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Greek Peak Mountain Resort Expecting a Strong Ski Season

14/10/2009 12:13

Cortland (PRNewswire / WorlTourismNews) - Greek Peak Mountain Resort is gearing up to make this ski season their best yet with the addition of Hope Lake Lodge, a 106 unit, four-star, hotel condo; Cascades Indoor Waterpark; a world-class spa, three new resort dining options on-site; and an even wider range of activities for skiers and non-skiers alike. To kick it all off, the family-friendly resort is hosting its largest ever Skier's Picnic and Fall Festival on Oct. 17 (12-5pm).


Open to the public, the Annual Skier's Picnic launches each ski season with family fun, food and the last chance to buy a discounted season pass. Attendees can expect a wide range of activities such as chairlift rides, euro-bungee, face painting, bounce house and wood carving demonstrations. Details of the upcoming Skier's Picnic can be found on or by calling 800-955-2SKI.


"We have been serving skiers for more than 50 years and strive to enhance the experience every year," says Al Kryger, President. "The new additions to Greek Peak Mountain Resort bring even more opportunities for families to spend quality recreational time and make lasting memories."

A snowier than normal long-range winter forecast could also make it a record ski season. The typical annual snowfall is 122 plus inches and the ski area is open an average of 113 days, with night skiing available seven nights a week. With Hope Lake Lodge's additional onsite accommodations, increased night skiing participation is expected.


Greek Peak Mountain Resort, the largest Central New York ski resort was founded in 1958 and has remained at the leading edge of the ski industry with thirty-two trails, six aerial lifts, two surface lifts, beginners' slope, three Terrain Parks, including a Progression Park. Additionally, Greek Peak Mountain Resort operates a full service Nordic Center with groomed Cross Country and Snowshoe Trails with an average annual snowfall of 122 plus inches. The four season resort is located in New York's scenic Finger Lakes region, conveniently just minutes from I-81. Amenities include three new resort dining options, a world-class customized spa, fitness center, and a 41,000 square foot indoor waterpark. The Resort is positioned adjacent to 7,000 acres of State protected land that is accessible by all residents and guests for cross country skiing, hiking, snowshoeing, and horseback riding. For more information regarding Greek Peak Mountain Resort Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark visit our website at

For more information contact:

Laura Posecznick

Lighthouse Marketing, Inc.

Tel.: +1-315-656-9922

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