This Week in History

10 years ago:
Haystack Club lift crews were load testing the Hayfever chair lift in preparation for planned operation of the ski area during the upcoming winter.  Boxes lined with plastic bags were placed in chairs and filled with water to simulate skiers.  Each box weighed over 200 pounds.  Haystack Club, then owned by developer Bob Foisie, was later sold to Hermitage Inn owner James Barnes, who changed the name to the Hermitage Club.

Support local journalism. Access to our full website, including e-edition archives, starts at only $2.

Click here to learn more about subscription options.

Are you a current online subscriber? Click to login.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add online access at no additional charge. Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Thank you for supporting community journalism and The Deerfield Valley News.


The Deerfield Valley News

797 VT Route 100 North
Wilmington, VT 05363

Phone: 802-464-3388
Fax: 802-464-7255

Comment Here