CANANDAIGUA, New York (November 30, 2023) – Bristol Mountain proudly welcomed skiers and snowboarders back to the slopes on opening day for the highly anticipated 2023-24 season. The day was filled with excitement as winter enthusiasts eagerly returned to their beloved mountain playground.


As the lifts resumed, Bristol Mountain continued its tradition of awarding first-chair honors to a dedicated group of skiers. Teddy Kula achieved an impressive four-year streak, with Cody and Harper Swan close behind, both boasting three consecutive years as first-chair riders. Ben Zimmerman joined this dedicated group, solidifying his position among the biggest opening day enthusiasts.


Daniel Fuller, General Manager of Bristol Mountain, shared his excitement about the return of guests to the mountain. He said, "We are thrilled to kick off another incredible season at Bristol Mountain. We are excited to welcome back our loyal guests and embrace the joy and energy that comes with a fresh winter season. Our team has been working tirelessly to ensure an unforgettable experience for everyone who visits us this year."


Paul Trippi, Mountain Operations Manager, also highlighted the dedication of Bristol Mountain's snowmaking team in preparing for this momentous day. "Over the past couple of weeks, our dedicated snowmaking team has put in an extraordinary effort to ensure the mountain is ready for our guests. Their hard work and expertise made it possible for us to be open today.”


Bristol Mountain’s operating hours will be 9 am to 4 pm on Friday, December 1st, Saturday, December 2nd, and Sunday, December 3rd. To stay informed about operating hours from Monday, December 4th, to Friday, December 8th, please refer to the Bristol Mountain website. All-day lift tickets will be available at a price of $54 this weekend.


As the winter season takes full swing, Bristol Mountain invites everyone to embrace the thrill of carving down the slopes and create lasting memories with family and friends.


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