November 21, 2012

Opening Day Photo Gallery

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The lifts are spinning!  The crowds have come out for the Crested Butte Mountain Resort’s opening day.  Ullr opened the skiing with his Snow Maidens leading the people’s prayer for snow.  The champagne was popped, and the skiing and riding began.  Snowmaking put 2 runs down the Red Lady Express that merge before the jib park and Warming House Hill, and the Ice Bar is open.  SheJumps was out in style, and CBMR offered free tickets for the day.  We have a little gallery provided by Trent Bona Photography highlighting the action:

See you at Ápres!

About the Author

2. Will Dujardin
Will Dujardin is our content editor at West Elk Project. He competes in big mountain competitions and coaches the Crested Butte Mountain Sports Team. Skiing is his life and he likes to mix it with other fun things like DH mountain biking and traveling.