Vail Opening Day: Terrain openings, highway closures

20th November, 2015 by

By John LaConte

VAIL — The season started Friday like any good November powder day, with terrain openings to start the day and highway closures to end it.Local residents rejoiced in the immense powder and acreage available for skiing and snowboarding. Max Rowe grew up skiing Vail and called it one of the best opening days he’s ever seen. When the lifts stopped loading passengers for the day, he headed down but not home. He lives on the Front Range and didn’t want to brave the traffic.“There’s no way I’m headed back now,” he said, with a glance toward a closed I-70 eastbound. …

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