Big snowstorm thrills crowds visiting Vail

Big snowstorm thrills crowds visiting Vail
Local News

By John LaConte

VAIL — The powder has been plentiful during what was expected to be somewhat of a dry January.Another 9 inches reported by Vail Mountain on Saturday morning delighted guests in town enjoying the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday weekend, some at the end of a vacation, others just starting.In Lionshead, Ski Base owner Jay Lucas said there was a run on powder skis Saturday morning.“It was crazy, how busy we were with people coming in wanting the fat boards,” he said.Among Lucas’ customers were Rob Lewis and his son, 19-year-old Nate, just ending their vacation from Maryland.“The powder came …

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