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14
Jan

DOUBLE OR NOTHING

This past weekend the double chair opened. And we all showed up. Unlike the week before,…

07
Jan

That Kind of Mountain

I was late getting to Platty this past Saturday, although I’d originally planned on getting there…

02
Jan

Wide Whales of Love (and Powder)

WHAT TO SAY about this holiday week? Maybe let’s start with a picture. A few of…

24
Dec

All I Want For Christmas…

TAKE YOUR PICK of Christmas villains: Scrooge, the Grinch, Mr Potter in “It’s A Wonderful Life”…

12
Dec

Guns and Hoses, Platty’s Snowmaking and Opening Top to Bottom

A voice rises from the dark. The scene is achingly beautiful. Snow falls, glistening. The voice…

03
Dec

PLATTEKILL FEATURED IN POWDER MAGAZINE!

To quote Powder magazine: “Plattekill is the Alta of the Catskills.” The article, befittingly titled: Forever Wild was just…

18
Oct

PLATTY TREE-SKIING WORK DAY

PLATTY TREE-SKIING WORK DAY (If You Clear It, We Can Ski It) On the double I…

03
Apr

A Perfect Day

This past Saturday was spring skiing at its absolute finest. The snow was soft, slushy –…

22
Mar

The Kids Are Alright

ACTUALLY THEY’RE WAY better than alright. Watch the ones who’ve grown up around Plattekill. They learn…

14
Mar

12+ INCHES… WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS

PERHAPS A PICTURE is worth a thousand words? Because I don’t have enough words to describe…