Students rejoice at Vail, Beaver Creek during rare snow day

2nd February, 2016 by

By Ross Leonhart

EAGLE COUNTY — Students across Eagle County woke up to a snow day on Tuesday, the third in over 30 years.Both Vail and Beaver Creek reported nearly 30 inches in three days, and inclement road conditions prompted Eagle County Schools to shut down for a day, allowing students to enjoy all of the recent powder.“Thank you, Mother Nature, for bringing us a snow day,” said Addison Mandeville, a third-grader at Gypsum Elementary School who was skiing at Beaver Creek with her sister, Danielle, and mom, Casey, on Tuesday.Betty Bartok, a second-grader at Brush Creek Elementary School, was up at 5:30 …

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