Cold snap bodes well for mountains’ opening day

By Brandon Barrett

Whistler Blackcomb says 11 runs will be ready by opening day, Nov. 27
by Brandon Barrett
Even just a week ago, if you were to look up at the snow line, you could be forgiven for thinking that Whistler Blackcomb (WB) may have some trouble getting enough runs ready for opening day. But with a recent cold snap dropping alpine temperatures to as low as -12C, the resort’s 240 snow guns have kicked into high gear, turning six million gallons of water into powder in under 24 hours earlier this week.…

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Source:: Pique Newsmagazine

November 12, 2014


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