Resorts Now Opening for 2015/2016 Season

Too excited to play it cool - ©Killington Resort

Too excited to play it cool
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Too excited to play it cool - ©Killington Resort
Copper Mountain opens with fresh snow for the 2015/16 season - ©Tripp Fay

Copper Mountain opens with fresh snow for the 2015/16 season
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Copper Mountain opens with fresh snow for the 2015/16 season - ©Tripp Fay
Copper Mountain skiers and riders getting down on a healthy base - ©Tripp Fay

Copper Mountain skiers and riders getting down on a healthy base
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Copper Mountain skiers and riders getting down on a healthy base - ©Tripp Fay
Copper unleashes its first riders of the year  - ©Tripp Fay

Copper unleashes its first riders of the year
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Copper unleashes its first riders of the year  - ©Tripp Fay
Opening day jib session at Copper Mountain - ©Tripp Fay

Opening day jib session at Copper Mountain
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Opening day jib session at Copper Mountain - ©Tripp Fay
Keystone Resort open for 2015/16 season - ©Keystone Resort

Keystone Resort open for 2015/16 season
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Keystone Resort open for 2015/16 season - ©Keystone Resort
Keystone opens with fresh snow for 2015 - ©Keystone Resort

Keystone opens with fresh snow for 2015
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Keystone opens with fresh snow for 2015 - ©Keystone Resort
Keystone offers more than 1,600 vertical feet of terrain on opening day - ©Keystone Resort

Keystone offers more than 1,600 vertical feet of terrain on opening day
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Keystone offers more than 1,600 vertical feet of terrain on opening day - ©Keystone Resort
Mt. Rose open with fresh snow for 2015/16 season - ©Mt. Rose

Mt. Rose open with fresh snow for 2015/16 season
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Mt. Rose open with fresh snow for 2015/16 season - ©Mt. Rose
Mt. Rose continuing to pile on snow on opening day - ©Mt. Rose

Mt. Rose continuing to pile on snow on opening day
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Mt. Rose continuing to pile on snow on opening day - ©Mt. Rose
Mountain High's first chair of the 2015/16 season - ©Mountain High

Mountain High's first chair of the 2015/16 season
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Mountain High's first chair of the 2015/16 season - ©Mountain High
Mountain High opens its gates for 2015/16 - ©Mountain High

Mountain High opens its gates for 2015/16
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Mountain High opens its gates for 2015/16 - ©Mountain High
Hitting the first rails of the year at Mountain High - ©Mountain High

Hitting the first rails of the year at Mountain High
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Hitting the first rails of the year at Mountain High - ©Mountain High
First chair at Mammoth Mountain's opening day - ©Peter Morning/MMSA

First chair at Mammoth Mountain's opening day
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First chair at Mammoth Mountain's opening day - ©Peter Morning/MMSA
It's all smiles when your home resort opens a week early - ©Peter Morning/MMSA

It's all smiles when your home resort opens a week early
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It's all smiles when your home resort opens a week early - ©Peter Morning/MMSA
Mammoth offers its best opening day conditions in five years - ©Peter Morning/MMSA

Mammoth offers its best opening day conditions in five years
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Mammoth offers its best opening day conditions in five years - ©Peter Morning/MMSA
Mammoth looking good after a 30 inch dump - ©Peter Morning/MMSA

Mammoth looking good after a 30 inch dump
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Mammoth looking good after a 30 inch dump - ©Peter Morning/MMSA
Mammoth pride - ©Peter Morning/MMSA

Mammoth pride
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Mammoth pride - ©Peter Morning/MMSA
Cheers! Mammoth is the first to open in CA - ©Peter Morning/MMSA

Cheers! Mammoth is the first to open in CA
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Cheers! Mammoth is the first to open in CA - ©Peter Morning/MMSA
Arapahoe Basin kicks off the 2015/16 season - ©Arapahoe Basin Ski Area

Arapahoe Basin kicks off the 2015/16 season
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Arapahoe Basin kicks off the 2015/16 season - ©Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
A-basin snow gun - ©Arapahoe Basin Ski Area

A-basin snow gun
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A-basin snow gun - ©Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
Getting the A-bay mini-park juiced for opening day  - ©Arapahoe Basin Ski Area

Getting the A-bay mini-park juiced for opening day
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Getting the A-bay mini-park juiced for opening day  - ©Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
Wolf Creek is now open for business - ©Rosanne H. Pitcher courtesy of the Wolf Creek Ski Area

Wolf Creek is now open for business
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Wolf Creek is now open for business - ©Rosanne H. Pitcher courtesy of the Wolf Creek Ski Area
Looks like eight inches is plenty of base to work with - ©Rosanne H. Pitcher courtesy of the Wolf Creek Ski Area

Looks like eight inches is plenty of base to work with
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Looks like eight inches is plenty of base to work with - ©Rosanne H. Pitcher courtesy of the Wolf Creek Ski Area
Everyone's getting in on the early season action - ©Rosanne H. Pitcher courtesy of the Wolf Creek Ski Area

Everyone's getting in on the early season action
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Everyone's getting in on the early season action - ©Rosanne H. Pitcher courtesy of the Wolf Creek Ski Area
Loveland's first chair of the 2015/16 season - ©Casey Day

Loveland's first chair of the 2015/16 season
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Loveland's first chair of the 2015/16 season - ©Casey Day
Testing Loveland's 18-inch base  - ©Casey Day

Testing Loveland's 18-inch base
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Testing Loveland's 18-inch base  - ©Casey Day
It's never too early in the season to start jibbin' - ©Casey Day

It's never too early in the season to start jibbin'
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It's never too early in the season to start jibbin' - ©Casey Day
Opening Day Loveland 2015/16 - ©Casey Day

Opening Day Loveland 2015/16
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Opening Day Loveland 2015/16 - ©Casey Day
Vermont is ready to ride!  - ©Killington Resort

Vermont is ready to ride!
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Vermont is ready to ride!  - ©Killington Resort
Skiers and riders enjoying some of their first rides to the top. - ©Killington Resort

Skiers and riders enjoying some of their first rides to the top.
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Skiers and riders enjoying some of their first rides to the top. - ©Killington Resort
Time to get the ski legs back - ©Killington Resort

Time to get the ski legs back
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Time to get the ski legs back - ©Killington Resort
Fresh tracks in mid October - ©Sunday River

Fresh tracks in mid October
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Fresh tracks in mid October - ©Sunday River
Fall colors abound at Sunday River - ©Sunday River

Fall colors abound at Sunday River
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Fall colors abound at Sunday River - ©Sunday River
Digging into some fresh - ©Sunday River

Digging into some fresh
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Digging into some fresh - ©Sunday River
Snow making in full force - ©Sunday River

Snow making in full force
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Snow making in full force - ©Sunday River

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