POWDER RIDGE COVID-19 OPERATING PLAN

Please play responsibly at Powder Ridge to help us stay open this Winter!

Last updated: 9/30/2020
(our operating plan may change as we continue to follow CDC and state recommendations, please keep checking back here for the latest updates)

Purchasing Tickets

  • Advance online tickets will be required for skiing, snowboarding and snowtubing this Winter.
  • Season Pass Holders do not have to reserve tickets.

Please Stay Home If Sick

  • Please do your part in protecting others, and stay home or go home when experiencing the following symptoms: muscle aches, headache, loss of smell or taste, sore throat, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue.
  • Powder Ridge will perform daily wellness checks of all employees prior to the start of their shifts.

Boot Up In The Car

  • To save space inside our chalet this season, please boot up/get dressed in your vehicle. 
  • Powder Ridge will not be allowing ski bags inside the chalet. Please leave your belongings in your vehicle.

Face Coverings

  • Powder Ridge will require face coverings when indoors, except when eating or drinking.
  • Face coverings are strongly recommended outdoors, and required when social distancing cannot be achieved.
  • All Powder Ridge employees will be required to wear a face covering while on duty.

Physical Distancing

  • Guests are encouraged to follow the 6 feet of physical distancing whenever possible.  Powder Ridge will create operational plans that allow for appropriate spacing between guests.  This includes, but is not limited to: lift lines, front desk lines, food and beverage outlets, lessons and employee spaces.
  • Guests are encouraged to follow social distancing protocols of 6 feet when around people outside of their party.
  • Tables inside the chalet will be spaced 6 feet apart.

Cleaning & Disinfection

  • Powder Ridge staff will be disinfecting high-touch areas per CDC recommendations.
  • Sanitation stations will be available throughout the resort for guest and employee use.

Food Services

  • Chester’s Bar & Grill will have limited capacity due to state regulations.
  • Ridgeview Kitchen will no longer be self serve; instead our staff will be handing food out to guests.

Riding The Lifts

  • Guests will be asked to self-group and load lifts with their traveling party. Lift attendants will not require guests to ride a chairlift with people they do not know.
  • Guests are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings whenever physical distancing cannot be achieved.

Rental Shop

  • Face coverings are required when in our Rental Shop.
  • Cleaning and disinfecting per CDC recommendations.

Ski School/Lessons

  • Online reservations only.
  • All Ski School Instructors will be required to wear a face covering during a lesson.