Programs & Events

Environmental Events

Green Day Celebration:
Scheduled on St. Patrick’s Day, this event included discounts on energy-saving light bulbs, complimentary energy-saving information, and special offers to customers who drove “hybrid” automobiles, car-pooled or took public transportation to the mountain.

Earth Day:
Annually hosting hundreds of volunteers to help clean up the area on Earth Day each spring.  These individuals police the ski area grounds, as well as nearby roads to collect trash and pick up debris.  Participants receive a complimentary lift ticket and barbecue lunch.

National Trails Day:
Wachusett Ski Area annually supports Wachusett State Reservation trail clean up day in June by provided complimentary lunches to the volunteers.

Environmental Programs

The Science on the Slopes Program:
A season long series of special education sessions to instruct guests about the environment and science around the mountain.

“A Closer Look at Wachusett Mountain” 
Take a closer look of Wachusett by following the links below:

No Child Left Inside – Wachusett helped support the new Ma. Department of Conservation & Recreation environmental education initiative at its annual KidsFest event by providing complimentary admission and SkyRide tickets to program participants to have access to DCR programs including a Birds of Prey display, Hawk Watch guide and Ponding demonstration.