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    Blandford

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    Weatherman
    • Location: 41 2nd Division Rd, Blandford, Massachusetts, 01008 Vertical Drop (ft): 465 Trail Count: 23 Chairlifts: 3 Skiable Acres: 158 Night Skiing: Yes Base Elevation (ft): 1025 Summit Elevation (ft): 1490 Annual Snowfall (in): 65 Website: http://skiblandford.org/

    Introduction

    Blandford is a small  ski area in western Massachusetts that is owned by Butternut. It was previously a non-profit ski area in the somewhat unique position of being operated by the Springfield Ski Club, but after financial insolvency it was sold.

    Trail Recommendations

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    • Beginner

    5th Avenue to Glade is the main beginner route down the middle.

    • Intermediate

    Broadway is the wide trail on the left side of the mountain. Lift Line is narrower intermediate pitch next to it. Both are good cruisers and open at night.

    • Advanced

    There isn't much for advanced or expert skiers at Blandford, and none is open at night. The narrow trail Gobbler is about the extent of the challenge.

    • Tree Skiing / Glades

    Lifts

    • What to ski when

    Dining and Drinking -- On Mountain and Off

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch

    The food is very good and affordably priced. You shouldn't expect anything else from a club-run ski area. The restaurant is run by Moolicious Farm in Southwick.

    • Apres
    • Dinner
    • Late Night

    Annual Special Events

    Local Ski Shops

    Where to Stay

    Lift Tickets

    Rates vary based on the day of the week. Days: Friday $25, Saturday $45, Sunday $40. Nights: Monday $10, Wednesday $20, Friday and Saturday $25.

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