Press Releases

Powder Ridge premiers exciting new model for “new normal”

Powder Ridge has made exciting changes and added services addressing COVID-19 concerns. With upgrades and redesigns for dining and mountainside activities.

Powder Ridge opens Spring and Summer seasons May 21

Powder Ridge Park and Fire at the Ridge restaurant will re-open May 21, 2020, with new social distancing guidelines in-place for staff and guests.

Chandler Brill forms Ski Academy of Connecticut

Chandler Brill forms the Ski Academy of Connecticut. Brings decades of racing experience working with kids and young adults to Middlefield.

Overnight event-based camping is coming to Powder Ridge this summer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Middlefield, CT. (January 18, 2019) Powder Ridge Mountain Park & Resort announced today it has received town approval for event-based camping. Powder Ridge Park is a full service year-round urban mountain sports park and resort, features skiing, snowboarding, tubing, mountain biking and synthetic snow adventures for all ages. The park also hosts […]

Powder Ridge Park to offer new mountain experiences this Summer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Middlefield, CT. (March 31, 2018) Powder Ridge Mountain Park & Resort is excited to announce the addition of new sport adventures to their Spring, Summer & Fall season.  Skiing, bordering and tubing became available year-round on The Ridge with the opening of the 365 Synthetic Snow park.  This spring Powder Ridge adds […]

Cardboard box sleds race for the gold at Powder Ridge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Middlefield, CT. (Feb. 6, 2018) Powder Ridge Park will host our 1st revival of the Cardboard box sled race. Challenging family, friends and businesses to build the fastest sled and race it down the mountain for a great cause. The race will benefit the John J. Nerden RTC Camp (Camp Nerden) in […]

Powder Ridge partners with DirtSculpt to bring world-class bike park to Connecticut.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Two Phase Expansion Plan for Bike Park Scheduled for Spring & Fall of 2018 Middlefield, CT. (January 18, 2018) Powder Ridge Mountain Park & Resort announced today it has signed an agreement with Dave King of Dirtsculpt LLC, one of the world’s best bike park builders to expand its mountain biking park.  […]

Powder Ridge in Middlefield first to open slopes this season

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Middlefield, CT. (Aug. 30, 2017) Powder Ridge Mountain Park & Resort is proud to announce the opening of the 2017 – 2018 Ski & board season!  There’s no need to wait until December, your favorite winter sports are now available 365 days a year! The 365 Snow park will be open on […]