2012 Black Diamond of Excellence Awards Winners–Going Downhill

Best Northern VT Ski/Ride Area
Jay Peak

Best Central VT Ski/Ride Area

Best Southern VT Ski/Ride Area
Mount Snow

Best Terrain Park
Mount Snow

Best Snowmaking
Mount Snow

Best Powder
Jay Peak

Best Bumps
Mad River Glen

Best Tree Skiing
Jay Peak

Best Grooming
Mount Snow

Mountain You’d Like to See Rise Again

Best Pond Skimming
Mount Snow

Best Mountain for Kids
Mount Snow

Mountain With the Raddest Parties

Best Ski/Ride Deals
Mount Snow

Best Trail
Paradise, Mad River Glen

Best Lift
Bluebird Express, Mount Snow

Best Lift Attendant
Andy Wilson (Wally), Mount Snow

Best Ski Instructor
Two-way tie: John Little, Jay Peak, MA Raymond, Sugarbush

Best Snowboard Instructor
Dean Zorn, Jay Peak

Best Groomer
Dave Heath, Jay Peak

Best Downhill Athlete (Female)
Kelly Clark

Best Downhill Athlete (Male)
John Egan

Best Rental Facilities
Mount Snow

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