Waterville Valley’s Silver Streaks program for ages 50+ is the longest running senior skiing program in the country. The Silver Streaks kick-off the 2017/18 season on Monday, Dec. 11.
Silver Streaks membership benefits include reserved parking in lot #1, special parking for those 80+ years old, coffee and pastries in the Base Lodge from 8:30-10 a.m., mid-morning warm-up run with Waterville Valley Resort staff, complimentary snowsports clinics, ski storage during program dates, après ski party every Wednesday, reduced price NASTAR every Wednesday, and a Nordic Streaks program on Wednesdays.
All participants must purchase a lift ticket or season pass.
Silver Streaks program coordinator, Lori Fernandes, says, “It is looking to be another fantastic year on the mountain! The main lodge is looking great with many new updates and the Streaks’ storage area will be refurbished shortly. Sarah Bavaro will be helping Jen and I this year so there will be a new face working with us.”
Lori noted that the first apres party will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 13, a potluck at Lori’s house.
Silver Streaks program begins December 11, 2017 and runs until March 22, 2018. The program does not meet December 25-28, 2017, January 15, 2018 or February 19-22, 2018. Nordic Streaks Program will start as soon as trail conditions permit. Program pricing does not include lift ticket or rental equipment.