Bear Mountain has announced it will open for the 2013-14 winter season on Wednesday but Snow Summit will not.
At Bear, Chair 9 was expected to be running top to bottom accessing the following trails: Upper Park Run, Expressway, The Gulch and Lower Park Run. The runs off Chair 9 are intermediate to advanced, and there will be no beginner trails available on opening day, according to the resort.
Early season pricing – which includes $40 for an all-day adult ticket and $16 per child – will be in effect.
Snow Summit will not be opening on Wednesday after all. “Unfortunately, last night’s low temperature was not as low as we hoped. Warmer temps plus high humidity pushed back our opening day,” said a post this morning on the resort’s website. …
When Summit does open, Chair 1 will service the top of the mountain and provide access to intermediate level runs while Chair 8 will service the beginner area.
“Plan on arriving early as ticket sales may be limited due to limited terrain,” said the resort’s website.