17 January 2012

Vail Mountain Blanketed With 10 Inches of Fresh Powder Snow

VAIL, Colo. — Jan. 17, 2012 — Skiers and snowboarders were eager to load the lifts and take advantage of nearly a foot of fresh powder snow that fell across Colorado throughout the day on Monday and into the night. Vail Mountain, the largest ski resort in the United States, received 10 inches from Monday morning to Tuesday morning while Beaver Creek received nine, Breckenridge five and Keystone four.