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How to Live With Bears

Tim Merrick’s Fall Newsletter 2016 How to Live With Bears There have been a lot of sightings of bears this past year. Encounters between bears and humans are rare but it is important to know how to react when you … Continue reading

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Tim Merrick’s Winter 2015-16 Newsletter

Contributed by Tim Merrick The winter certainly got off to a slow start but as we approach President’s Weekend, everything seems to be on track with regard to ski operations with a good base and all slopes open. The skiing … Continue reading

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Tim Merrick–Fall 2015 Newsletter

Contributed by Tim Merrick Although it is rare that that I ask for your financial help, this is an appropriate exception. Our office colleague, Leigh Ann Hensley and her husband Greg have one young son, a wonderful and beautiful little … Continue reading

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Wintergreen Performing Arts Summer 2015–You Can Help

Summer Music Festival One of the things that makes Wintergreen such a unique, wonderful place to vacation is its spectacular diversity. In addition to the better-known amenities, Wintergreen offers world-class fine arts. This year, the Wintergreen Performing Arts Society 2015 … Continue reading

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New Farmers Market Video

Follow our interviewer as he tours the farmers market behind our office in Nellysford. Tim talks to a few of many vendors who offer produce, meat, bread, drink, and artwork each Saturday. Watch the video, and come see for yourself. … Continue reading

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Spring is Here. Don’t Miss It!

It’s Time for Spring! After almost 40 inches of natural snow this season, we are ready for Spring. If you limit your visits only to Summer or Winter, you are missing at least half of what our area has to … Continue reading

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Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project

Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project If you own land in Nelson or Augusta counties, it’s likely that you have heard about the Atlantic Coast Pipeline proposal for a 42-inch natural gas pipeline running through Augusta and Nelson counties. There are several … Continue reading

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First Quarter 2015 Update

Resort News As you know, Wintergreen was acquired by EPR Properties in February, 2015. EPR and their operator the Pacific Group are hard at work on the transition and on completing a successful ski season. While it is too soon … Continue reading

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Greetings on The First Day of Fall 2014

Contributed by Tim Merrick The weather has turned this morning and the leaves have noticed. The most beautiful time of year is finally here. The leaves are just starting to turn so make plans to visit soon. The Farmer’s Almanac … Continue reading

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New Year 2015 Newsletter

Contributed by Tim Merrick View from Mountain Inn Courtyard this week The good news this winter is we opened for skiing in November with almost a foot of natural snow over Thanksgiving and got a good jump on snow making … Continue reading

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