First major dump of the season goes to ...

Tue 21 September 10

The Candadian Banff resorts of Lake Louise, Mt. Norquay and Sunshine Village got their first major dump of snow of the season today, and the first report of snowfall that we've received. Bring it on.

First major dump of the season goes to ...

First major dump of the season goes to ... © Photo: Ski Banff-Lake Louise-Sunshine

Over 20cm of snow blanketed Banff-Lake Louise today, with more forecasted. The snowstorm started yesterday and continued non-stop throughout the night.

Mt. Norquay Sept 21 2010
Mt. Norquay Sept 21 2010
Photo: Ski Banff-Lake Louise-Sunshine

Mt. Norquay Sept 21 2010
Mt. Norquay Sept 21 2010
Photo: Ski Banff-Lake Louise-Sunshine

Mt. Norquay Sept 21 2010
Mt. Norquay Sept 21 2010
Photo: Ski Banff-Lake Louise-Sunshine

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