50 Inch Snow Storm Hits Snowbird!
Tue 13 November 12
Salt Lake City was covered in two feet on snow while the storm left over 50 inches over the Snowbird resort between Friday and Sunday last week.
50 Inch Snow Storm Hits Snowbird! © Snowbird
The impressive snowfall has brought forward the opening of the resort to Thursday the 15th of November.
President Bob Bonar said of the epic snowfall:
"This is the storm we needed to get the season started off right, Lake effect made a good storm into a great storm leaving more than four feet of snow throughout the mountain."
This Thursday will see Gadzoom, Mid-Gad and Chickadee chairlifts all open. The Aerial Tram is also due to open on Regulator Johnson on Saturday, Nov. 17 if conditions permit.
Staying at Snowbird:
The early snow fall has made for an impressive snpw base, if you are interested in making the most of this deals start from just $99* include accommodation and lift pass or maximize your savings with the Ski Free Stay the 4th Night Free package. In addition, the Mountain Vacation or Cliff Lodge: 7 Night Stay and Ski packages combine all your needs, from lift tickets to airport transfers. Call 1-800-453-3000 to speak with a reservations specialist.
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