Lots of awesome stuff going on at WF. New snow guns, regrading of green terrain, and loads of lodge construction on both main and bears den. Lots of thought and good ideas went into this but this season is going to be a work in progress. Everyone is going to need to be patient for what is to come.
"It is better to go skiing and think of God, than go to church and think of sport."
Artic Explorer Fridtjof Nansen
Let’s Make Snow
WILMINGTON, N.Y. --- Whiteface Mountain, in Wilmington, N.Y., turned on the snowguns today, Tuesday, Nov. 7, and began making snow for its planned Friday, Nov. 24, opening for skiing and riding.
Crews have begun blowing snow from Connector to the mountain’s base.
Photos from today’s snowmaking can be found HERE. Photos courtesy of ORDA/ Whiteface Lake Placid
"If it's my mountain, I'm installing a fixed grip and telling the lifties to stuff the beginners into chairs as aggressively as they have to, to keep it going full speed." —Brownski