mount southington

Mount Southington

Mount Southington is a family friendly ski area in Connecticut. After school, you can find kids taking ski lessons. On weekends, Mount Southington draws local families who come every week for their kids ski lessons. It’s a small mountain at just 425 vertical feet and 14 trails but it’s a beloved mountain that’s perfect for kids.

How far is Mount Southington from NYC?

Mount Southington is 2 hours and 30 minute drive from NYC and 2 hour drive from Boston.

Is there Night Skiing at Mount Southington?

Yes, there is night skiing at Mount Southington. All trails and lifts are lit up at night for night skiing at Mount Southington. There are also food and beverage options for apres skiing!

How Old do Kids Have to Be to Take Ski Lessons at Mount Southington?

Your child will have to be at least 3 years old to sign up for ski lessons at Mount Southington. There is an Intro to Snow Sports Class for children ages 3-6 years old.

About Mount Southington

Address396 Mt Vernon Road, Plantsville, CT
Mountain FactsMount Southington is a local Connecticut ski area with 14 trails, 2 magic carpets, 1 handle tow and 4 lifts. There are 51 skiable acres. The Vertical Drop at Mount Southington is only 425 ft.
Ski SchoolMount Southington ski school is open for children ages 4-16 years old. There are group lessons as well as Intro to Alpine Ski Racing and Intro to Freeskiing for the advanced skiers.
Age Ski School Starts3 years old
Ski School is Nut FreeN/A
Ski Day Trip to Metro AreaNew York Metro Area and Boston Metro Area
Type of Ski Resort: Local Ski Area
On-Site Hotel or Condo Accommodation:None
Discount Lift Tickets:N/A

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