Western Canada Looks Set For Record Snowfall Season

Western Canada Looks Set For Record Snowfall Season

February 12, 2012

As parts of North America still battle for good snow cover, some resorts in Alberta and BC look set to break records for snowfall tallys by the end of their long season in May.

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Denver: Spring snow welcomed at ski areas

Spring snow shuts down 80-mile stretch of I-70

17 April 2009

The storm was welcomed at ski areas, though, where the economic downturn has reduced bookings more than 8 percent from last year at some resorts.

On Friday, the slopes were packed with late-season skiers and snowboarders taking their final runs of the season most resorts close Sunday.


New England resorts find good snow recession-proof

New England resorts find good snow recession-proof

February 21, 2009

NEWRY, Maine—The economy may be melting down, but the snow keeps piling up at New England’s big ski mountains, enabling them to dodge the avalanche of bad news about job losses and business failures.