Welcome to winter
Early-season snowfall around the country gives a jumpstart to the ski season
October skiing in the Green Mountains. Gallery
Around the country, early-season snowfall has given a jumpstart to winter. In Colorado, both Arapahoe Basin and Loveland (which opened on Tuesday) are now open for business. This week in California, three feet of snow and counting has fallen at higher elevations, and Boreal (opening Friday) and Squaw Valley (opening Thursday for a one-day fundraiser) are scheduled to open this week.
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