About Jay Peak
Jay Peak is a four season resort in Northern Vermont, close to Canada and Burlington, and far from anything resembling ordinary. Featuring a year-round indoor waterpark, ice arena, championship golf course and, of course, the East's best skiing and snowboarding, Jay offers a mountain getaway for everyone.
Annual Events at Jay Peak Resort
The Jay Peak Trail Running Family Festival
(September): The annual Jay Peak Trail Fest gather more than 600 runners and racers up to Jay Peak for a weekend of sunshine, adventure, good food, and good fun. The festival is a series of trail races for all abilities (ages 4-109) over Labor Day Weekend. There are three 5Ks on Saturday: run one, two or three races rated in difficulty like your ski slopes (green circle, blue square, black diamond). You may enter all three for our "Trail Runners with Issues" award too. There is a 25K and a 50K ultra trail race on Sunday. This race series allows the beginner to the trail running nut multiple levels to compete.
Anual Beach Party
(March): The Beach Party celebrates over three decades of fun in the sun, or snow in our case. Join us for live music by the High Breaks, Long Trail giveaways, and enough waterslides to entertain any child, big or small.
Jay Peak Music Series
(Schedules vary for each season - summer, fall, winter and spring.): Jay Peak is presenting several well known groups and solo artists in the Foeger Ballroom.
Find complete list and schedule of other events here
OnTheSnow.com Overview of Jay Peak Resort
Jay Peak Resort, located on Jay Peak in Vermont’s Green Mountains, is home to some of the East’s best terrain providing skiers and riders with amazing tree glades, long groomed trails, and abundant natural snowfall. The resort lies just south of the Canadian border near the town of Jay, Vermont.
At Jay Peak, there is a great mix of beginner to advanced trails connected by an updated chairlift system. The ski area contains a large snow making infrastructure able to cover a majority of the resort.