Latest storm sparks winter passion

Latest storm sparks winter passion
Local News

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — Early-season snow in a ski town generates buzz. The last several-inch whack of the white stuff finally put snow on the ground on the valley floor, and turned up the heat on passion for the coming season.In Vail, Buzz Schleper generally opens his ski shop, Buzz’s Boards, about mid-October. Most years, Schleper said shop is pretty quiet in the few weeks before Vail Mountain opens. This year is different. “The shop is super busy right now,” Schleper said. “We have a full staff working right now, and it’s all because of the early snow.”That early snow was …

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