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November 21, 2017

PEG-TV's Amanda Wheeler recently spent some time in Killington learning more about Killington Mountain School's new four-season airbag facility. Her visit was timed perfectly as KMS freestyle and freeski athletes were using the facility for the first time, landing trick after trick on the soft airbag. 

Designed for KMS Freestyle, Snowboard, and Freeski athletes, and KMS airbag camp participants, the facility can be used for tra...

October 5, 2017

If you've taken a ride up to the base of Killington's Superstar trail lately, you can't have missed Killington Mountain School's four-season airbag venue, a project located at the base of the trail on skier's left, and one that's in the final phases of construction.  All that remains to complete this exciting project is finalizing the wood structure, installing artificial snow surface and completing some additional excavation...

July 6, 2017

Things finally dried out enough for work to begin on the bag jump site, and immediately the contractor's hit pretty significant ledge. Once Gar returned from a camp in Mt. Hood, the team was able to meet with the excavator, Roaring Brook Constructors and the folks from Killington Resort and came up with a good plan to move forward.

We will begin today with erosion control measures and diverting the water above the jump site in...

May 18, 2017

KMS Director of Athlete Development and bag jump project manager, Gar Trayner, had a productive site review meeting today with Jeffery Findeisen of Roaring Brook Constructors, Killington Director of Mountain Operations, Jeff Temple, Killington Snow Surfaces Manager, Dave Lacombe and others. Bag Jump work agreement has been signed and we're targeting a mid-June start date, weather permitting!

Many thanks to all of our parents an...

May 3, 2017

Dear Bag Jump Supporters,

Firstly, please let me thank you all for your support and tireless work and time that you have already committed to this project. The amazing news is that with the huge push that you have all made, with special thanks to Pete and Fred DaMore, we are very close to having the facility fully funded. Thank you!!!!

My intention is to post updates throughout the late spring and summer in a blog format as we b...

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