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ADG to Design/Build North America’s Longest Mountain Coaster March 27, 2017

March 24th, 2017

(Cohoes, NY) Aquatic Development Group, Inc. announces that their ADG Mountain Coaster has been selected for installation at Copper Mountain Resort in Frisco, CO. Slated for installation during the summer of 2017, once completed; Copper can tout its coaster as the longest in North America.

The ADG designed and…Keep Reading

From Concept to Coaster February 2, 2017

The Process of Building a Successful Mountain Coaster Ride.

A Case Study: Killington Resort, Killington, VT

Killington Resort, known by ski and boarding enthusiasts as “The Beast of the East”, was in search of an attraction that would anchor their summer operations expansion project. In early 2014 they contacted the team at ADG,…Keep Reading

Seasonal Ski Resorts Are Drawing More Guests Year-Round March 10, 2016

A recent article by Hotel News Now points out that the added value of providing guests with entertainment and attraction opportunities year-round instead of limiting options to a single season. Find out what top resorts around the country are doing to successfully transition from the single season concept…Keep Reading

Ski Resorts Are Expanding Their Range of Activities February 11, 2016

New York Times reports ski resorts, like Killington in Vermont, are working to attract business meetings and conferences and expanding their range of activities to offer options that are less weather-dependent.

Instead of skiing, guests can always use the resort’s spa or ride on a newly installed mountain coaster….Keep Reading

What to Do at a Ski Mountain When There’s No Snow January 4, 2016

Year by year Mother Nature becomes increasingly difficult to predict.  While 2014 produced a stellar winter season for Ski Mountains, 2015/2016 has been exceptionally underwhelming along the east coast.  

 

So, what exactly is there to do at a Ski Mountain when snow refuses to fall? Two words: Mountain…Keep Reading

10 Best Ski Resorts for Families November 2, 2015
Skiing can be intimidating — both skill-wise and money-wise — especially if your family is new to the sport. Luckily, most ski resorts offer trails and programs for beginners, many of them tailored to children specifically. More ski resorts have begun to offer additional activities for families, too,…Keep Reading

Successful Mountainside Waterparks October 19, 2015

10 key elements for the planning and design of your new waterpark

If you are considering tapping into the lucrative mountainside summer market, outdoor waterparks are the perfect summer destination attraction.  They allow you to capture more vacation dollars from your target customers and give your guests another reason to choose your mountain…Keep Reading