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A widespread, but quick-moving storm left each of Colorado Ski Country USA’s member resorts with fresh snow on Monday to kick off the President’s Day holiday week. With snow totals ranging from a few inches to record-breaking totals, Colorado Ski Country’s cumulative 24-hour snow total was more than130 inches on Monday morning. 

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[R425R, Steamboat] was the surprise big winner of this storm, reporting 27 inches in 24 hours. The storm stretched clear across the state with southwestern Colorado’s resorts receiving impressive totals as well. [R511R, Wolf Creek] received 14 inches, [R456R, Telluride] reported 9 inches, [R1435R, Silverton] had 8 inches and [R330R, Durango Mountain] got 5 inches. 

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In Central Colorado, [R25R, Aspen/Snowmass]’ four ski areas had a strong showing with five to seven inches each; [R120R, Crested Butte] received four inches and [R445R, Sunlight Mountain] also got new snow. 

Resorts closer to the I-70 corridor and Front Range, including [R507R, Winter Park], [R113R, Copper Mountain], [R372R, Ski Cooper], [R365R, SolVista Basin], [R20R, Arapahoe Basin], [R220R, Loveland Ski Area], [R143R, Eldora Mountain] and [R1673R, Echo Mountain], all reported fresh snow from this storm. 

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Two Colorado Gems, [R329R, Powderhorn] and [R240R, Monarch] were in Mother Nature’s good graces as well. Powderhorn reported 19 inches on Monday morning and Monarch reported 9 inches. With all this fresh snow, there is no better time to get off the beaten path and visit a Colorado Gem. Both Powderhorn and Monarch offer $10 off an adult full day lift ticket with a Colorado Gems Card

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Snow is expected to continue throughout the week. A few inches is in the forecast each day with Thursday looking like the next powder day. Get out and enjoy the best of Colorado at a Colorado Ski Country USA resort.