Mountain Ops

Understanding trail closings

Sometimes, at first glance, a closed run can seem very nice. Why is it closed then? Many factors come into play when ski patrollers decide to close a run. It may be due to unidentified hazards, snow…


Mountain Ops: a holiday cocktail!

Photo taken Wednesday December 28, 2016 A nice cocktail for the holidays? That’s exactly what Mother Nature offered us this week! In the last 48 hours, we received 9 cm of snow, some sleet, a bit of…


Mountain Ops: A wonderful gift for the holidays!

Holiday spirit in the village - Photo from December 20, 2016 Today marks the official first day of winter! As of tomorrow, the days will start getting longer and our holiday celebrations will begin.…


Mountain ops: working for the holidays

A work in progress! Versant Soleil - Photo taken December 15th, 2016 Just one week before the beginning of our holiday festivities and only 10 days before Santa Claus arrives in Tremblant. Pretty…


Mountain ops: Tremblant's 24h weekend

It's going to be a big weekend at the mountain! The Tremblant's 24h, our most important fundraising event of the year, kicks off tonight with a party for the participants. After several months of…


Mountain ops: Another week, another reality!

Another week, another reality! We had a few cold weather windows over the last weekend that allowed us to produce snow in the upper part of the mountain. With this we were able to get ahead of our…


Our winter season is open!

We opened yesterday! Thursday November 24, with Tremblant ambassadors Erik Guay and Jasey-Jay Anderson in attendance, we kicked off our 2016-17 winter sports season. With over 180 hours of…


Ski season is almost upon us!

Ski season is almost upon us! There is only a month to go before the launch of our 2016-2017 winter season. Our team has already been working on mountain operations for a long time, in order to…


Nice warm sunshine for our last ski weekend!

Spring is finally starting to feel like spring! With temperatures above 15 degrees Celsius, we have an unbelievably warm and sunny weekend on the horizon to end our ski season. Celebrate our last two…


We’re extending the ski season! And kids ski free!

It might be April 1st, but it’s not joke: thanks to our grooming experts, early winter snowmaking and operations efforts throughout the winter, we can offer a bonus one-weekend extension to the…


Spring-time grooming: follow the sun!

Ah sprinter! Not quite winter, but not quite spring just yet! It’s a tricky time for our grooming team as we’ve been getting a mix of all kinds of weather here lately. With warmer temperatures during…


A snowy February on the mountain!

More than 48 cm of snow has fallen in the last seven days! We are fortunate to have been spared the heavy rain that hit several regions of Quebec Tuesday, February 16. That storm gave us only snow…