Frequently Asked Questions

Lift Tickets & Deals

Yes, Group Rates are available for groups of 20 or more. Okemo's Group Sales team can help you arrange your trip. For more details, check out our Summer Groups & Winter Groups pages.
Yes, we do offer multi-day lift access for all age categories. Check out our Tickets & Passes page for rates and details.
We offer Adult lift access for ages 13-64; Senior lift access for ages 65+; a Child lift access for ages 7-12. Children 6 & under ski or ride free. Please ask for a free lift card at the ticket window. Child must be present at ticket window. For more information on our lift access rates, visit our Search & Book page.
Lift access may be purchased daily at the ticket windows at both the Clock Tower base area and at Jackson Gore. Additionally, there is a lift access sales location at the bottom of the Sunburst Six, where you can purchase lift access 30 minutes before the lifts open on select days.
Yes, you can get your next day lift access the night before and be ready to hit the slopes and make some first tracks! Visit our Search & Book for locations and times.

Mountain Facts

Okemo's lifts are open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays. Please note, upper mountain lifts close at 3:45 pm. Ticket booths open 30 minutes before the lifts open.
Service is available through Albany, NY; Boston, MA; Burlington, VT; Hartford, CT; Lebanon, NH; Manchester, NH and Rutland, VT. Carriers servicing gateway airports include American Airlines, Continental, Business Express, Delta and US Airways. Connections from Boston's Logan International Airport to Rutland, VT (just 25 miles to Okemo) and Lebanon, NH are available through Cape Air. Multiple flights each day are offered 7 days a week. For reservations visit
We sure do! Terrain parks of every level are located throughout the mountain. Skiers and riders are allowed in all our parks and in the pipe. Check out our Terrain Parks page for more info!
Yes, wooded areas between designated trails within the ski area boundary are not patrolled and have no skier/snowboarder services. If you ski/ride in wooded areas that are not designated trails, you are solely responsible for yourself. You must enter from and exit onto designated trails that are open to the public for skiing/riding. Failure to do so will result in the loss of your skiing/riding privileges. Wooded areas are recommended for expert skiers/riders, in groups of three or more. Do not ski/ride alone. Unmarked obstacles exist throughout.
Passenger train service is available through AMTRAK on the Ethan Allen Express passenger train from NYC's Penn Station. Arrive in Rutland, VT Friday evening and depart Rutland, VT Sunday afternoon back to Penn Station. For information and reservations, call Amtrak at 1-800-USA-RAIL.
Early November to Mid April
Our snow phone number is 802-228-5222.
121 trails, slopes and glades, 20 lifts, including 1 high speed detachable 6-pack chair with protective bubbles and heated seats, 9 quad chairs (4 high speed detachable quads, one with protective bubbles), 3 triple chairs and 7 surface lifts. Check out our Trail Maps page.
2,200 feet (highest in Southern Vermont)
98% of all terrain. The highest snowmaking efficiency amongst all ski resorts in Vermont!
Yes, Okemo's slopeside condominiums offer the finest in luxury and convenience with direct ski-in/ski-out and mountainside access. An Okemo Resort Shuttle enables guests to conveniently access Okemo's condominium complexes, the base area at Jackson Gore, the main base lodge area, and the Okemo Valley Golf Club and Nordic Center without having to drive a car. Visit Okemo Mountain Slopeside Lodging for more information, or call call Okemo Mountain Resort Properties at 800-78-OKEMO (800-786-5366) to reserve.

Services & Information

Yes, we have skis, boots, poles, snowboards and helmets available for rental in our rental shops. Nordic skis and snowshoes are available at the Okemo Valley Nordic Center.
You must fill out a rental agreement form. Guests under 18 years of age must have the agreement signed by a parent or legal guardian. Visit our RentSkis for more information.
We offer ski or board tunes at the Okemo Express Repair Centers (located in the Base Lodge and Jackson Gore Base Area).
Yes! Try all the new ski-binding systems, fat skis, twin-tips, carving skis and racing skis. Full-day and half-day demos are available.

Yes, the Okemo Village Shuttle and the Okemo Resort Shuttle.

The Okemo Village Shuttle buses make frequent stops at convenient locations throughout the Ludlow/Proctorsville region. Okemo's free service operates throughout the season on weekends and holiday periods starting in December through March, excluding Christmas Day. Pick up your bus schedule at the Resort Services Center, located in the Clock Tower base lodge.

A resort shuttle serves Okemo Mountain Resort Properties (rental guests & owners), the Inn at Jackson Gore, the Base Lodge Area, Okemo Valley Nordic Center and Willie Dunn's Grille. The shuttle runs December through March, excluding Christmas Day. Schedules available at the Lodging & Welcome Center, located by the Okemo Clock Tower.

