Aspen received 17 inches of fresh powder in the last week and more snow is predicted tonight.
Buttermilk Mountain opens today, marking the date that all Aspen/Snowmass mountains – Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk – will be open for the 2012-2013 season.
The 45th Anniversary of Snowmass is on Sunday with a big celebration in Snowmass Base Village. More info on the event can be found here:
More photos from the opening weekend can be seen here.