Haystack, the nearby ski resort has 23 lifts and has 14 feet of white snow per year on its 145 runs. The height difference is 1,160 feet at Haystack. Haystack is esteemed by skiers; it has 71% intermediate or beginner runs and 29% hard runs. A total of 771 acres of skiable land in all. Nothing is more cool than a journey to a zoo, Tregelly's Fiber Farm is near Searsburg Reservoir. A lake nearby is Lake Sadawga, and a pleasant nearby hotel is Mt Snow Grand Summit
Resort. East Branch Deerfield River is a magnificent spot to have a look at, and what would winter be without some skiing at Haystack.
The footbridge crossing the East Branch Deerfield River, a few hundred yards north of the Searsburg Reservoir on the Somerset Road. Taken summer 2007.
- Jim Latchis