vacation

With a vast amount of terrain to explore—for a variety of levels—and a plethora of affordable condo accommodations, Killington is top East Coast choice for families. Below you’ll find Ski.com’s top family lodging pick.

Families love the Inn of the Six Mountains for its laidback atmosphere and convenient locale right on the ski shuttle route. As you enter the Inn, you will be awed by a magnificent hand-crafted fieldstone fireplace that has gained fame as the largest of its kind in New England. After fun-filled days spent exploring the mountain or shopping in Killington, relax in one of the Inn of Six Mountain’s 99 spacious guest rooms and one-bedroom family rooms. Family-friendly amenities include an indoor and outdoor, heated pool and hot tubs, complimentary breakfast and a game room.

To learn more about Killington family ski vacation call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Intermediate Skiing

Intermediate can enjoy 33 percent of Killington’s terrain. Killington’s extensive and state-of-the-art snowmaking and grooming capabilities ensure that snow conditions are perfect for cruising from first chair to last. Intermediates will particularly revel in South Ridge Triple chair’s many long, blue runs.

To learn more about Killington intermediate skiing call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Lodging

The overall Killington lodging experience is best enjoyed by vacationers looking for incredible value at the East Coast’s largest ski resort. Family-friendly lodging is also quite prevalent. Below we, at Ski.com, have listed our top Killington lodging picks.

Stay at the affordable, slopeside Pico Resort Hotel and Condominiums property for a perfect location to walk or ski to the slopes at the base of Pico Mountain. The fully furnished condos include a full kitchen, a fireplace and a washer-dryer. Free access to the Pico Sports Center with an indoor pool, hot tub, exercise area and sauna is included.

Families love the Inn of the Six Mountains for its laidback atmosphere and convenient locale right on the ski shuttle route. As you enter the Inn, you will be awed by a magnificent hand-crafted fieldstone fireplace that has gained fame as the largest of its kind in New England. After fun-filled days spent exploring the mountain or shopping in Killington, relax in one of the Inn of Six Mountain’s 99 spacious guest rooms and one-bedroom family rooms. Family-friendly amenities include an indoor and outdoor, heated pool and hot tubs, complimentary breakfast and a game room.

To learn more about Killington lodging call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Luxury Ski Vacation

The Killington lodging options are centric to families and skiers and snowboarders on a budget, so luxury-seekers don’t have too many options. Call, or chat with, Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists, who can point you toward an Eastern U.S. ski vacation to match your preferences.

To learn more about Killington luxury ski vacations call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

Killington Nightlife

Like clockwork, when the chairlifts empty on the mountain, the Killington bars fill. Killington offers one of the East’s best nightlife scenes—so don’t miss it. Two key Killington hot spots would have to be the Pickle Barrel for live bands and fun top 40 dance music, or the local, main stay, the Wobbly Barn.

To learn more about Killington nightlife call, or chat with, one of Ski.com’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.

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