Mountaintop Summer Picnics

What’s more romantic then a summer picnic? How about a summer picnic on top of the mountain at Powder Ridge!

The ultimate romantic picnic starts with your chef-prepared basket ready and waiting for you.

You’ll take a relaxing chairlift ride to your own picnic area, where you can spend time enjoying the spectacular views of Middlesex county and enjoying your lunch. When finished, hike back down taking in nature at its best.

Couples Basket

Charcuterie platter of cheese & meat assortment with crackers, Chicken Skewers, caprese salad, hummus & pita chips, tzatziki dip with sliced veggies, marinated olives, chocolate covered strawberries,  lemonade or tea. $39 plus tax.
Your choice of wine or craft beer can be purchased for your picnic at the Tavern.

Family of Four Picnic

BBQ ribs or fried chicken,mac n cheese, coleslaw, cornbread, corn on the cob, pasta salad, watermelon, lemonade & tea. $59 plus tax. $10. additional per person.

Picnics are available Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sundays during open hours with reservations. A 48-hour notice is required. Picnic baskets include everything you need.

Your basket will be ready to pickup in the Tavern. Please, no outside food or beverage and no fires.

  • No pets
  • Please respect the environment
  • Please keep off biking trails
  • Music to be kept to a social acceptable volume
  • All trash to be put in trash bins provided on the hill
  • Baskets to be returned to the tavern


Please call (860) 852-5444 to make required reservations, payment in full is required. A 24-hour notice is required to reschedule or cancel.

Please provide us the preferred time and date for your picnic, along with the number of people attending.