Bromley Mountain

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Bromley Mountain
Bromley Mountain
Bromley Mountain
Location Peru, Vermont, USA
Nearest city Manchester
Coordinates 43°13′40″N 72°56′19″W / 43.22778°N 72.93861°W / 43.22778; -72.93861 (Bromley Mountain)
Vertical 1,334 feet (407 m) [1]
Top elevation 3,263 feet (995 m)
Base elevation 1,956 feet (596 m)
Skiable area 178 acres (72 ha)
Runs 45

Bromley Mountain is a mountain in the Green Mountains of southern Vermont, United States. It is located in Bennington County, seven miles (11 km) to the east of Manchester, Vermont and just west of Peru, Vermont. It is a popular destination for such sports as skiing and snowboarding.

The Bromley Mountain resort was founded by Fred Pabst Jr., the son of the famous Captain Frederick Pabst (Frederick was the founder of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer). It is home to 45 trails, including 4 glades, beginner to expert, served by nine lifts. Bromley was once rated number one in family programs in all of North America by SKI Magazine.

Due to its southern exposure, Bromley is known as "The Sun Mountain."[2] The Long Trail and Appalachian Trail go over the mountain.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bromley Mountain,VT". SnoCountry.com. Retrieved 2009-01-18. 
  2. ^ Sergey Ulitenok Bromley Resort – The Sun Mountain in Vermont Vertexpress May 04, 2010

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