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Favorite Ski Songs

Smugglers’ Notch

Ron Carter, Operations Manager for the Entertainment Team

Favorite Song: I choose the music based on the mood I’m in, which then often determines where I’ll ski. How about Motley Crue’s “Kickstart My Heart” for a bomber run down Rumrunner.

Best Deal: So many to choose from.

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Ron, from Smuggs, did point out that for safety’s sake, you want to be aware of what’s happening on the hill, so it’s best not to have the volume blasting as you listen to music while skiing or riding, or, you might consider coming down the mountain with only one earpiece in so that you can hear what’s happening around you.

Stowe Mountain Resort

Jeff J. Wise, Communications Director

Favorite Song: I like hearing the sounds of the snow, the mountain and what’s around me. Occasionally I talk to myself.

Best Deal: Stowe’s March Ski & Stay package. Ski & Stay in Stowe – From under $100 per person. Book midweek lodging with arrival through March 31 and receive a FREE Stowe Points Card for each person in your party. The free Stowe Points Card gives you a $59 lift ticket, and unlimited points benefits valid season after season in Stowe. Packaged with various lodging options. For details visit

Stratton Mountain Resort, VT

William E. Riseley, Marketing Communications and Public Relations Coordinator

Favorite Song: Corey Hart’s “I Wear My Sunglasses at Night”

Best Deal: Save 50% on Lift & Lodging packages. Available Sunday through Thursday nights, March 22 – 26, in select properties. Two night minimum stay required. Rates starting from $29.50 per person per night, plus tax and service. Available for booking through the Call Center only 1-800-STRATTON.


Please Note: This information was accurate at the time of publication. When planning a trip, please confirm details by directly contacting any company or establishment you intend to visit.

Updated Thursday, March 5th, 2009

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3 Responses to Favorite Ski Songs

  1. Pete Dowan March 6, 2009 at 4:25 pm #

    Hey Heather;…
    Pete here !…
    Thanks for mentioning my song “COME ON SNOW”. ….
    Let’s hope there’s a few more snowfalls this March, and maybe one or two in early April. I would love to have this song on every Snow Lover’s lips next fall, in anticipation of a great winter of SnowSports and general winter fun. ….
    For anyone who’d like to hear the song, visit … it’s there.
    ….. And it’s not only available from, but from iTunes and GroupieTunes as well. Info about that is on the MySpace page. ….
    Enjoy the rest of the snow season, and have a GREAT spring and summer. …..
    Take care and keep smiling … good for the soul ! …..

    Musically Your Friend,
    Pete Dowan {:-)

  2. Heather Atwell March 9, 2009 at 12:08 pm #

    Pete’s song is really fun and uplifting (for snow lovers)! Worth checking out.

  3. Jamie Trowbridge March 9, 2009 at 4:46 pm #

    The James Bond theme song is a great ski scene, but you know there is an old Bond movie with a chase scene on skis. My skiing friends in college observed that it is always the third skiing villain that skis off a cliff, gets shot, collides with a tree, etc. So we’d compete NOT to be the third man as we skied down the trail. By the way, the third man principle applies to other chase scenes in other cheesy Bond movies.

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