Archive for year: 2016
2016-2017 Ski Wentworth Gift Cards and Super Value Cards are now available for purchase at the following retail outlets;
Aerobics First Quinpool Road, Halifax Cleve’s Spring Garden, Halifax
Entity Board Shop Blowers Street, Hailfax Cleve’s Chain Lake Drive, Halifax
Pro Skate Quinpool Road, Halifax Cleve’s Akerley Boulevard, Dartmouth
HAF Skate & Tattoo Esplanade Street, Truro Cleve’s Robie Street, Truro
Bike Monkey Robie Street, Truro Cleve’s Westville Road, New Glasgow
Hub Cycle Inglis Place, Truro Cleve’s Wyse Street, Moncton
Mike’s Bike Shop Englehart Street, Dieppe
2016-2017 Ski Wentworth Gift Cards and Super Value Cards are now available for purchase at the following Esso Gas Stations and Wilsons Gas Stops;
Esso Highway 6 West, Amherst Wilsons Gas Stop Farnham Gate Road, Halifax
Esso Mason Lane, Elmsdale Wilsons Gas Stop Lake Thomas Drive, Fall River
Esso Wyse Road, Dartmouth Wilsons Gas Stop Marsh Street, New Glasgow
Esso Robie Street, Truro Wilsons Gas Stop Highway 2, Great Village
Esso Highway 2, Milford Station Wilsons Gas Stop Walker Street, Truro
Esso Main Street, Sackville NB Wilsons Gas Stop Herringcove Road, Spryfield
Esso Champlain Street, Dieppe NB Wilsons Gas Stop Main Street, Shediac
Esso Young Street, Halifax Wilsons Home Heating Pleasant Street, Truro
Esso Pictou Road, Bible Hill
Esso Bridge Avenue, New Glasgow
Esso Falkland Street, Lunenburg
Esso Hammonds Plains Road, Halifax
Oct. 22, Nov. 5 & Nov. 19 during Open House/Ski Swap
Rental Shop open 10am-1pm
Prices drop each week as we move more inventory. Get in while selection is best.
Locker rooms will be open.
Gift cards and retail items available.
10am-4pm in Rental Shop
During Fall Festival of Colours
We’re selling off most of our ski and boot inventory to make way for a new fleet of HEAD skis. Great deals!
October 8&9, 2016
Chairlift Rides 10am-4pm
Ride the chairlift to the top of Wentworth Mountain.
It’s the ultimate way to enjoy spectacular views of Wentworth Valley.
Weather Permitting. Check skiwentworth.ca There is no transportation back down. Sorry, no dogs on chairlift
Cost: $15/person $40/family (Maximum 5)
BBQ outside @ noon each day
Guided Hikes to High Head
Departs 10am sharp from Old Valley School House 11 km (3 hour) hike
Kids Zone: Petting Zoo & Pony Rides (11am-3pm)
Haystack Playground Inflatable Jumpy Castle
Community Pork Supper
Saturday, October 8 3:30pm-6:30pm
Wentworth Recreation Centre (2 minutes from Ski Wentworth)
Rental Equipment Sale
We’re selling off most of our ski and boot inventory to make room for a new fleet of HEAD skis. Great deals.
NEW DATE for Aquaneige – Sunday, March 27
Easter Weekend is jam packed with events! Due to the weather forecast, we’ve moved the fireworks to Saturday, March 26. We’ll be firing off an amazing display of fireworks on the Bunny Hill. Bonfire at 8pm and fireworks at 9pm. Saturday is Retro Day! Wear your wildest, brightest neons from the back of the closet. We start the day with Retro Champagne & OJ breakfast. We’re cleaning out the freezer, so join us for a free breaky. . King & Queen Retro are crowned at 3pm up in Ducky’s. Saturday night is the party of the season – Ender Bender with DJ Harv. This year’s theme is “Jungle Fever”. On Sunday, the crowd pleasing Aqauneige is at 1pm. Maximum of 75 participants. Registration opens at 9am at the main ticket counter. Our bunnies are hiding eggs around the mountain for the annual Easter Egg hunt. Monday, March 28 is the final day of the season. Make sure you come out and get in some turns. Spring hours & pricing run March 23-28. $30 lift tickets and $20 rentals. Hours: 9am-5pm.
Happy Nova Scotia March Break! We’re open extended hours Monday and Tuesday until 9pm, with full price day lift tickets and 2 for 1 night lift tickets. All other weekly specials are in effect. We have daily activities and crafts for kids in the Port Greville Room from 12-2pm. We also offer one day camps – sign up for one, three or five. Whatever suits your schedule. Looking ahead to the weekend, we have the Adrenalin Divas Park Queen event on Saturday. The WSRC will hold its final Club race of the season. Saturday Apres Ski we’ll have Jon Cyr performing live in Ducky’s. See you here!
Still lots of snow left on these hills! Mother Nature gave us a fresh coating of snow on Friday. We’ll be open on 14 trails and two terrain parks this weekend. Lots of events going on. Friday is the Get Up There fundraiser. Participants snowshoe or hike up and ski back down. Saturday we’re hosting Snowboard Nova Scotia Slopestyle provincials. Our annual Maple Syrup Festival runs Saturday & Sunday. We’ll have BBQ’s and pancakes, plus maple sugar on snow. Aerobics First will be here Saturday with Rossingol & Volkl demo. Join us Saturday at the Take It Outside tent. We’ll be playing music and having some fun. On Sunday, East Coast Lifestyle is here for the finals of their Rail Jam series. It’s the final weekend for seasonal snow school programs. In Ducky’s, we have the Mike Bochoff Band Friday night Wing Night and The Island Boys are back for Saturday après ski. Saturday night its the Snow Dance Party with Terry Edmunds Band. No cover, but a donation to the food bank is gladly accepted. Looking ahead to March Break – we’re open extended hours on Monday & Tuesday 9-9 with regular day lift ticket pricing and 2 for 1 night tickets. All other weekly specials are in place. There is limited space left in March Break camps. Registration closes on Friday. We’ll see you here!
After Wednesday night’s downpour, the temps dropped and the trails are grooming up really nicely for Friday. We’re loving this return to more ‘normal’ winter temperatures. You will be impressed with the conditions! The Rolland Brunner alpine ski races run Friday-Sunday. About 150 athletes from the Maritime provinces will be here competing in the region’s top race. Please note: on Friday only, Rosebowl & Rosebowl Terrain Park will be closed for the race. There will still be lots of open terrain: Beaver, Chickadee, Sissy, Sugar Shack, Black Fly, Robins, Feffie and Gooey. Rosebowl will re-open for night skiing once the race is over.
Beautiful, sunny day for the 235 Cathy’s Cup racers today. The snow groomed up amazingly!
We’re open on 12 trails. Rosebowl Park opening at 12:30pm.
Tonight Garrett Mason will be entertaining us in Ducky’s. $10 cover or FREE if you are over 19 and participated in Cathy’s Cup today.
See you here!
Gear is all lined up for today's Open House - Ski Swap, Equipment Sale and Craft Sale. Ski Swap upstairs in Ducky's, line up on the deck. Doors open at 10am. Seven retailers are in the house with great deals in the main lodge. The Rental Shop also has some skis and boards. for sale. Lots of options! We'll see you here. ... See MoreSee Less
SNOW SCHOOL UPDATE: Saturday morning session of Tots on Skis for 3&4 year olds is now full. Sunday morning is also full. Better sign up your kids soon. All seasonal programs are quickly filling up. Do you have questions? Snow School Director Kim Adams Tattrie will be at Open House tomorrow next to the main counter. Come find out the best 9 week program for your child. ... See MoreSee Less