After months of delays in securing its EB-5 funding, Mount Snow is finally moving ahead with a $52 million upgrade.
Company officials broke ground this week on a $22 million ski lodge project, and heavy machinery is also on site for a $30 million snowmaking expansion.
Mount Snow president Dick Deutsch says the benefits of the upgrades will be felt across the Deerfield Valley
"If we get open by Thanksgiving we usually have 10 to 15 percent of the mountain open, and with the new snow making we can triple the number of trails," Deutsch says. "So with all those added skiers in the area obviously the restaurants will be busier. The retail shops will be busier, and the lodging in this area will hopefully continue to thrive."
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