A deal to conserve the Prospect Mountain cross-country ski center, outside of Bennington, was finalized at the end of last month. The three-year project created a nonprofit to take over the ski center, and the 122-acre property is now protected from any future development.
The International Ski Federation formally approved snow conditions at Killington for this weekend’s World Cup races . Now work crews are busy putting the finishing touches on grandstands, VIP tents, camera platforms and other infrastructure needed.
In the heat of summer, snow is the last thing you’d expect to find in the Vermont woods. But at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center this summer, that’s exactly what you’ll find — after a bit of digging — that is.