The slopes are open in West Virginia. Snowshoe Resort hosted its 34th annual rope drop Nov. 21. The resort is spinning two lifts that service six runs that include four features in the Spruce Glades Terrain Park. They are reporting a base of 10-20 inches. Early season lift ticket prices are in effect, Monday through Thursday. Adult passes cost $40; weekend passes, $50. Stick with us at OnTheSnow.com for snow conditions.