News and Events

Welcome to the Friends of Burke Mountain News page, your source of reliable information about upcoming events, our organization, news about the Burke Area and Northeast Kingdom Region of Vermont, and developments at Burke Mountain. If you want to to become a Burkie writer, contact us at getinvolved@friendsofburke.com.

The Receiver’s Website

Burke Mountain is currently in receivership as a result of alleged securities fraud committed by the Mountain’s owners. Michael Goldberg, an experienced attorney and receiver, is the receiver of the Burke Mountain entities, including the Mountain and Hotel. Mr....

About the Receivership and SEC Investigation

In this place on our website, we will post the best written and most recent stories about the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s investigations into the alleged $350 million Ponzi-like scheme that led a U.S. District Court to place Burke Mountain, Jay Peak...

Burke is Back!

Burke is Back! On Saturday, May 28, 2016, from 2PM to 7PM, we will celebrate the reopening of Burke Mountain with an event at the beloved Bear Den. We are hoping for an overflow crowd, with plenty of room for celebrating outside, for this event cosponsored by Leisure...

Burke Mountain Academy announces plans for new training center

Burke Mountain Academy, the leading ski training academy in the U.S., has once again stepped in to show its support for Burke Mountain. On May 20, 2016, BMA announced that it would begin construction of the $2.8 million Ronnie Berlack Training Center, the premier...