Ski resorts

Snow may not be piling up in Colorado ski resorts this season, but anxiety is certainly

Vail Ski Patrol watches as skiers and snowboarders descend from Mountain Top Express on opening day in Vail. The weather was a mixture of sun and clouds.Chris Dillmann / Vail Daily DENVER – It wasn’t that long ago that ski resort operators were losing sleep over snowfall. Then they had …

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CHAMPION, Pa. – The snow is falling and a new, faster ski lift is set to rise for the start of the season at Seven Springs Mountain Resort. Company officials have not announced opening dates for two Somerset County ski resorts – but automated ‘snow cannons’ were activated at 2:15 …

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No more substantial snow for Tahoe likely until late November

Ski resorts in the Lake Tahoe Basin are in desperate need of a heavy dose of fresh powder, but meteorologists say the area is highly unlikely to receive significant snow that will remain until the end of November. “We’re lucky to have a system on Tuesday and it might bring …

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Ski resorts are considering dessert after the feast

Those eager to hit the mountain can prepare for the scheduled openings of Lookout Pass, Silver Mountain, and Schweitzer ski resorts the day after Thanksgiving. Matt Sawyer, marketing and sales manager for Lookout Pass ski resort, located off Interstate 90, said they plan to open on Nov. 26 – or …

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Ski season kicks off in Colorado, COVID-19 cases on the rise

SUMMIT COUNTY, Colorado – Mountain towns are set to welcome skiers and runners again, but as opening day for several ski areas approaches, COVID-19 cases are on the rise in Colorado. Summit County public health officials issued a county-wide advisory two days before Breckenridge opened. According to the advisory, Summit …

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Skiing, climbing and crazy clouds »Explorersweb

Overview of the alpine events of the last days of autumn and the first days of winter … The late Hansjorg Auer on the second length of Marmolada’s “Last Tango”. Photo: Much Mayr The last tango … In the Marmolada of the Dolomites, Much Mayr completed ‘Last Tango’, an itinerary …

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