Yes, there is a multi-purpose storage area located on the lower level of the Clock Tower Base Lodge, adjacent to the restrooms. In addition to coin lockers, electronic lockers, open cubbies and a basket check, guests will find also changing rooms.

Yes, we offer daily and overnight storage for skis, poles, and snowboards with unlimited daily access. The facility is located between the Clock Tower Base Lodge and the South Ridge A & B quad chairlifts.

The Okemo Repair Center at Jackson Gore offers overnight ski and snowboard equipment storage. You don't need to be a guest of the Jackson Gore Inn to take advantage of this convenience option.

Okemo's Lost & Found is located located in the basket check area of the multi-purpose storage facility located on the lower level of the Clock Tower base lodge and in Jackson Gore at Resort Services. You can stop by Resort Services or call 802-228-1595.
Stop by the Mountain Information Booth and catch up on "what’s hot" at Okemo, located by the summit of the B Quad. Mountain Hosts will provide updated information on snow conditions and the "trail of the day." They offer free guided tours to intermediate and advanced skiers and riders on weekends and during holiday vacation weeks. It’s a great way to acquaint yourself with Okemo's vast lift and trail network. All that’s needed is a lift ticket to join the tour group and become familiar with Okemo's vast trail network.
Our Ski Patrol and First Aid stations are strategically positioned in seven locations around the mountain. You can find the nearest location by referring to the Okemo trail map (pocket-sized trail maps are available around the mountain). If you are in need of assistance, please proceed to the nearest Patrol House. Also, any lift attendant would be happy to contact the patrol for you.
There are many things to do on and off the mountain. Our Mountain Coaster is a year-round favorite, plus our Spring House Pool & Fitness Center offers swimming and lap pools, hot tubs, racquetball court, children's splash features, fitness classes, spa services and more. Okemo also offers ice skating in the Ice House and Snow Tubing in our tubing park, both located at Jackson Gore Village. Snowshoeing is another favorite activity, which can be enjoyed both on Okemo Mountain (check out the purple dotted line on the Okemo trail map for on-mountain snowshoe routes) and at Okemo Valley Nordic Center. Snowshoeing is great exercise and you can enjoy it at your own pace and snowshoes are available for rent.
Yes, we offer cross-country skiing at the Okemo Valley Nordic Center, located only one mile from Okemo Mountain Resort. Okemo Valley Nordic Center features 22km of cross-country trails, 13km of dedicated snowshoe trails and 8km of skating lanes, tree skiing and terrain that winds its way through pristine meadows and hillsides. The Nordic Center features modern trail grooming and is ideally suited for all ability levels. For more information, check out our Nordic Center page.
Yes, we offer Women's Alpine Adventures , taught by women, for women. Our Women's Alpine Adventures are a place where women of all ages and ability levels come together for days of great skiing, personal instruction, fitness, fun with alternative gear, wellness, and togetherness.
No, we do not have night skiing at Okemo.
If you have any questions or problems, you may stop by Resort Services, conveniently located inside the Clock Tower base lodge or at Jackson Gore, to speak with a Guest Representative or call 802-228-1600.

Ski & Ride Lessons

Okemo's Ski + Ride School offers private, semi-private, group lessons and children's programs. We also offer Okemo's renowned Women's Alpine Adventures.
Yes, First Tracks and Double Tracks introduction to skiing or snowboarding offers an affordable lesson, lift ticket and rental equipment package (available in 1 or new 2-day option). We also offer an affordable Learn to Ski & Ride promotion early each season for true beginners.
Kids 6 & under ski FREE with a lift ticket. Just ask us for a FREE children's lift ticket at the ticket window. Child must be present.
We offer day care in our Penguin Playground Day Care Center for children ages 6 months to 4 years. Reservations are required. You can call 802-228-1600 or learn more about our daycare center online. We also have a babysitters list that we can either fax you or you can pick up in the Penguin Playground Day Care Center. Our popular Kids Night Out program even offers evening care on Saturdays from December until March.
Our children's ski and snowboard programs start for children as young as two years old, and continue all the way up to those precious teenage years when they seek that independence but still excel with groups of peers.
Reservations are recommended for all dates, but weekends and holiday weeks will fill quickly so ensure your child's spot by reserving now. You can call 802-228-1600 or you can check out our Children's Programs page.
The Snow Stars program is located in the Clock Tower Base Area and Jackson Gore Base Area.
The daycare center at Jackson Gore offers evening hours on selected holiday dates, so mom and dad can enjoy an evening out together. Kids' Night Out for ages 6 mos -12 years from 6-9:30 pm includes movies, pizza, and lots of age appropriate fun including swimming, skating and wallyball for the older kids. Reservations are required. Please call 802-228-1600 to reserve a space for your child.