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Wolf Creek ski area to open on Halloween

Vail Daily staff report
Aspen, CO Colorado

Courtesy Wolf Creek Ski AreaAfter receiving 15 inches of snow on Wednesday, Wolf Creek Ski Area is opening for the season on Halloween.

WOLF CREEK, Colo. – After receiving 15 inches of snow on Wednesday, Wolf Creek Ski Area is opening for the 2009-10 ski season on Halloween.

The southern Colorado ski mountain has received 22 inches of snow so far this season, and, conditions are powder and packed powder. The mid-mountain snow depth is 12 inches. Nova and Susan’s, both beginner runs, will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and more terrain will be available as conditions permit.

Kids are invited to wear their costumes and enjoy an early Halloween day on the beginner hill; a contest for the best carved pumpkin will start at 1 p.m.