The Mt. Laurel Skiers (MTL) is an ALL Season Sports and Social Club and a member of the Connecticut Ski Council which offers discount ski tickets. Our members are warm, friendly, fun and interesting people of all ages. The club typically hosts weekly social gatherings which include our community meetings. Members are primarily from Connecticut and neighboring states, but some from as far away as Florida and Kentucky!
There are a variety of organized activities such as downhill skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, biking, kayaking, golfing, seasonal get togethers AND the benefit of a newly renovated 32 bed lodge in Ludlow, Vermont near the base of Okemo.
MTL is more than just a ski club! And anyone can join to enjoy the many benefits and discounts. Explore the website to learn more.
Annual Lobster Roast, Sept 21st
Many MTL members met up at Winding Trails in Farmington to enjoy the Annual Lobster Roast. Check out the photos! LEFT BEHIND: A light blue chair in bag & a clear seashell design plastic glass where left at the Lobster Roast. Please contact the webmaster or Tina at 860-280-8756 to claim.
It's that time again. Download the renewal form. If you haven't sent yours in yet you'll need to add a $15 late fee.
Council Awareness Days!
The preliminary lineup is now online.
The form for ordering Okemo tickets for 2014-15 is now online.Tickets for other mountains can be ordered here. After Sep 24, the orders will have to go to Pat Revoir.
2015 Winter Season Drive/Fly Trips
Sunday River is on AGAIN!!
Feb 22-27, 2015
Join us for a fun week at one of the best ski resorts in the Northeast. The pricing is listed on the attached flyer with only a $10 increase from last years pricing. It's a great value, a great time and fun with fellow MTL members. Print the form, fill out the information, pick your meals and send it to the address on the flyer.
We hope you can join us in 2015!!
Anne Alden 860-919-5219 & Kay Leatherman 203-232-2613
Club Air Trip - Lake Tahoe!
We're going to Lake Tahoe! Mark your calendars for Feb 7-14, 2015. This has always been one of the club's most popular destinations. Check out the flyer! Only 3 spots left send your money today! View a recap video of last season at Heavenly. Check out who's going.
ROAD RALLY AND SCAVENGER HUNT, Oct 3rd weekend
October 3, 4 and 5th is the Fall Foliage Weekend which will include a Road Rally/Scavenger Hunt throughout Vermont. Since it will be peak foliage time in Vermont a Road Rally and Scavenger Hunt will be the perfect time to leisurely ride around Vermont. The Scavenger Hunt will consist of a list of things you have to find or visit to complete the assignments. Come and enjoy the beauty of Vermont in the Fall and enjoy a Harvest Dinner on Saturday night where the award will take place from the day's events.
Call Lisa for reservations and Sharon if you have any questions.(203-272-0560). Check out the flyer!
Fall Hike Weekend, Oct 10th weekend
Asian Fusion Fall Hike Weekend Oct 10-12. Promises to be yet another terrific event at our lodge in Ludlow. Check out all the details! Update: Dinner reservations needed by Oct. 1. Please let Jeanne (860-651-3257) or Rick (860-675-3405) know if you will be joining the fun at dinner, whether you are staying at the lodge or elsewhere.
Bus trip to New York City, Oct 18th
Via a deluxe motor coach, we will depart New Britain at 8am, pick up in Cromwell at 8:15am, stop for coffee along the way and arrive in NYC around 10:40am. The driver will let people off at the Met, along 5th Avenue, Times Square... Leaving NYC at 8pm. See details in the September newsletter.
Join us for our Annual OPEN HOUSE, Oct 22nd
DATE: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
TIME: 7:00 – 9:00 PM RAFFLE: 8:00 PM
PLACE: Whinstone Tavern, Stanley Golf Course
245 Hartford Road, New Britain, CT 06053
And see how Mt. Laurel Skiers is MORE than just a ski club!
Come to the Open House and invite your friends, family and colleagues who may be interested in joining Mt. Laurel Skiers. Converse with representatives from several ski areas and ski/sports shops who have generously donated to the raffle. Get there early and have dinner at the Whinstone Tavern. The Open House is an event not to be missed!
OKTOBERFEST at the Lodge! Oct 24th weekend
Don't miss out... Mark your Calendars... Get your lodge vouchers…and Come to a great Fall weekend.
Friday, October 24th starts with pumpkin carving.
Saturday – October 25th – get out into the beauty of fall foliage, haunted house, corn mazes, hike, bike... but be sure to return for Oktoberfest / beer tasting at the lodge.
Tickets for beer tasting must be purchased by October 3rd. Check out the flyer!
Hosted by Joan Albert and Lynn Swanson.
The 2014 Snowball, Nov 15th
Join in on this spectacular event being held at The Marriott Hartford / Windsor on Saturday, November 15, 2014 from 8:00 PM to midnight. See the flyer for more details.