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Mohawk Mountain: Opening Day

mohawk mountain connecticut ski area 1957 vintage

Nice job, Mohawk!  The Connecticut ski area kicked off the 2013-14 season on Thanksgiving weekend.  Here is a look back at Mohawk from January 1957.  Signage reads as follows:

MOHAWK MOUNTAIN TRAIL SYSTEM  An arrangement of ten varied trails   Nine tows and four slopes   Skiing for novice to expert   Trails average ¾ mile.

NOTICE   We have done our best to provide safe equipment & smooth skiing areas for you   But all skiers must agree in advance of skiing to use area and equipment entirely at their own risk

CROSS COUNTRY SKIING   Trails start from summit – good views   Inquire for special guided trips   SPLIT ROCK – 1 ¾  mile level and downhill   TOWER TRAIL – 4 miles up and downhill   DO NOT TOUR ALONE

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