Vermonters who didn’t want to wait for opening day scale the slopes of Stowe Mountain Resort, enjoying the first tracks of the season. (Produced by RYAN MERCER/FREE PRESS with special thanks to CONOR LAHIFF)
Hugh Johnson at Smuggler’s Notch Resort took this shot of round-the-clock snow making Tuesday on Sterling Mountain. The resort plans to open the day after Thanksgiving full-time with a possible two-day opening the weekend before.
Scott Braaten took this shot of Conor Lahiff of Jericho enjoying fresh powder at Stowe Mountain Resort Tuesday after an early-season storm coated Mt. Mansfield and much of the Green Mountains, brining with it a cold front that will allow for round-the-clock snow making.
The Week in Pictures for March 19: Stacia Melick of Bolton enjoys temperatures in the mid-70’s while snowboarding at Bolton Valley Resort on Monday, March 9, 2012. http://bfpne.ws/GUlvd0 (Photo by GLENN RUSSELL, Free Press)