Wolf Creek Ski Area opens this Saturday and Sunday with 3 feet of snow
Last ski season had a record late close, allowing for nine months of skiing this year. This is just what the experts predicted :
December 16, 2008
University of Colorado-Boulder geography professor Mark Williams said Monday …. the season will be shorter because snow will accumulate later and melt earlier.
If carbon emissions increase, the average temperature at Park City will be 10.4 degrees warmer by 2100, and there likely will be no snowpack, according to the study. Skiing at Aspen, with an average temperature 8.6 degrees higher than now, will be marginal.