Ski Report: How to Survive on a Really Busy Day
Imagine you're driving to a ski resort. It's a stunning day, bright blue sky, blanket of fresh snow. You can't wait for that feeling of still and quiet solitude when you're atop a mountain vista, preparing to shoosh your way down the hill. Then you arrive at the parking lot and harsh reality kicks in: it's crowded. Really crowded.
If you're a skier or snowboarder in the USA, you've no doubt felt the crush of a popular mountain. Whether it's a holiday or simply any resort on the Colorado I-70 corridor on a weekend, ski resorts get jam-packed. With the long President's Day weekend coming upand a great year for snowfall, big crowds are in the forecast.
Here are six quick tips on how to survive without spending the day in line: