Podcast #1: Killington and Pico President and…

Listen now (64 min) | The Storm Skiing Podcast #1 | Download this episode on iTunes and Google Play| Read the full overview at skiing.substack.com. Who: Mike Solimano, President and General Manager, Killington Resort and Pico Mountain Why I interviewed him: Because The Beast. Because October to June. Because sheer sprawl and size and moxie. Because we all need this place more than most of us will ever admit. Because if you’re going to start something like a podcast about Northeast skiing, you really ought to lead off with the most punch-you-in-your-face prominent part of Northeast skiing. Because have you ever stood at the K1 base on a mid-winter weekend Saturday and watched the hordes tumbling down from every direction and zigzagging and poling away toward Superstar and Snowdon and the lifts shooting off all over the place and the sheer forests and deadbolt double-blacks rising menacingly before you and wondered my God how do they hold this all together? This is the guy who holds it all together.

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