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Nine Vermont ski resorts are open December 4; some snow in forecast

Add Bromley Mountain to the list of Vermont ski resorts that plan to be open this weekend. They plan to start spinning their lifts on Saturday.Bromley Vermont ski area to open

Here are your choices for Vermont ski areas open this first weekend in December:

  • Bromley
  • Jay Peak
  • Killington
  • Mount Snow
  • Okemo
  • Smugglers' Notch
  • Stowe
  • Stratton
  • Sugarbush

Visit our <link internal-link ski>Vermont ski resorts snow conditions links page to check on what lifts and terrain are available. At many resorts only intermediate and expert skiing terrain are available at this time.

<link post when-do-vermont-ski-resorts-open-for-the-2010-2011-season external-link-new-window ski area opening>For a full list of anticipated opening dates in Vermont, visit this blog post.

The National Weather Service (NWS) says snow showers are likely in many mountain areas of Vermont on Saturday. Southern regions might pick up a half inch while northern areas may pick up four inches or so. All across the state the NWS shows snow or flurries in the forecast through Monday. I love it! We're glad to see you, December!

Follow this link to the <link http: www.erh.noaa.gov btv mountain external-link-new-window>NWS mountain forecast page for Vermont.

Photo: Bromley Mountain has been putting its new winch cat to work and expects to open for skiing and riding on Saturday, December 4. Photo courtesy of Bromley.

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