USA Ski Resort Guide for Killington

Killington Ski Resort Guide

About the Resort

This is a resort that has grown up around the day tripper and weekenders that flock in from places like New York and east coast cities. The main critisism would be that it lacks a main village focus and the hotel and restaurants are widely spread giving it a sprawling, slightly unfriendly feel.

About the Mountains near Killington

The resort claims to be the holder of various 'biggests'. The biggest mountain - the biggest number of quad chairs - biggest snow making facilities. It boasts an early start to the season and often opens in October but is prone to closures almost straight away. The expert skier will find a handful of double diamond slopes with one claiming to be the steepest mogul in the east. Intermediates will find lots of easy cruising blues and greens although the trails tend to be a bit complicated to navigate. Beginners will love the facilites as the resort has really made an effort.

Apr├Ęs Ski at Killington

There are few mountain restaurants but each base station has eating places although they can become very overcrowded. There are lots of restaurants dotted around the resort offering pasta and pizza and burgers. The apres ski is lively, vibrant and fun with lots of bars and live bands and discos.

Killington Resort Ratings Guide

Snowfall RatingSnow Reliability3 Stars
Ski Lifts Number of Lifts 31
Resort HeightResort Height 670 m
2200 ft
Run Length Slopes / Runs 355-12850 m
1165-4220 ft
QueuesQueues 4 Stars
Green Ski% of Green Pistes in resort 30%
Blue Ski% of Blue Pistes in resort 39%
Red Ski% of Red Pistes in resort 0%
Black Ski% of Black Pistes in resort 31%

Local Tourist Office Information

Web address: www.killington.com

Email: info@killington.com

Telephone: +1 802 422 3333