Vail, Beaver Creek skiers, snowboarders enjoy snowy Christmas conditions

24th December, 2015 by

By Ross Leonhart

VAIL — Skiers and snowboarders at Vail and Beaver Creek are getting a gift that keeps giving this Christmas.As of Christmas Eve, Vail Mountain had reported 26 inches of new snow in the past week, and Beaver Creek Mountain reported 20 inches. Joel Gratz and OpenSnow.com are forecasting more snow to fall Christmas morning and during the day today.Dan Smitley has been living in the valley for 11 years. He was out on Thursday with his friend Mike George, from Columbus, Ohio.“It’s probably the best this week that I’ve skied this year,” Smitley said.Fresh snowfall throughout the week have created …

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