Ski Areas http://wamc.org en Record Number of Ski Areas Open Early http://wamc.org/post/record-number-ski-areas-open-early <p></p><p></p><p>A record number of ski areas in the region have opened before Thanksgiving this year. And it’s not just alpine areas. Nordic ski centers are among the resorts capitalizing on early winter conditions. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 22:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 78668 at http://wamc.org Record Number of Ski Areas Open Early Ski Areas Eagerly Anticipate Heavy Snow Fall http://wamc.org/post/ski-areas-eagerly-anticipate-heavy-snow-fall <p>A forecasted heavy winter storm is good news for area ski resorts and winter sports enthusiasts.<br><br>The winter storm that is expected to bring up to a foot and a half of snow to the region is coming during a key weekend for ski resorts.&nbsp; The Christmas to New Year holiday week accounts for substantial revenues, and Mad River Glen Spokesman Eric Friedman says a deep natural snowfall will bring more skiiers to the slopes.<br> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 17:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 54547 at http://wamc.org Ski Areas Eagerly Anticipate Heavy Snow Fall